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Empowering Elderly through Digital Literacy | Original Article

Nidhi .*, in Journal of Advances and Scholarly Researches in Allied Education | Multidisciplinary Academic Research


In the twenty-first century, population ageing is a major demographic issue for India. With growing technology and the Digital World, it is difficult for the elderly to keep up with the latest technology. Elders are distracted and isolated by today's continuouslyincreasing digital literacy and excessive movement toward using online payment. Their daily lives, shopping, and Paytm utility bills become more difficult, and they become estranged from the younger generation who are digitally savvy. Digital literacy gives many benefits to the elderly to improve their quality of life.