Youth should ensure that elderly live a life of dignity: Prez Pranab

Expressing his "dismay" over a recent survey that one out of three elders is abused in the country, President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday said it should serve as a "wake-up call" and prod each one of us to take immediate action.

In India, sons abuse elders in majority cases

About 31 percent elders, who are 60 years of age and above, in India have to face disrespect, neglect and verbal abuse from their family members.