Senior citizen caught touching woman's thigh on LRT in FB video

KUALA LUMPUR: A senior citizen clad in religious robes has been caught on video seemingly touching a woman's thigh on a moving Sri Petaling LRT line train here.

The 53-second clip uploaded on Facebook seems to show the elderly man moving his right hand towards the female passenger who was seated next to him.

The woman, who was seen sleeping, does not seem to be aware of the man's actions.

Initially, the man was seen looking down towards the woman's left leg.

He was also shown moving his fingers until they made contact with the woman's thigh.

A Facebook group which posted the video advised passengers not to sleep during train rides.

They also urged Rapid KL to step up security to prevent such incidents from recurring.

It was reported Rapid KL, in a reply to the Facebook group, said the matter has been forwarded to the relevant parties.

There were divided views among netizens who viewed the video.

Some slammed the man for his actions while others said he seemed to be restless with the girl sitting next to him.