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GE2020: Lee Hsien Yang joins Tan Cheng Bock’s Progress Singapore Party

Jun 24, 2020 | 🚀 Fathership
"I have great pleasure in giving this membership card to Lee Hsien Yang," said Dr Tan, adding that Mr Lee joined "Some time ago, but we couldn't communicate this".

Dr Tan did not confirm if Mr Lee will be contesting in the upcoming General Election.

Mr Lee, who has been seen in public with Dr Tan on more than one occasion, said in a Facebook post earlier this year said that Dr Tan was "The leader Singapore deserves".

"I have known Cheng Bock for many years and he has consistently put the interests of the people first," said Mr Lee in the post dated Jan 24, 2019.

Mr Lee, along with his sister Lee Wei Ling, has been involved in a public spat with the Prime Minister over whether the late Mr Lee Kuan Yew's family home at 38 Oxley Road should be demolished in due course.