ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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An Unequal Fight

Consumer Protection Act

Twenty-five years after the Consumer Protection Act was put in place as a uniquely beneficial social legislation offering "simple, speedy and inexpensive" redressal, all three characteristics seem to have disappeared. Amendments to the Act now being proposed will further erode consumers' rights instead of addressing existing lacunae.



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