Consumer Rights Seminar at Karim City College
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Jamshedpur: The Faculty of Commerce at Karim City College celebrated Consumer Rights Day to highlight consumer rights and privileges. PG students from the college presented their articles on the subject of consumer rights.
The Chairman of the District Consumer Commission, Jamshedpur Vidhan Chandra Choudhary was the chief guest on the occasion while the Registrar of Kolhan University, Prof. Jayant Shekhar was the guest of honour. The keynote speaker was the Senior Civil Court Barrister of Jamshedpur, Om Prakash Tiwari. Dr. Deepa Sharan, Dean and HOD and Dr. Deepak Kumar Mitra, Former HOD from PG Department of Commerce and Business Management, Kolhan University, Chaibasa were also present at the event as jury members.
In his address, Vidhan Chandra Choudhary insisted on joining forces to raise a united voice and push to maximize consumer protection and empowerment. He appreciates the efforts of Karim City College to organize a program on consumer rights. “There is a great need to organize such programs because they make people aware of their rights as consumers and prevent them from falling victim to unethical practices,” he said.
Professor Jayant Shekhar said there is a need to raise global awareness of consumer rights and organizing such programs is a good step towards this end. He said, “The purpose of this type of seminar is to draw attention to malfeasance in the marketplace that undermines consumer rights. People should be informed of the powers granted by law to consumers. The guest of honor presented certificates and prizes to the winners of competitions organized on the subject of consumer rights. The winners were Saman Eram (first prize), Ojaswita Singh (second) and Rubaina Yasmine (third). All contest participants received certificates of participation. Earlier, Karim City College Principal Dr. Md Reyaz delivered the welcome and HoD Dr. Nazri offered the vote of thanks. Faculty members from the Department of Commerce including Dr. G Vijayalakshmi, Dr. Syed Zahid Perwaiz, Dr. Rashmi Akhtar, Dr. Aftab Alam, Dr. SK Anwar Ali, Rashid Iqbal Ansari and others were present at the occasion.[partmentofCommerceincludingDrGVijayalakshmiDrSyedZahidPerwaizDrRashmiAkhtarDrAftabAlamDrSKAnwarAliRashidIqbalAnsariandotherswerepresentontheoccasion[partmentofCommerceincludingDrGVijayalakshmiDrSyedZahidPerwaizDrRashmiAkhtarDrAftabAlamDrSKAnwarAliRashidIqbalAnsariandotherswerepresentontheoccasion