“Societal cost” of enlisting women into National Service will “far outweigh” benefits: Ng Eng Hen

The “societal cost” of enlisting women into National Service (NS) now will “far outweigh” the benefits, Defence Minister Ng Eng Hen told Parliament on Monday (May 9). Dr Ng was responding to a question by MP Carrie Tan (PAP-Nee Soon), who asked about the enlistment of women and its considerations beyond having an adequate NS population to meet defence needs. https://cna.asia/3PjlZA3

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