Raipur: On the occasion of the International Day of Older Persons on October 1st, Social Welfare Department will organize many programmes with the objective to create more respectable environment for elderlies in the society.
On this day, a State Level Felicitation Programme will be organised to honour the renowned senior citizens for their achievements in the field of sports, literature, music, acting, dance, singing, and Corona Warriors, said a government press release.
On this occasion, various competitions and fun games will be organized for the 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. (Press Release)