To further opposition cause, NSP says it will not contest in Punggol East by-election

The Real Singapore, 14 Dec 2012
Secretary-General of the National Solidarity Party (NSP) Hazel Poa, said that NSP has decided not to create a multi-cornered fight by contesting in the by-election.
This is “in the interest of furthering the opposition cause”, she said.
Indeed, such selfless spirit from NSP is commendable.
The Workers’ Party (WP) contested in the Punggol East SMC at the last election. In a statement on 12 Dec, WP said that it is ready to offer a choice to the voters of Punggol East SMC again in the by-election.
History has shown that any multi-cornered fights in elections will always benefit the incumbent ruling party, PAP. Full story