Visit parents or face jail!

By Gustonez, in Society
5 years ago

Close

Stats

Too much pressure on those who move away for work/study/etc.
0%
 
Distorts the parent-child relationship.
0%
 
Strengthens up the parent-child relationship.
0%
 
Fair and moral action. Now it's time to return the favour!
100%
 

In China, a new national law introduced last week (Jul 1, 2013) requires the offspring of parents older than 60 to visit their parents "frequently" and make sure their financial and spiritual needs are met.
If children do not comply, they face potential fines, lawsuits or jail time.