On behalf of Ramakrishna Senior Secondary School , Tarushi Bhandari of Class 9th was given an opportunity to share her view on the Observance of the World Senior Citizen’s Day on 21st of August, 2021.
“ To care for those who once cared for us is one of the highest honors”-Tia Walker
World Senior Citizen’s Day is observed to raise awareness about the issues that affect the lives of older adults and to acknowledge their contributions to society.
The speaker appreciated the contribution of the senior citizens to the society and nudged the governments to ensure that the elderly do not face abuse , hunger and poverty. She insisted upon the initiatives to be taken by the people and the governments .The governments should work towards the improvement of quality of life of senior citizens by providing basic amenities like shelter , food , medical cover and entertainment opportunities .
This day definitely marks ,recognises ,celebrates and acknowledges their contribution also it gives us an opportunity to thank them for their guidance and help.