Police said that the 50kg aerial bomb, found at a construction site in Jiak Kim Street last Tuesday 18/11/19, was disposed of at about 4.35pm. Roads around the area and a portion of the Singapore River remain closed.
Earlier in the day, police, soldiers and residents of nearby condominiums and hotel guests prepared for the controlled detonation of the bomb by the Singapore Armed Forces Explosive Ordnance Disposal team.
An explosion from the detonation operation was heard at 11am.
Roads around the area near Kim Seng Road were also closed, with a 200 meters cordon set up during the operation.