The disgruntled orangutan can be seen reaching out and tugging at the man’s shirt. The incident happened at an Indonesian zoo.
A man is in a fierce tug-of-war with an orangutan in Indonesia.
- A man was engaged in a terrifying tug of war with an orangutan.
- The incident happened in Indonesia.
- The video has garnered more than 12 million views.
A shocking video of an orangutan reaching out and tugging at a man’s shirt has gone viral online. The incident took place at Kasang Kulim Zoo, Indonesia and made netizens extremely angry.
In the video, a man (later identified as Hasan Arifin) is seen approaching the encirclement of an orangutan named Tina. The disgruntled ape can be seen reaching out and tugging at the man’s shirt. Orangutans are known to be extremely docile animals and that’s why the video shocked people.
– san (@sundaykisseu) June 7, 2022
With more than 12 million views, the video has sparked a heated debate among netizens on Twitter about the horrible living conditions in the zoo. According to local news reports, Hasan Arifin intentionally crossed the fence installed around the cage to take a video with the orangutans.
– J (@OLS3NS) June 7, 2022
The transition from shirt to foot is when this guy thought his life was over pic.twitter.com/Su2rMfQzIA
– king_ronald (@Amaripop) June 7, 2022
The man went: pic.twitter.com/KLKZJZhAbR
– Kush the Sky Wolf (@kushtoby) June 7, 2022
Quality T-shirt, tho. Do not tear.
– ben davis (@bjdavis) June 8, 2022
When he had this fist, I thought you were a playboy.. pic.twitter.com/LpgwNy9kBY
– V (@GOZIRRAH) June 7, 2022
Zoo authorities shared the video on their Instagram profile to shed more light on the unfortunate incident. In the clip, one of the zookeepers can be seen hanging a warning sign in front of the orangutan’s cage.