Singapore transport minister was arrested July 11, freed on bail – corruption bureau

SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Singapore transport minister S Iswaran was arrested on July 11, the city-state’s anti-graft body said on Friday.

He was arrested alongside hotel tycoon Ong Beng Seng in relation to a corruption probe, the corruption bureau said in an email responding to a Reuters query. Both were subsequently released on bail.

(reporting by Xinghui Kok; Editing by Martin Petty)