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- 21 May 2019
- Awanish Srivastava
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The Maintenance and Welfare of Parents and Senior Citizens Act was enacted in 2007, majorly to ensure that senior citizens (Citizens who are 60 years or older) and elderly parents (Can also be non-citizens) receive maintenance and support when they cannot fend for themselves out of their own income. It was enacted by the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment for the purpose of p......