Many programmes to be organized for elderly on the occasion of International Day of Older Persons

Many programmes to be organized for elderly on the occasion of International Day of Older Persons

Raipur: On the occasion of International Day of Older Persons on October 1, social welfare department will organize many programmes with the objective to create more respectable environment for elderly in the society. On this day, a State Level Felicitation Programme will be organized to honour the renowned senior citizens for their achievements in the field of sports, literature, music, acting, dance, singing, Corona Warriors. On this occasion, various competitions and fun games will be organized for amusement of the elderly. District officials concerned have been directed to organize district level competitions for senior citizens on September 25. They have been directed to strictly follow the COVID protocol while organizing these programmes.