Dignity Foundation, Chennai Chapter at Anna Nagar, celebrated International Day of Older Persons 29 October at the Indian Officers Association, Royapettah.
The chief guest was Nalli Kuppuswamy Chetti and guest of honour, novelist Kanthalakshmi Chandramouli. On the occasion, senior citizens were awarded for their excellence and extending service to society.
They are Prof Parthasarathy, Radika Santhanakrishnan, founder, Penn Nalam, Chennai, and Rani Gulrajani, social worker.
A ramp walk was done by senior citizens under the theme ‘Costumes of the World’ – wherein they sashayed dresses worn in Myanmar, Japan, Bhutan, Malaysia, Portugal, Pakistan, Dubai, Philippines, Sri Lanka and Spain.
Cultural events, dances and skits were also conducted.