Home News Migrant cleaner personally delivers home-cooked food to needy Commonwealth Crescent resident senior

Migrant cleaner personally delivers home-cooked food to needy Commonwealth Crescent resident senior

- Advertisement -

A migrant worker by the name of Mr Kalam, who works as a cleaner in the Tanjong Pagar ward, was observed delivering personally cooked food to an elderly resident at Commonwealth Crescent after he found out that the senior had difficulty moving after an operation.

Police officers from Queenstown Neighbourhood Police Centre noticed Mr Kalam while they were on their patrol rounds on Sunday. Upon finding out about Mr Kalam’s selfless act, the officers complimented Mr Kalam and even snapped a few pictures with him:

Came across Mr Kalam, a cleaner from Tanjong Pagar Town Council during our rounds today. Found out that he was…

Posted by Queenstown NPC on Saturday, 14 April 2018

Queenstown NPC’s post commending Mr Kalam quickly attracted over 400 “likes” and “loves” and was shared over 150 times. Some Commonwealth residents chimed in to say that the cleaners at Commonwealth are particularly kind:

- Advertisement 1-

One netizen’s tongue and cheek comment received particular attention from several others, after he asked what the MPs in the ward are doing for the people:

Follow us on Social Media

Send in your scoops to news@theindependent.sg 

- Advertisement -

Read More

Stories you might’ve missed, Jan 26

Man ‘chopes’ Ang Mo Kio parking lot ‘for a long time’ — Netizens point out there’s a big carpark nearby Photo: FB screengrab/ROADS.sg Singapore — After a man was caught on camera using himself as a way to reserve a parking...

Mum from Greece stranded with toddler at Changi Airport complains about the service & COVID travel experience

Singapore — Travelling with a toddler is challenging, but travelling with a toddler during a pandemic, you double the challenge! Throw in flight delays due...

Dee Kosh to plead guilty to multiple sexual offences, including attempts to exploit teenage boy

Singapore — YouTuber Dee Kosh, who faced accusations of sexual harassment from several young males in 2020, appeared to have his case heard in...

Ex-WP chief Low Thia Khiang joins Jamus Lim on Sengkang walk

Singapore —  Workers' Party legend Low Thia Khang was seen accompanying Workers’ Party MP Jamus Lim (Sengkang GRC) during a recent estate walk.  Prof Lim...

Netizen asks DBS to have locals man call centres, bank’s response to “rest arouse our officers are well-trained regardless” proves her point

Singapore -- In a case of public relations gone slightly awry, DBS Bank got itself into a spot with a netizen on Monday (Jan...

Stories you might’ve missed, Jan 26

Man ‘chopes’ Ang Mo Kio parking lot ‘for a long time’ — Netizens point out there’s a big carpark...

Mum from Greece stranded with toddler at Changi Airport complains about the service & COVID travel experience

Singapore — Travelling with a toddler is challenging, but travelling with a toddler during a pandemic, you double the...

Dee Kosh to plead guilty to multiple sexual offences, including attempts to exploit teenage boy

Singapore — YouTuber Dee Kosh, who faced accusations of sexual harassment from several young males in 2020, appeared to...

Ex-WP chief Low Thia Khiang joins Jamus Lim on Sengkang walk

Singapore —  Workers' Party legend Low Thia Khang was seen accompanying Workers’ Party MP Jamus Lim (Sengkang GRC) during...
Follow us on Social Media

Send in your scoops to news@theindependent.sg