fbpx
Connect with us

Social Stories

Man Who Lost His Job Because Of Covid-19 Steals A Sack Of Rice To Feed Himself & His Family

Published

Befunky Collage 4 1 3
Source: Facebook

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

Besides the poverty that already exists in the world, the hit of Covid-19 made the scenario worse. With attempts to eliminate the disease, many people have been put out of jobs causing them to not have enough money to attain basic needs.

One of those people is this man from Medan, Indonesia. According to a write up by Merdeka.com, this man was whacked by villagers until he was all bloody and bruised, after he was caught stealing a 5kg sack of rice from a stall.

93771911 1624722821019964 4194380652281331712 N E1587614763460

When investigated, it was stated that he did so on the basis of being so hungry, upon losing his only source of income since Covid-19. The occurrence happened last Saturday and was immediately reported to the police.

Soon after that, an organisation was instructed to go to his home to verify his story. Upon reaching and looking at his living conditions, they found the 40-year-old’s story to be true. He appeared to live alone in a house where the walls were made out of buluh.

93796056 225967178663390 5771650725418487815 N

The police also found out that he was living alone because his wife and three children went to stay with his in-laws. Before Covid-19, he worked as someone that crafted, created and built stuff for people.

When he lost his job, he did receive help from others. But as man of the house, he wanted to still provide for his family, despite them not being there. So he sent it to his wife and children, for their daily needs.

Atek Pencuri Beras

94551040 131215335166939 9185603601987272704 O

When the police understood his whole situation, they immediately donated rice, eggs and money to him, with the hopes that he would never need to steal out of hunger ever again.

What do you think about this? Let us know in the comments!

 

Also read: “Don’t take too much, leave some for other people,” Malaysian OKU Dad Tells 7yo Son

Pjimage 2020 04 20T161855.663

Source: Facebook
Source: Facebook
Source: Facebook
Source: Facebook


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



Just In

My Post 2021 09 16T173600.630 My Post 2021 09 16T173600.630
News14 hours ago

3,200 Tourists Arrived In Langkawi On 16 Sept, The First Day Of The Tourism Bubble Pilot Project

Today marks the first day that tourists are allowed to travel to Langkawi in the government’s Langkawi Tourism Bubble Pilot...

Zumba Zumba
News15 hours ago

Physical Contact Sports Allowed In Klang Valley For Fully Vaccinated Individuals Starting 17 Sept

Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob announced yesterday (15 September) that physical sports and recreational activities are now allowed...

Internet22 Internet22
News17 hours ago

KKMM Launches New “Affordable” Internet Packages To Aid Teenagers, Students & Families Starting 15 Oct

The Communications and Multimedia Ministry (KKMM) has launched two new Internet Packages yesterday (15 September) in hopes of helping teenagers...

Sarawak Sarawak
News22 hours ago

Fully Vaccinated Individuals Can Enter Sarawak Without 14-Day Quarantine Starting 16 Sept

No Fully vaccinated individuals will be allowed to enter Sarawak without having to undergo the 14-day quarantine as previously implemented....

My Post 2021 09 15T144309.692 My Post 2021 09 15T144309.692
News2 days ago

‘Memalukan’ Chanted Across Parliament After Jelutong MP Kicked Out For Using The Word On Deputy Speaker

It’s no secret that Malaysian parliamentary sessions are just plain chaotic, so much so that parliamentary sittings in other countries...

Ft Discount Ft Discount
News2 days ago

MOHE: First Semester Students In Public Universities Eligible To Receive 20% Discount On Fees

During a virtual press conference yesterday, Minister of Higher Education (MoHE) Datuk Seri Noraini Ahmad announced that all local first semester...

Foulsmellriver Foulsmellriver
News2 days ago

Over 100 Residents In Johor Village Evacuated After Inhaling Fumes From Chemical Spill In River

Two women at Kampung Baru Sri Aman, Seelong in Johor fainted while over 100 residents had to be evacuated due...

Ft Edu Ft Edu
News2 days ago

MOHE: IPT Campuses To Reopen In Stages From 15 Oct For Fully Vaccinated Students & Staff

Former sports and youth minister Syed Saddiq had recently passed on several suggestions to the Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE),...

Announcement

Latest Videos



TRENDING TODAY