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International Elders’ Day observed in a befitting manner at Chinmaya Mission; Elders honored by DGP, A&N Police

  TMI Correspondent Port Blair, Oct 01: International Elders’ Day was observed at Chinmaya Mission, Port Blair, on October 1, 2023. Thirteen senior citizens and super senior citizens were felicitated by Shri Devesh Chandra Srivastva (IPS), Director General of Police, Andaman & Nicobar Police, on this special day in a befitting manner. Welcoming the chief guest, delegates from the mainland, and the gathering, Shri Manohar Singh, President of Chinmaya Vaniprasth Sansthan, informed that since 2008, Elders’ Day has been observed at Chinmaya Mission by honoring elders. In 2018, the Senior Citizen Center was established to provide a space where they could engage in activities like playing games, reading books and newspapers, socializing, and having discussions. It is medically proven that at this age, their physical requirements are minimal, and they primarily need someone to converse with. On some occasions, Chinmaya Mission also organizes picnics and tours to different historic place