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By Type of MP. All MPs, Elected Bishan-Toa Payoh GRC. Chen Show Mao Holland-Bukit Timah GRC . Marsiling-Yew Tee GRC. Ong Ye. PAP Representatives information and MPS details. Mr Kahar Hassan (right) with Marsiling-Yew Tee MP Halimah Yacob (left) serving Yacob at her Meet-the-People Session (MPS) for more than a year. he was asked to leave his post in Kaki Bukit, which is in Aljunied GRC.

Its well-oiled machinery of grassroots activists and MPs, so crucial to its success at the ballot box, have spent the last month tackling immediate issues they have encountered.

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This is how an election is won - by beginning the work of serving residents and preparing for the next polls the day after the previous one, say party members. Insight catches up with three new MPs - lawyer-turned-parliamentary secretary Amrin Amin, civil servant-turned-junior minister Chee Hong Tat and deputy chief executive Cheng Li Hui - to find out how they are settling into their roles.

Its strategy of spending more time meeting residents to hear their feedback and needs was a vote-winner. Since this strategy paid off handsomely, the party seems set to continue with it.

marsiling yew tee grc meet the people session bukit

Between recruiting volunteers and distributing masks to needy residents when the haze hit its peak, they have also been drawing up plans for the neighbourhoods they are in charge of. Ms Cheng is planning a programme for volunteers to accompany elderly folk to clinic visits, while Mr Amrin is promoting social mobility at the local level by encouraging needy schoolchildren in his constituency to work hard for their exams.

marsiling yew tee grc meet the people session bukit

I'd like to see. If you pass all your papers or improve, I'll give you a present. In response to the cynic who thinks this is just to win votes, Mr Chee says: It's hard work visiting one house at a time, rolling up your sleeves and getting the work done. If this subsequently translates into votes, that's a bonus, but I think as MPs, we have a responsibility to serve them well," he says.

Mr Chee has found that in his new role as a politician, he gets in touch with residents more directly than when he was a public servant. But his experience and network from his former life as a civil servant comes in handy when he petitions public agencies on behalf of his constituents.

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Having that knowledge of how the system works is useful," he says. As for Ms Cheng, who had been heavily involved with grassroots volunteering and shadowing MPs before the polls, the number of activities she attends a week has not changed since being elected. But one difference for her is a pressure to live up to residents' expectations. But several branches had to be reconfigured due to population shifts. This meant that the PAP needed to create several new branches and rename others.

These local headquarters are where the MP meets residents during the MPS, where activists gather and where activities are planned and paperwork is done. Limbang was one of these new branches.

Despite being short of time and low on resources, the branch members swung into action to set up a small temporary branch office. To notify residents of the new location, Mr Wong and his volunteers posted updates on social media, gave out leaflets at the old branch's location and put up fliers on noticeboards.

That night, 40 constituents braved the haze to turn up.

marsiling yew tee grc meet the people session bukit

In the other room, we crammed all our volunteers in charge of registration, welfare, crafting letters, typing them and filing and documenting cases," says Mr Lim. Limbang activists are looking for a bigger and more accessible location, which should be ready by the year end or next year.

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Her branch office has to comfortably accommodate about people - 60 to 90 constituents who attend each session on average, and 20 to 30 volunteers.

Since this strategy paid off handsomely, the party seems set to continue with it. Between recruiting volunteers and distributing masks to needy residents when the haze hit its peak, they have also been drawing up plans for the neighbourhoods they are in charge of.

Ms Cheng is planning a programme for volunteers to accompany elderly folk to clinic visits, while Mr Amrin is promoting social mobility at the local level by encouraging needy schoolchildren in his constituency to work hard for their exams.

I'd like to see. If you pass all your papers or improve, I'll give you a present. In response to the cynic who thinks this is just to win votes, Mr Chee says: One month after GE "But we do this because we believe this is an important way of reaching out to our residents and seeing how we can help improve their lives.

If this subsequently translates into votes, that's a bonus, but I think as MPs, we have a responsibility to serve them well," he says.

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Mr Chee has found that in his new role as a politician, he gets in touch with residents more directly than when he was a public servant. But his experience and network from his former life as a civil servant comes in handy when he petitions public agencies on behalf of his constituents. Having that knowledge of how the system works is useful," he says.

marsiling yew tee grc meet the people session bukit

As for Ms Cheng, who had been heavily involved with grassroots volunteering and shadowing MPs before the polls, the number of activities she attends a week has not changed since being elected.

But one difference for her is a pressure to live up to residents' expectations. But several branches had to be reconfigured due to population shifts. This meant that the PAP needed to create several new branches and rename others.

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These local headquarters are where the MP meets residents during the MPS, where activists gather and where activities are planned and paperwork is done. Workers' Party trying to move forward Limbang was one of these new branches. Despite being short of time and low on resources, the branch members swung into action to set up a small temporary branch office.