Maintenance and Welfare of Parents and Senior Citizens

The protection of senior citizens 2007 is a law initiated by the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment of the Government of India to make it more effective for the care and welfare of parents and senior citizens.

Under this law, a legal entitlement for children and rights is provided by a monthly allowance for senior citizens and parents. This law provides a simpler, fast and cost-effective way to protect the lives and property of the elderly.

On December 29, 2007, Parliament passed the Parliament of India. On December 31, 2007, it was published in the Gazette of India. Some states have already implemented. Some states take steps to implement this.