A young boy from Mizoram has won the heart over the Internet with his innocence and empathy. Derek C Lalchhanhima from Sairang, all of 6 years old, has gone viral for trying to help a chicken that he accidentally ran over with his bicycle.

A post shared on Facebook by “Sanga Says” which shows him with the chicken in one hand and a ten-rupee note in the other has gone massively viral online, collecting 1.23lakh reactions and more than 86,000 comments.

“He did not understand that the chick is dead and begged his parents to take it to the hospital. His father told him to go himself, which he did with ten rupees,”

It was at the hospital that a nurse, taken in by the young boy’s innocence and humanity, clicked the picture that is now being shared widely online.

On Facebook, Derek’s act of kindness has won many hearts-

“God bless your sweet innocent heart dear Derek, you are my superhero

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