On 15th March,2018, Prime Minister Sh. Narendra Modi tweeted – “Government of India is not only focussing on consumer protection but also consumer prosperity.”
The tweet also included a video – Consumer protection has had an important role in the country for thousands of years. It is mentioned in the Atharva Veda that there must be no wrongdoing while weighing commodities. The rules of consumer protection have been mentioned in books which were written thousands of years ago. Punishment for trading in a wrong way has also been laid down.
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