Chennai Video
Latest Buzz...
Flash News
47th International Film Festival of India
The 47th International Film Festival of India will begin...
Apple CEO Mr Tim called on Mr Modi today
The CEO of Apple Inc., Mr. Tim Cook, called...
Bank employees to go on strike on July 29
Bank employees across the country will go on a...
Cyclone moves towards Bangladesh
Cyclonic winds bypassed the Indian coast and moved towards...
Summer Special Trains
Southern Railway will operate the following Suvidha special trains...

February 1st, 2012
National council for Senior Citizens

To improve social sector reforms, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday approved constitution of a National Council for Senior Citizens to advise the Central and state governments on issues related to the welfare of senior citizens and enhancement of their quality of life.

The Council will specially refer to policies, programmes and legislative measures, promotion of physical and financial security, health, independent, productive living and awareness generation and community mobilisation.