Mr Othman Wok believed that sports had a crucial role in Singapore society, as he took on the task of championing local sports during his time as Social Affairs Minister from 1963 to 1977. He was also known as the man who built the iconic National Stadium, the predecessor of the S$1.33 billion Sports Hub at Kallang.
State-assisted funeral for Mr Othman Wok
|State Flag was draped over Mr Othman's casket and ....|
|...transported to a gun carriage to Choa Chu Kang Muslim Cemetery|