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PM Lee files application for summary judgement against blogger

Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong filed an application for a summary judgement against blogger Roy Ngerng, asking the court to stop Mr Ngerng from disseminating allegations regarding Central Provident Fund monies, and Mr Lee.

SINGAPORE: Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has filed a court application for a summary judgement against blogger Roy Ngerng.

In the application, Mr Lee’s lawyers sought damages and asked the court to stop Mr Ngerng from publishing or disseminating allegations that Mr Lee is guilty of criminal misappropriation of the monies paid by Singaporeans to the Central Provident Fund.

On the grounds of this court application, Mr Lee’s lawyers added that Mr Ngerng has no defence and the only issue to be determined is damages.

Mr Lee’s lawyers also provided the affidavits of seven others in support of this application.

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