Why can’t Singapore Ministers simply admit mistakes?

By end December, checking in with the TraceTogether app or token will be mandatory. However, before the 2020 election, Dr Balakrishnan said “When you’re controlling a pandemic like this, there are many aspects of it you cannot legislate. You can have rules, you can pass laws, you can enforce it. The majority will comply with both the spirit and the letter of the law. And unfortunately, a minority