30 May '11, 1am

About 6 elderly Singaporeans die each month with no kin to claim them

About 6 elderly Singaporeans die each month with no kin to claim them

A check with five funeral service operators showed that usually, 30 to 40 of these elderly die without their relatives near them. An average of six elderly Singaporeans die alone every month.

Full article: http://www.straitstimes.com/BreakingNews/Singapore/Story/...

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