fbpx
Connect with us

Social Stories

Malaysian Forgets Valuables on LRT, Kind Foreign Workers Return It and Refused Any Reward

Published

on

By

Ezgif.com Gif Maker 63 1
Source: Shoba & Mahbub Hossain @Unsplash

Follow us on Facebook, Youtube, Twitter, and Instagram for the latest stories and updates daily.

Losing something valuable is certainly one of the worst feelings ever.

On 30 September, Twitter user Shoba accidentally left her work laptop, phone and IC on the LRT. Luckily enough, she managed to retrieve them and she even posted a thread on the incident as well. Since it is pretty wholesome, the thread managed to get 12,300 likes and 10,000 retweets.

In the thread, Shoba recalled that she was stricken with fear and panic when she realised she had lost her valuables as soon as she reached her office. After her panic attack, she called RapidKL to ask them to check.

However, it amounted to nothing and she had to put on a brave face when she was at work that day. The next day on her way home from work, she got an incoming call from a unknown number. The same number had called her earlier that morning as well but when Shoba called back, the person at the other end did not seem to understand her.

She picked up the call again and this time, a gentleman asked her if her name is Shoba and if she left anything on the LRT yesterday. Overjoyed, Shoba then described her laptop case and its contents. The man then set up a location to meet up and to check if Shoba is the real owner of the valuables (by unlocking the devices). He explained on the phone,

“My friend discovered your belongings in the LRT but he can’t speak the local languages.”

Ejs0Zkuucaevpjt 1

Shoba went to meet them and she found herself face-to-face with some foreign workers. She got her belongings from them and the guy who found her things said,

“I didn’t surrender your laptop to the police as I was scared that they would say that I stole it from someone else.”

He then explained that he took everything with him, approached a trustable friend and asked them to call Shoba for him (Shoba’s name card was in the case).  Shoba said,

“My faith in humanity has been restored by them. I tried to give them a cash reward but they didn’t want it, they just wanted to return the belongings to the owner.”

“There are some truly honest and good people in this city. We should just be kinder to one another.”

This is such a wholesome story, we hope that the foreign workers know how appreciative we are of them! 

 

Also read: Watch: Turkish Ice-Cream Seller Feeds Special Needs Man Frozen Treat In Heartwarming Video

Pjimage 2020 09 28T230303.910

Source: Shoba


Follow us on Facebook, Youtube, Twitter, and Instagram for the latest stories and updates daily.



Just In

Live Now Lee Zii Jia Vs Chen Long Live Now Lee Zii Jia Vs Chen Long
News15 mins ago

LIVE NOW: Lee Zii Jia vs. Chen Long Tokyo 2020 Olympics

Lee Zii Jia is playing against defending champion Chen Long in the Tokyo 2020 Olympics round of 16 to secure...

My Post 2021 07 29T181154.562 My Post 2021 07 29T181154.562
News1 hour ago

Parliament Postponed To 1 August Due To Covid-19 Cases, Ministers Undergo Swab Tests

Following the first parliament sitting of 2021 on Monday (26 July), just four days in and the sessions are once...

Zahid Anwar Zahid Anwar
News3 hours ago

JUST IN: Zahid & UMNO Call For Muhyiddin To Resign, Anwar Submits Motion Of No-Confidence

The United Malays National Organisation (UMNO) has expressed their disappointment with Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin’s government after they...

Pjimage 2021 07 29T175149.827 Pjimage 2021 07 29T175149.827
News5 hours ago

Lee Zii Jia Will Face Chen Long For The 5th Time To Secure Spot In Olympics Quarter Finals!

<Pops blood pressure pills in preparation.> After breezing through his match with Frenchman Brice Leverdez, winning under 35 minutes with...

Pjimage 2021 07 29T123552.059 Pjimage 2021 07 29T123552.059
News7 hours ago

YDPA: Takiyuddin’s Claim That Emergency Ordinance Was Revoked Is Inaccurate & Misleading

It seems as if the Law Minister has gotten himself into some trouble.  On the first day of the Parliament...

My Post 2021 07 29T104403.311 My Post 2021 07 29T104403.311
News7 hours ago

Johor FC To Collaborate With Aston Martin In Launching JDT-Themed Limited Edition Cars!

The Johor Ta’zim Football Club (JDT) continues to make strides as they’ve collaborated with British motoring company, Aston Martin Racing...

Klcc Crowrd Klcc Crowrd
News8 hours ago

Massive Crowd Queue Up To 2km Outside KLCC PPV For Vaccination Appointments

Photos and videos of a massive crowd outside the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC) went viral yesterday (28 July) after...

Pjimage 2021 07 29T105211.952 Pjimage 2021 07 29T105211.952
News9 hours ago

“Tolong diam boleh tak?” M’sians Are Calling Art Harun A Sexist For Silencing Female MPs

Ever since the Parliament reconvened on Monday (26 July), Malaysians have been interested in witnessing proceedings more than ever. On...

Announcement

Latest Videos



TRENDING TODAY