World health organization

Where age brings honour: India, 1981

Indian man ploughing his fields
WHO/A.S. Kochar

Slide 2

Chander, of Goyla village, ploughing his fields. Chander, 55, has two sons and two daughters, who are all graduates. A daughter is a post-graduate. The daughters-in-law are also graduates– one works as a teacher. Chander receives little help from his sons and has to look after the fields and cattle all by himself.

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