Cops checking into spiritual procession in Toh Guan commercial estate; guests identified vocal singing, playing drums, Singapore Information

SINGAPORE – The authorities are checking into an event including a huge team of individuals that seem participating in a spiritual procession in a commercial estate.

In reaction to inquiries, the authorities in a declaration on Friday (Jan 21) stated they are additionally knowledgeable about video and also images of the event flowing online on social media sites.

The authorities included that they are collaborating with the pertinent authorities to check into the “claimed conduct of a spiritual procession within a commercial structure situated in Toh Guan Roadway East”, which is near Jurong.

In the video and also images, individuals can be seen dance, vocal singing and also playing the drums. At the very least a single person can be seen lugging a kavadi.

Individuals of various races can additionally be seen not using masks in the video clips while shouting and also vocal singing as they stroll up a spiral driveway.

In one more video, a guy can be seen drawing an embellished float with ropes connected to his body.


There is additionally video footage of a guy lugging a kavadi and also dance before what seems a makeshift temple.

Kavadis were not enabled throughout the Thaipusam celebrations last Tuesday (Jan 18) at the Sri Thendayuthapani Holy Place in Container Roadway for the 2nd year straight.

Kavadis are wood or metal frameworks embellished with milk offerings and also spiritual decors brought by fans throughout the Thaipusam event. 

Ritualistic piercings and also the typical excitement and also songs going along with the foot procession from Sri Srinivasa Perumal Holy Place in Serangoon Roadway to Storage tank Roadway were additionally junked.

Just those that were completely immunized were enabled to participate in Thaipusam this year.

This write-up was initial released in The Straits Times. Authorization needed for recreation.