During National Day, Jembahadur Pun and his friends were keen to watch the Parade live at the stadium. However, they realised that only Singaporeans were allowed tickets to the National Day. watch. They decided to walk from Padang to other parts of the city. Here he stands at an old bridge near Raffles Place. Date: 9 August 1983. Photo Collection: Jembahadur Pun / SGPM.