Migrant worker donates money to woman who was picking up scraps at Bedok North


Guan Zhen Tan | Syahindah Ishak | January 20, 2021, 07:41 PM

A migrant worker's selfless act has caught Singaporeans' attention.

Picking up scraps at Bedok North

Facebook user Alan Poh said on Jan. 17 that he saw a migrant worker donating some money to a needy woman in Bedok North.

According to Poh, the woman was picking up scraps that she could find around the neighbourhood.

The migrant worker subsequently took out some money from his pocket and gave it to her.

Poh added in his Facebook post:

"I believe this migrant worker who works rough jobs - despite having to be so far away from home to earn and save money, he did not hesitate to donate his money to someone in need. This is highly commendable of him."

Poh also managed to snap a photo of the incident:

Photo from Alan Poh/FB.

The incident appears to have happened at Bedok North Avenue 3.

Screenshot from Google Streetview.

You can read Poh's full Facebook post here.

Positive reactions

The post was shared on Facebook group '2017 不吐不快'.

As of the time of writing, it has garnered over 500 reactions, most of which are positive.


Top images from Alan Poh/FB & Google Streetview.