“Smoke” at Singapore station brought on by air-conditioning leak –

Videos on social networking demonstrated commuters hurrying from a train in the Tanjong Pagar station, covering their nostrils to safeguard themselves from gray gas. A number of them were seen taking photos on their own phones.

The gas triggered alarm after Indonesian police arrested six suspected Islamist militants on August. 5 on suspicion of plotting a panic attack on Singapore.

There have been no injuries, police stated.

#8220;SMRT staff started up the tunnel ventilation system immediately to disperse the odourless gas,#8221; she stated, adding that train services weren#8217;t affected. (Confirming by Masayuki Kitano and Marius Zaharia Additional confirming by Aradhana Aravindan Editing by Nick Macfie)

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