fbpx
Connect with us

Social Stories

Penang Doctor Goes Jogging During Covid-19 Restrictions, Argues With Authorities When Confronted

Published

Penang Doctor Goes Jogging During Covid-19 Restrictions, Argues With Pdrm When Confronted - World Of Buzz
Source: Facebook

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

We understand that medical professionals know the Covid-19 virus the best, considering they have to deal with the outbreak first hand, but that doesn’t mean that doctors, nurses and other medical professionals have a higher jurisdiction compared to the government during times like this.

Hence, when the government implemented the Movement Control Order, it means that all Malaysians including medical professionals have to adhere to the rules and regulations set in place to restrict human activity that can cause the spreading of coronavirus.

However, one Penang doctor decided that he could go for a jog at a park, without a mask and argue with authorities when confronted, as showcased by the We are Malaysians Facebook page.

PenangBrainless! Why so stubborn! PBT/PDRM should lock him up, let him exercise in jail ???

Posted by 我们是马来西亚人 We are Malaysians on Thursday, March 19, 2020

They wrote, “Brainless! Why so stubborn. The local authorities or PDRM should lock him up, let him exercise in jail.”

In the video, the doctor was confronted by the authorities for jogging in the park during the obvious current Movement Control Order, to which the doctor argued back, informing them that he had to look out for his health by exercising and that his jogging was within the government’s orders as we are not in a total lockdown.

Penang Doctor Goes Jogging During Covid-19 Restrictions, Argues With Pdrm When Confronted - World Of Buzz 2

They tried to reason with the doctor, telling him that as a doctor he should take his knowledge of the dangers of the virus and educate others instead of openly jogging in public, which can encourage others to join in if he’s seen.

“You as a doctor should know the dangers of the virus. And if others see you, they’ll want to come out too,” they told the doctor.

Penang Doctor Goes Jogging During Covid-19 Restrictions, Argues With Pdrm When Confronted - World Of Buzz 1

Throughout the video, the doctor can be seen actively keeping his distance from the officer, who was wearing a mask. He even said multiple times, “keep your distance from me”.

The doctor said that he would reach out to clarify the exact terms and conditions of the restrictions and pulled out his phone before the video ended.

Considering there are mentions of the army being deployed because of Malaysians who refuse to adhere to the social distancing conduct, it doesn’t seem very smart to so blatantly question the authority that’s trying to protect a country from being ravaged by a deadly virus, even if you’re a heart specialist.

The government is taking these steps to ensure the country’s overall safety, in which obviously they would have taken into consideration the advice and ideas of your fellow medical experts, so stay home rest assured that these measures are what we need right now.

Just buy a treadmill and go home, doctor. 

 

Also read: M’sian Doctor’s Son Cries As She’s Self-Quarantined, Reaches Out To Her For Hugs

M'sian Doctor Shows Heartbreaking Moment Son Cries For Her As She's Self-Quarantined - World Of Buzz

Source: Facebook
Source: Facebook

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



Just In

Feat Image Hat Yai Trip Feat Image Hat Yai Trip
News1 hour ago

“Party’s future is bleak” – PKR Youth Wing Slammed for Trip to Hat Yai Instead of Supporting Local

Angkatan Muda Keadilan (AMK), the youth wing of Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR) faced the ire of Malaysians online recently for...

My Post 1 2024 02 23T104640.902 My Post 1 2024 02 23T104640.902
News2 hours ago

Huge Tornado Tears Through Bandung Leaving 33 People Injured & Homes Damaged

We’re lucky enough to not have natural disasters in Malaysia though we do have water spouts on the occasion. But...

My Post 1 2024 02 22T155556.106 My Post 1 2024 02 22T155556.106
News20 hours ago

Swiss NGO is Calling for M’sian Govt to Freeze Deceased Former Sarawak Ex-Governor’s Assets

Former Sarawak Chief Minister, Tun Abdul Taib Mahmud, passed away yesterday (February 21) at the age of 87. In the...

Feat Image Assault Mother Feat Image Assault Mother
News21 hours ago

36yo M’sian Brutally Assaults His Sleeping 74yo Mother With Steering Lock Over Shoe Cabinet Placement

The Royal Malaysia Police (PDRM) has arrested a 36-year-old Malaysian man after he physically assaulted his elderly mother using a...

My Post 3 2024 02 22T131441.096 My Post 3 2024 02 22T131441.096
News23 hours ago

Differently-Abled M’sian Beggar Discovered to Own Premium Proton X70 After Begging at Pasar Malam

Unfortunately, Malaysia is abundant with homeless people and beggars who are down on their luck and require the general public’s...

Collage 51 Collage 51
News24 hours ago

“We live to eat” – M’sia Has the 2nd Highest Overweight Population in SEA, Netizens Blame the Food

There is nothing more important than your physical and mental health to live a longer, happier life. Being overweight is...

My Post 1 2024 02 22T122236.261 My Post 1 2024 02 22T122236.261
News24 hours ago

M’sian Govt is Offering Up to 50% Off Discounts on Selected PDRM Summons Starting Tomorrow!

It’s no secret that Malaysians are rather reckless when it comes to following road rules, from parking wherever we please...

Collage 7 2 Collage 7 2
News1 day ago

71 Election Workers in Indonesia Overworked Themselves to Death, While 4,000 Others Fell Sick

Work is, of course, important, especially when you have deadlines to catch and KPIs to reach. In this competitive time,...

Announcement

Latest Videos



TRENDING TODAY