For senior citizens, government launches pan-India toll free helpline1 min read . Updated: 28 Sep 2021, 04:38 PM IST
- India will have over 300 million senior citizens by 2050. People in this age group face various mental, emotional, financial, legal and physical challenges, with the pandemic having exacerbated matters
NEW DELHI: The central government on Tuesday launched the first pan-India toll-free helpline--14567--for senior citizens called the ‘Elder Line’, which will aims to provide free information and guidance on pension and legal issues, extend emotional support, and intervene in cases of abuse.
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