National Consumer Day was celebrated on 24.12.2018 by organizing a seminar on Timely Disposal of Consumer Cases at Kisan Bhawan, Sector 35, Chandigarh, in which more than 70 persons participated. Welcome and keynote addressed was delivered by Sh. R.K.Kaplash, Chairman. Adv Ajay Jagga, Member, Consumer Protection Council Chandigarh, spoke About the Law on consumer protection. Sh. Rajesh Kumar Arya, Member, State Commission Chandigarh, dwelt on Hurdles in Timely Disposal of Consumer Cases.
Adv Madhu P Singh, Former President, District Forum Mohali, spoke about the Public Perspective regarding consumer cases. It was followed by a lively experience sharing in which queries of public were answered by Shri Rajesh Kumar Arya and Ms Padma Pandey, Members State Commission Chandigarh.
The seminar was concluded with address by Sh. Tejdeep Singh, PCS, Additional Director, Food & Supplies, Consumer Affairs and Legal Metrology, UT Chandigarh, with his valuable guidance on the consumer protection. He added that more such programmes should be organized in future and assured full cooperation by the Department. The programme added with a vote of thanks by Sh. R.K.Sharma, Vice Chairman, CAC.