Senior citizens are property of nation: Minister Rawal

May 11, 2019

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Minister for Social Development of Karnali state, Dal Rawal, has said that senior citizens are valuable property of the nation.

Wishing the senior citizens for their happy and successful journey, who are going to visit different districts under the 'Jestha Nagarik Deshdarshan' programme of the ministry, this morning, Minister Rawal said that senior citizens have significant contribution in nation building.

He said, "The state should involve for social security of senior citizens, to provide education to children and to link youths with production."

The Social Development minister said that the Karnali state government would now carry out activities being guardian of senior citizens."

A total of 32 senior citizens of Salyan,Surkhet and Jumla districts have been participating in the programme. The senior citizens would visit Supadeurali of Arghakhanchi, different places of Palpa, Pokhara of Kaski, Manakamana of Gorkha and Shaswotdham of Nawalparasi, according to the Ministry.