SINGAPORE – A dead body was found on Thursday (April 13) morning in the Singapore River.
Police said they were alerted to the discovery at about 8am. It is understood that a cleaner working at the River found the body.
The victim was pronounced dead by paramedics at the scene.
Mr Moses Arumugam, a tour bus driver, saw a forensic vehicle and police cars at Connaught Drive when he was there at about 10am.
A cordon was set up at Esplanade Park and Mr Arumugam saw a blue tent by the water. The body had been retrieved from the river by then.
Two boatmen were seen questioned by policemen, he said.
Police are investigating the unnatural death.