Q. Which of the following services is/are covered under the recently launched Elder line helpline?
1. Pension & legal issues.
2. Emotional support.
3. Intervention in case of abuse.
Select the correct answer from the codes given below:

[A] 1 only

[B] 2 and 3 only

[C] 1 and 3 only

[D] 1, 2 and 3

Answer: D

All are correct. 

  • Elder Line is the first pan-India toll-free helpline–14567–for senior citizens. It aims to provide free information and guidance on pension and legal issues, extend emotional support and intervene in cases of abuse. 
  • The intent is basically to provide senior citizens or their well-wishers with one platform to connect and share their concerns, get information and guidance on problems that they face on a day-to-day basis without having to struggle for it. 

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