In recent times we have all been seen empathizing with the food delivery agents who never left work, faced the COVID threat and distributed our food so that we could enjoy our favorite food without stepping outside. More recently, a news report surfaced about a poor food delivery agent who was gifted a motorbike funded by some generous people. Such acts of kindness towards these bravehearts have always warmed our hearts. But these delivery men also share a sense of responsibility towards the society. Have you seen the latest story on the internet about how a food delivery person helped save lives with a small but important act? Read on to know the full story.
In a video shared on Twitter, a food delivery man in Dubai stopped on his way to remove two large bricks from the road which could have caused a road accident. The man walked into the middle of a busy road, picked up two bricks, placed them safely on the side of the road, and jumped back to his vehicle to continue delivery.
His action impressed none other than the Crown Prince of Dubai, Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Maktoum, who shared the video on his Twitter account and wrote – “An act of goodness to be admired in Dubai. Can someone tell me Can you point to this man?”
Watch the video here:
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The Twitter post has so far garnered over 5 lakh views, as well as over 12k likes. Viewers left comments like “Salute to the man”, “Let’s find this superhero” and “Such hardworking people are the backbone of society”.
Eventually, the delivery man was tracked down and his identity was revealed by the Crown Prince. In another post, he shared the picture of the man and wrote, “Found a good man. Thank you Abdul Ghafoor, you are one of a kind. We will see you soon.”
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What is even more impressive is that the delivery agent was later able to deliver the food on time. In an interview to Khaleej Times, the 27-year-old Pakistani expatriate said, “To be honest, I didn’t feel like I was doing anything special. I was just making sure no one gets hurt. If God forbids So one of our riders hit it, it could have caused death. So I acted quickly.”
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It was indeed a heroic effort by the food delivery man who fulfilled his work and his responsibility towards the society at the same time. What are your thoughts on this?