Photos: Old and lonely, India’s elderly choose to live in old age homes
India’s ageing population is growing fast and not wanting to be burden on anyone, more elderly are moving to old age homes. The stories of the people who live in old age home create a deep impact on one owns perception of life and parents. As parents grow old the only thing they want is little time from their children but that also becomes difficult for some families. Our country’s currently aging population is 100 million and is estimated to grow to 300 million by 2050, in the face of such projected growth it’s important to understand how India treats its elderly.