‘Bell Of Faith’ For Rural Elders

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  • The ‘Bell of Faith’ scheme will now be implemented for senior citizens staying alone in villages.
  • Previously, this scheme was successfully implemented in a number of urban households in Kerala.
  • It is a safety project conceived under Kerala’s Community Policing Scheme.
  • It will help elderly citizens attract the attention of their neighbours using a loud, remote-controlled alarm in emergencies.
  • It has been under implementation in Kerala since 2018.
  • It sets an example for community participation to ensure the well-being and safety of the elderly. 

Source : The Hindu

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