Movement Control Order causes family of four to be homeless

by | Aug 3, 2021 | NATIONAL, NEWS | 0 comments

A family who had lost their income and housing during the Movement Control Order (MCO) was seen walking on foot to Sungai Udang, Klang on August 2.

According to a Facebook user, Abu Dzar Omar shared that he saw a couple and their two young daughters crossing a bridge.

He made a U-turn to ask them where they were heading to.

The father said that he was heading to Sungai Udang from Meru. They were walking to Sungai Udang to have lunch with his mother before finding an affordable place to rent.

The humble family declined an offer to get an e-hailing service stating that he did not to want to be troublesome.

Abu then offered the mother and daughter to rest in his car while he talked to the father.

The father who was a contract worker said that due to the MCO they had no income and had to evacuate their previous rental home.

Before seeing them off, Abu gave the family some money as well as words of encouragement. He told them to work hard and continue to pray.

The Facebook post garnered more than 1,000 comments and 3,300 shares.