Why the Maintenance and Welfare of Parents and Senior Citizens Act, 2007 alone is not sufficient?

GS Paper 2: Topics Covered: Welfare schemes for vulnerable sections of the population by the Centre and States and the performance of these schemes; mechanisms, laws, institutions and bodies constituted for the protection and betterment of these vulnerable sections.   Why the Maintenance and Welfare of Parents and Senior Citizens Act, 2007 alone is not …

Maintenance and Welfare of Parents and Senior Citizens Act, 2007:

GS Paper 2 Topics Covered: Welfare schemes for vulnerable sections of the population by the Centre and States and the performance of these schemes; mechanisms, laws, institutions and bodies constituted for the protection and betterment of these vulnerable sections.   Context: Coming to the aid of senior citizen parents, the Bombay high court has directed a …

Maintenance and Welfare of Parents and Senior Citizens Act, 2007

Topics Covered: Welfare schemes for vulnerable sections of the population by the Centre and States and the performance of these schemes; mechanisms, laws, institutions and bodies constituted for the protection and betterment of these vulnerable sections. Maintenance and Welfare of Parents and Senior Citizens Act, 2007: Context: The High Court of Karnataka has said that …