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Blogger asked to take down defamatory post about PM Lee

Local blogger Roy Ngerng Yi Ling is facing legal action for alleging that Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong misappropriated CPF funds.

In a letter sent through his lawyer on Sunday, PM Lee asked for the original article and the links posted on the blogger's Facebook pages to be taken down.

He also asked for an an apology to be posted by Wednesday.

The article in question was posted by Mr Roy Ngerng, 33, a healthcare worker, on May 15 on his blog The Heart Truths.