SCDF to hold operational exercise at White Sands

SINGAPORE - The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) will be conducting a ground deployment exercise at White Sands on Wednesday, July 25.

The exercise at the Pasir Ris mall will begin at 2am and end at about 4am.

This is part of SCDF's ongoing efforts to validate and update operational plans and procedures so it has advised the public not to be alarmed.

SCDF vehicles involved will have their beacon lights turned on to alert motorists and exercise signages will also be placed at prominent locations to inform members of the public of the exercise.

In total, about 160 personnel and about 22 vehicles will be involved.

wjeanne@sph.com.sg

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