Panaji: August 28, 2016 …. The Directorate of Social Welfare, Government of Goa will felicitate 14 outstanding  Senior Citizens above the age group of 70 on the occasion of “International Day for the Senior Citizen” on October 1, at the  State Level function, by presenting a Memento, a Shawl, a Shrifal(Coconut).

One Senior Citizen  from smaller Talukas and two senior Citizens from bigger Talukas will be selected for felicitation.

Interested outstanding Senior Citizen(above 70 years  may apply in the prescribed application form with their Bio-data along with the testimonials and one passport size photo copy to the Director, Directorate of Social Welfare, Panaji on or before September 9, 2016. Applications received after due date will not be entertained.

Director of Social Welfare or Assistant Director (Social Defense Branch) may be connected for details during the normal office hours, on telephone No. 2232257 and 2223784 and email id