Mr Murali Pillai SC is a second-term Member of Parliament of Bukit Batok Single Member Constituency. Prior to being elected as MP, he served as a community leader in the same ward since 2000. He is a Senior Counsel who has been in private legal practice since 1996. Before joining legal practice, he served in the Singapore Police Force as an Assistant Superintendent of Police between 1992 and 1995.
In 2016, he set up the Green Ribbon Taskforce in Bukit Batok, consisting of volunteers who reach out to residents with family members who have mental challenges.
CAL and Bukit Batok SMC's relationship was also established in 2016. Since then, CAL has been actively working with Bukit Batok in running C2C Programmes to caregiver residents, through the help of the Green Ribbon Taskforce, as well as conducting public mental health talks and workshops.
In his Run For Mental Wellness sub-campaign, Mr Murali will run 1km for every $100 donated.