When it comes to public restrooms, the image that comes to mind for many Malaysians is often one of neglect and unpleasantness.
However, a recent viral post on social media introduced us to an exceptional akka cleaner at a gas station who defies the norm with her outstanding dedication to cleanliness.
Photo via Facebook (Miszz Arny)
A Malaysian woman named Arny shared her delightful encounter on Facebook after visiting the restroom at a gas station. To her surprise, she found the public toilet impeccably clean, a rare sight in such places. The credit, she discovered, belonged to the diligent akka cleaner who was on the scene, meticulously tending to every corner of the washroom.
Impressed not only by the spotless hygiene but also by the cleaner's politeness, Arny couldn't help but exclaim, "Wow, this toilet is so clean!" The akka cleaner responded with a warm smile and a heartfelt thank you.
Moved by the cleaner's hard work and dedication, Arny felt compelled to recognize her efforts. She inquired if there was a platform to give the cleaner a high rating, wishing to reward her for the exceptional job she was doing. Unfortunately, there wasn't such a system in place. However, the akka cleaner humbly requested something else if Arny wanted to show her appreciation – she asked to go viral.
As Arny shared in her Facebook post, the akka cleaner was still on probation and awaiting confirmation for her job. The hope was that her dedication and commitment to maintaining the restroom's cleanliness would secure her a permanent position.
In response to the cleaner's earnest request, Arny decided to fulfill it and spread the word about the cleaner's exceptional work.
The heartwarming encounter with the akka cleaner touched the hearts of many on social media. It serves as a reminder of the unsung heroes who work diligently behind the scenes to make our everyday experiences better. The cleaner's willingness to go the extra mile, even while on probation, reflects her dedication to providing a clean and pleasant environment for the public.
The viral post not only recognized the cleaner's hard work but also highlighted the power of appreciation and recognition. It is a reminder that small acts of kindness and acknowledgement can go a long way in uplifting others and motivating them to continue their exceptional efforts.
Jom viralkan kakak ni….!!! dia kerja kat Shells RnR Tapah,Perak td sebelom solat g toilet jap then tgok kakak ni tgh...
Posted by Miszz Arny on Thursday, 13 July 2023
Through the simple act of sharing her experience on social media, Arny not only fulfilled the akka cleaner's request but also inspired a wave of positivity and gratitude towards those who work diligently to keep our shared spaces clean and enjoyable.
It is a heartwarming reminder that a little recognition and encouragement can make a world of difference in someone's life and career journey.