ROING, MAR 15:
Along with the rest of the globe, the World Consumer Rights Day was observed in a befitting manner here at Jomin Tayeng Model Degree College, Jia today.
Principal Monshi Tayeng, on the occasion, advised the students to know and learn their consumer rights.
CS Singpho, Assistant Controller of Legal Metrology, Roing explained about the rights of consumer, Legal aspect of Legal Metrology Act 2009, Legal Metrology (Packaged Commodities) Rules 2011 and Law of Consumer Protection Act 1986.
He urged the gathering, which mostly comprised of students and faculty members, to lodge complaints in the district forum or consumer court in case of defectives goods and deficiency in services confronted during the course of commercial transaction with a trader or any other business establishment for redressal of consumer grievances.
Booklets and leaflets that contained the detailed message for consumer education and awareness were distributed to all the participants. DIPR