He had worked as a lorry driver in Kuala Lumpur for a few years but the company was forced to let him go during the MCO last year.
“Later, he found a job as a waiter in a hawker stall. But eventually, he lost that job as well,” said Lee.
Lee then found out that the man was alone in Peninsular Malaysia because his parents had passed away and his two brothers were back home in East Malaysia.
“He initially wanted to go to Penang but looking at his wallet, he only had enough money for a bus…