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Why India's elderly are moving to homes

Traditional family ties in India are being broken by some senior citizens who are choosing to live separately from their children.

Indians are known to value family ties and, traditionally, parents expect to spend their later years with their children and grandchildren.

But that's changing with a growing number of Indian senior citizens breaking away from traditional family values and choosing to live separately from their children. For some that has created a new business opportunity. Shalu Yadav reports from Bangalore.

  • 05 Jul
  • From the section Asia