International Day of Older persons
The undersigned is directed to refer to Ministry of Social Justice and empowerment, Department of Social Justice and Empowerment’s letter No.15-39(89)/2013-14/AG.II, dated 22.11.2013(copy attached) on the subject cited above.
2. The Pensioners Associations are requested to send nomination of various senior citizens for the National Award in the suitable categories ( copy of Annexure attached) giving details of the distinguished services rendered by the nominee in the field of ageing or the cause of the elderly. The nominations may be sent directly to Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Department of Social Justice and Empowerment so as to reach that Ministry by 31st January 2014