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Rights and Duties of a Consumer

Updated on November 4, 2009

Malpractices of Vendors and Manufacturers

1.             Mislabeling the product.

2.             False advertisement - exaggerating about the quality of the product while concealing the negative qualities of the product.

3.             Adulteration - making the product impure or inferior by mixing other or baser ingredients.

4.             Short changing - not giving the exact change.

5.             Tampering the weighing scale.

6.             Tampering food labels.

7.             Hoarding - storing away or hiding the goods resulting to food shortage and rise in prices.

Rights and Duties of a Consumer

1. Demand for consumer protection.

2. Be protected from malpractices of vendors and manufacturers.

3. Buy good quality products.

4. Be informed correctly about the value of the product.

5. Right to refuse products that are treated with harmful chemicals.

6. Right to sanitary handling of food.

7. Right to seek protection from agencies tasked to safeguard consumers.

8. Check the quality of food supply.

9. Buy products from vendors who offer goods honestly.

10. Report malpractices they encounter to the proper agencies.

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      5 years ago

      this is so not helpful

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      5 years ago

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      5 years ago

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      5 years ago

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      SHRUTI 

      5 years ago

      POOR COMMENTS

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      VEDANT 

      5 years ago

      too short but still helpful to pick out points

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      aachal 

      6 years ago

      helpful

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      6 years ago

      all that i need is written in this website..... thanks

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      lakshya 

      6 years ago

      kamino

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      nobody 

      6 years ago

      nobody thinks of robbery well then one more advice do not steal anything in shops malls or where ever u go

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      naomi 

      6 years ago

      helpful but little boring

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      navneet 

      6 years ago

      helpful..

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      shubhee 

      6 years ago

      thanks a lot for keeping the most nessasry advises of consumers

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      munaz 

      6 years ago

      not helpful , only some information

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      rafey 

      6 years ago

      every website is useful ,BUT IT IS DEPEND ON THE PERSON TO USE IT IN RIGHT WAY

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      Mohith 

      6 years ago

      suppose I buy goods worth rs.47 and hand over the cashier rs.1000. He replies "please give a note of lower denomination." Is it in violation of consumer rights?

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      6 years ago

      limited info..

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      6 years ago

      not really helpful

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      7 years ago

      very nicely explained in easy language

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      7 years ago

      some of it is good..

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      7 years ago

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      7 years ago

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      7 years ago

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      8 years ago

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