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Functional Analysis of The Consumer Commissions of Himachal Pradesh

Author(s) Rajneesh kaul, Munish Dulta
Country India
Abstract Consumer Rights may not be fundamental rights in constitution of India but they do impact the enjoyment of fundamental rights, and hence needs protection. United Nations General Assembly adopted a resolution on the “Guidelines for consumer protection act “on 9th April 1985. These Guidelines recognized 8 rights of the consumers which needed protection and in context of India Consumer Protection Act 1986 (COPRA) was made and it recognized 6 rights for the consumers in India. This Act provided for the establishment of Consumer Protection Council at State and Central level for protection of consumer rights. It also provided for establishment of Redressal Agencies at central, state and district level for redressal of complaints and grievances of consumers. In Himachal Pradesh as per the consumer protection act 1986 the State Government has established the state commission and District Commissions. In Himachal Pradesh Consumer forums started functioning in the year 1989 and Himachal Pradesh state Consumer Protection Council was also established. In this article Author has made an effort to statistically analyze the functioning of the consumer forums of Himachal Pradesh. Secondary data available online and offline was gathered and critically analyzed by the author and conclusions and suggestions made.
Keywords Consumer; Consumer rights; Consumer Forum; Protection; District Commissions; State Commission; Commission
Field Sociology > Administration / Law / Management
Published In Volume 6, Issue 4, July-August 2024
Published On 2024-07-05
Cite This Functional Analysis of The Consumer Commissions of Himachal Pradesh - Rajneesh kaul, Munish Dulta - IJFMR Volume 6, Issue 4, July-August 2024. DOI 10.36948/ijfmr.2024.v06i04.24116
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