Tuesday, 23 April 2024



LATEST NEWS Five families of Basarke Bhaini join Congress from Akali Dal Late Punjabi Singer Amar Singh Chamkila Net Worth In 1980’s | Music Journey & Controversy Youth should vote enthusiastically in the grand festival of democracy - Chief Electoral Officer Anurag Agarwal Haryana Right to Service Commission imposes Rs 20,000 fine on Junior Engineer for service delay ''Engineering is going to become Quantum" : Prof. Arvind, VC, Punjabi University, Patiala List of Actress Jiya Shankar Movies and TV Shows | 5 Dariya News Aster CMI Hospital Unveil Karnataka’s First Dedicated Parkinson Helpline Number District Election Office Observes World Earth Day Ashmah International School celebrated Cleanliness week dedicated to Mother Earth Bidding Farewell at Gian Jyoti Global School Digangana Suryavanshi Gets Ready for 'Krishna From Brindavanam' Paras Chhabra Net Worth | 5 Dariya News PM inaugurates 2550th Bhagwan Mahaveer Nirvan Mahotsav on occasion of Mahaveer Jayanti KLH Hyderabad Campus Affirms Commitment to Students Success with Placement Triumphs Healthy Liver, Healthy You: Embrace Lifestyle Changes for a Thriving Liver Experts Observe Rising number of Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Diseases among Youngsters Mian Deedo 244th Birth Anniversary Celebrations DHSK, DHS-Kulgam conduct training session on Tobacco Control Measures at Kulgam SVEEP Cell, Sports Association hosts Rajouri Cup T20 Cricket tournament RO 02-Srinagar PC Dr. Bilal Mohi-Ud-Din Bhat reviews preparations in all 18 Assembly segments Anil Kapoor Net Worth 2024: Unveiling the Fortune of a Bollywood Legend


National Senior Citizen Day celebrated at Budgam

DSWO Budgam organsies daylong programme at Bihishte Zehra Park

National Senior Citizen Day celebrated at Budgam
Listen to this article

5 Dariya News

5 Dariya News

5 Dariya News

Budgam , 21 Aug 2022

The District Social Welfare Office Budgam organized a daylong programme to celebrate National Senior Citizen Day at Behishte Zehra Park, DC Office Budgam. The programme was attended by 38 Senior Citizens of District Budgam, Officers and officials of Social Welfare Department and elderline.

 NGO Islamic Relief and Research Trust Kashmir provided basic information regarding establishment of Senior Citizen Home at District Budgam. The said home shall start its operation from Ist of September 2022, The home shall provide residential facilities to Old Aged, Homeless Senior Citizens of District Budgam.

District Budgam for the 1st time will have the facility for the retired and Old Aged persons who need day care, Medical facilities, recreational facilities along with boarding and lodging under one roof. The homeless and needy Old Aged beneficiaries will be provided with all facilities free of cost.

The home shall shelter 25 Old Aged persons at a time. It will provide nutritious food, medicine, physiotherapy facility to the inmates. Recreation in the shape of indoor games and outdoor exercises, Picnics, Excursions etc and visiting facilities with relatives also be provided.

The home shall be a real home away from home, all the facilities like health care, clothing, nutrition and bedding shall be maintained by the Department of Social Welfare.The ultimate aim of the Senior Citizen home is to provide safe shelter/ home for the persons who are unable to find a healthy environment and safe living space.

The Senior Citizen day was celebrated with zeal and exuberance. There was interaction with NGO’s and Senior Citizens, they were provided information regarding their rights by field officer from the elder line. 

They were informed about various Government schemes such as ISSS, NSAP etc provided by the Social Welfare Department and how they can avail and apply for these services.This day shall lead us towards Senior Citizen friendly District; a safer and favourable environment to our prestigious Senior Citizens who are integral part of our Society.

Beaides, free legal aid , counselling and assistance for property court cases shall also be provided to them in collaboration with DLSA Budgam.A free health check up and medicine distribution camp was also organised by DSWO under the supervision of Dr Syed Farhana Asgar, on the same day , in collaboration with Heath department Budgam.


Tags: National Senior Citizens Day , National Senior Citizens Day-2022 , Budgam , District Social Welfare Office Budgam , Kashmir , Jammu And Kashmir , Jammu & Kashmir



related news




Photo Gallery



Video Gallery



5 Dariya News RNI Code: PUNMUL/2011/49000
© 2011-2024 | 5 Dariya News | All Rights Reserved
Powered by: CDS PVT LTD