SRINAGAR: District Legal Services Authority (DLSA) Ganderbal today organized two legal awareness programmes on “Maintenance and welfare of parents and senior citizen Act”.
The programmes were organized at Anderwan and Gund villages of District Ganderbal. The function was presided over by Secretary District Legal Services Authority Ganderbal Tabassum.
The function was also attended by District Manager Common Service Centre Akhter, Panel Lawyers, PLVs and Senior Citizens besides Sarpanchs and panchs of the adjoining localities also participated in the said awareness programmes.
Speaking on the occasion, Secretary DLSA and Panel Lawyers educated the Senior Citizens as well as General Public about “Maintenance and welfare of parents and senior citizen Act” and other Schemes available for Senior Citizens in different government departments.
District Manager CSC Akhter also spoke on the occasion who educated the Senior Citizens about Ayushman Bharat SEHAT Scheme and near about 72 Senior citizens were registered/enrolled on spot under the said scheme.
General Public from village Anderwan and Gund area highly applauded this move of DLSA Ganderbal and pinned hope that such Awareness programmes would continue in future.