Honouring the aged

2016-10-20 06:00
 Photo: supplied Winners of the grandpa competition (from left) Ravi Rajyah, Rajagopal Govender and Thangvel Reddy with the executive members for the Association of Senior Citizens of Tongaat.

Photo: supplied Winners of the grandpa competition (from left) Ravi Rajyah, Rajagopal Govender and Thangvel Reddy with the executive members for the Association of Senior Citizens of Tongaat.

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FLAMINGO Heights senior citizen’s club hosted the glamorous grandpa and grandmother contest event for the aged in Tongaat recently.

The event was held to honour the senior citizens in the community.

The club’s intention was to show support to the aged and appreciate them for being the pillars of strength in the community.

Rajogopal Govender (77) was the winner of the grandpa competition followed Ravi Rajyah and Thangvel Reddy who came third. The winner of the grandmother contest was Aysha Rayazuddin (73) from Maidstone followed by Kanka Chetty and Yellamah Gounden. Davarajoo Pillay (77) and Pushpavathee Naidoo (84) were also honoured for their efforts. - Supplied.

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