Video of an old lady working in the streets amid lockdown breaks the hearts of netizens

Lola Rosa, an old lady working in Guagua, Pampanga amid the enhanced community quarantine has recently gone viral on social media.

In the video taken by Rolly Guiam, we learned that the old lady was working despite the outbreak and lockdown as she no longer had the money to buy food for herself.

In the video, the old lady could also be seen working without wearing any face mask.

Watch the video below:


According to the article by GMA News, Rolly asked the old lady to set her cart aside as he told her that working and going out is currently discouraged due to the outbreak of COVID-19 in the Philippines.

Rolly then offered to help the old lady after she shared her concerns, "Ako po yung magbibigay ng bigas niyo.

"Wag po kayong lalabas, bawal po. Tsaka wala po kayong face mask. Bawal po sa daan ngayon."

Furthermore, a concerned passerby also extended his help to Lola Rosa by handing her some cash.

The said post elicited reactions and comments from netizens on social media afterwards.

"Sobrang nakakadurog ng puso."

"Ang sakit sa dibdib makakita ng ganito."

"Kawawa naman nasaan ba pamilya nito bakit hina hayaan sa lansangan."

"Sipag naman ni Lola nakakaawa ang katulad niya. Nakakaiyak tignan bakit nangangalakal siya sa kabila nang ganitong crisis."