Domestic Violence

143 cases of elderly abuse

PUBLISHED : Thursday, 09 May, 2002, 12:00am
UPDATED : Thursday, 09 May, 2002, 12:00am

There were at least 143 cases of abuse of elderly people between October 1999 and February last year, lawmakers were told by the Health and Welfare Bureau. The majority were reported to have been abused by their children.