Jati.Sg

Audio: Malay
Genre: Documentary, Info-Ed

For the first episode of Jati.SG, Firdaus will explore a place that is close to the hearts of Malay society - Geylang Serai. Jati.SG will look into the transformation of Geylang Serai - from a settlement for the Orang Laut, to the cultivation of lemongrass and fruits which eventually causing the place to be congested with Malay and Chinese kampongs. Firdaus met with residents of Geylang Serai who shares their experience and fond memories when living in Kampung Geylang and when the residents were first transfered to HDB flats around Geylang Serai. Firdaus looks into the heartbeat of Geylang Serai - the market, the Perkampungan Melayu Geylang Serai, the shopping complexes, the food centres, and the future Wisma Geylang Serai.

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