An 81-year-old man, who went out to buy dinner, got lost after he absentmindedly rode his motorcycle more than 80 kilometres from Ayer Keroh, Melaka to Pagoh, Muar and had to spend the night in a bus shelter.
According to China Press, the old man, who lives alone in Ayer Keroh, took his motorcycle out on the evening of 6 June to pack food for dinner. However, he started riding on the PLUS Highway and ended up at the Pagoh Toll Plaza in Muar.
Because it was dark at the time, he didn’t know where he was and all the shops near him were closed. The man had no choice but to spend the night at a bus shelter at the side of the road.
The next morning, it was raining heavily and the elderly man, cold and hungry, rode his motorcycle until he reached a durian stall in Bukit Pasir where he met a man and his son.
The man surnamed Yu, said that the elderly man had bloodshot eyes and looked quite tired, but didn’t know why he had come to Muar. When Yu asked the man how he could travel interstate, the man said that the police officers were on break when he passed the roadblock.
Unable to bear the sight of the starving old man, Yu and his son made a hot drink and served him breakfast before trying to contact the man’s nephew. However, the nephew hung up because it was an unknown number.
Nevertheless, Yu didn’t give up and sent the nephew a photo of the elderly man’s IC on WhatsApp as proof and finally managed to get through to him. After discussing with the nephew, they decided that it was better for Yu to send the elderly man back to Ayer Keroh.
Yu then went to the Bukit Pasir police station to get an approval letter and safely sent the elderly man and his motorcycle back to Ayer Keroh in Melaka.
The elderly man’s family expressed their gratitude for Yu’s help while Yu hopes that the old man’s relatives can show more concern for the old man who is living alone.
M’sians Who Had To Reschedule Their Umrah Trips Will Be Given Compensation From The Govt
Those still waiting to carry out their Umrah pilgrimage will soon be able to resume their travels. Minister in the...
Kedah MB Blames Water Shortage in Sik on Locals For Watering Their Durian Trees at Night
Who would have known it was all the durian’s fault. Climate change has been a never-ending issue and it seems...
Thailand is The 1st Asian Country To Legalise Marijuana For Medical & Limited Recreational Use
This is such a monumental move! On 25 January, ABC News reported that Thailand is the 1st country in Asia...
Another Turtle Found Dead On Terengganu Beach, Making It The 12th This Month Alone
Yet another turtle was found dead in Terengganu last night, making it the 12th poor turtle to perish this month...
“The minister has no heart for us” – Rina Harun Slammed by OKU Groups Over Issues With JKMPay
A disability rights group has recently labelled Women, Family & Community Development Minister Datuk Seri Rina Harun as “heartless” following...
“He’s an expert” – Politician Defends Logging Remarks Made By Kelantan Forestry Department
Just recently, Kelantan Forestry Department claimed that logging is actually good for tiger population, following reports of sightings of a...
Student From Technical Institute in Melaka Punched For Having Crush on The Same Girl as His Bully
There are some moments in school which we will forever be fond of. But sometimes school can also be the...
PM Says Financial Aid For Flood Victims Is Delayed Due To Doubts In Verification Process
The government has allocated financial aid following the devastating disaster that hit parts of the country last month. However, some...
Social Stories24 hours ago
M’sians Slam Dato Seri Vida For Calling Anuar Zain ‘Gay’ After Suggestion That She Dates Him
Social Stories9 hours ago
WATCH: M’sian Road Bully Backs Off After Being Told His Antics Were Recorded on Dashcam
Social Stories8 hours ago
Zahid Hamidi’s Daughter Responses To The Viral Video Of Her Father & The Man That Was Yanked Away
Social Stories6 hours ago
WATCH: M’sian Karen Who Cut Lanes At Toll Booth Asks Driver Going Straight To Use Her Signal