World Consumer Rights Day observed in Sopore

BARAMULLA: A consumer awareness seminar organized by Legal Metrology Department Baramulla was held at Sanctorum College of Education in Sopore  to observe the ‘World Consumer Rights Day’on Wednesday .
On the occasion, Assistant Controller Legal Metrology Baramulla highlighted various provisions of the Consumer Protection Act, and stressed on the need to educate consumers about their rights and to strengthen consumer grievance redress mechanism.
He said that consumers should come forward and bring complaints in the notice of the Department for their redressal.
Other speakers also spoke on consumer oriented topics and called for creating mass awareness about rights of a consumer enshrined in the Consumer Act.