Saturday, July 2, 2011
Senior Citizens Problems discussed - Two Presidents meet
Recently Sri RN Mital President of All India Senior Citizens Confederation (AISCCON) met the President of India, Her Excellency Smt Pratibha Patil in Delhi. He was accompanied by Sri SG Gokhale Chairman of International Longevity Center, Pune; Smt Sheilu Srinivasan, Founder Dignity Foundation & Member NPOP Revision Committee; Smt Anupma Dutta Deputy Director HelpAge India Delhi; Dr KR Gangadharan Vice President International Federation of Ageing and MD Heritage Hospital and Dr PKB Nayar, Director Centre for Gerontological Studies Trivananthapuram.
Issues related to older women and widows especially from Health, Finance and Abuse points of view, were discussed. A memorandum was submitted. The meeting was successful and she gave a sympathetic hearing and promised help in many Elders' issues.