|Mr Sukarno Arsad directing traffic at the junction of Paya Lebar Road and Macpherson Road. (Photo: Facebook/LiTing TaRa)|
A man received the Singapore Police Force's public spiritedness award on Friday (Oct 19) for taking the initiative to direct traffic when he saw that the traffic lights were faulty.
The incident happened last Thursday at about 6pm, at the junction of Paya Lebar Road and Macpherson Road.
Mr Sukarno Arsad was riding his motorcycle along Paya Lebar Road at the time and decided to step up to manage the situation.
"He was concerned that motorists may not be able to make their right turn safely and exercised his initiative to direct traffic," said the police in a media release.
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