- An anonymous motorcycle rider was lauded online for his random act of kindness
- Netizen Nilyn Padayhag Baterna from Iligan City captured on video a rider going out of his way to help an elderly on a wheelchair
- The rider got off his motorcycle to help the elderly on a wheelchair cross the street
A motorcycle rider is being lauded online for going out of his way to help an elderly man.
On Facebook, a netizen named Nilyn Padayhag Baterna from Iligan City shared a video clip showing an anonymous motorcycle rider helping an old man. In the video, the rider can be seen quickly getting off his motorcycle to help assist an elderly man on a wheelchair. Still wearing his helmet, the rider carefully pushed the wheelchair across the busy street filled with many trucks and cars.
Nilyn wrote, “My salute to this rider. Unta ingon ani ta tanan. [I hope everyone is like this] Ride safe and God bless brother.”
An a time when we hear bad news almost everyday, these good stories of kindness easily sparked the emotions of many netizens. A netizen who is familiar with the vicinity shared that the 6-lane street is really accident-prone.
Netize E. Revel said, “Kana maoy Pinoy idol!” [That’s how a Filipino should be.] Another netizen N. Siangko was also impressed and hoped many be as kind as the rider and follow suit in helping others.
He said, “God bless you Mr. Rider. Sana marami pang mahawa sa iyong kabutihan.” Netizen J. Bernardo said, “Kabuotan sa tawo. I salute you sir.” [What a good man]. Another netizen commented, “Salute to you Sir! Indeed God lives in you! The holy spirit drives you to do good, especially to the least and the elderly.”
Netizen E. Sebastian also said, “Sana marami pa ang ganyang mga taong may kabaitan at malasakit sa kapuwa. God bless this young man!”
Click the image below to watch the video from Nilyn Baterna’s Facebook page: