Ng Eng Hen on MINDEF's rejection of application from Ben Davis to defer NS
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Ng Eng Hen on MINDEF's rejection of application from Ben Davis to defer NS(Updated: )
Minister for Defence Ng Eng Hen spoke in Parliament on Monday (Aug 6), saying MINDEF could not find any valid grounds to approve the application for deferment of NS enlistment by Ben Davis. "There is no commitment to serve Singapore or our national interests," said Dr Ng, on the 17-year-old who has a contract with Premier League side Fulham FC.