❇️ 15 March
🛍 World Consumer Rights Day
विश्व उपभोक्ता अधिकार दिवस
Theme 2021 : "Tackle Plastic Pollution"
🛍 The day is marked for raising global awareness about consumer rights and needs so as to enable the consumer to fight against social injustices.
🛍On July 20th, 2020, the new Consumer Protection Act, 2019 came into force in India, replacing the previous enactment of 1986. The new Act overhauls the administration and settlement of consumer disputes in India.
🛍 The 7 R refers to replace, rethink, refuse, reduce, reuse, recycle, and repair.
🔶‘E-Daakhil’ portal for e-filing of Consumer Complaints becomes operational in 15 States/UTs
Note : 24 December : National Consumer Day
🏢 Ministry of Consumer Affairs , Food & Public Distribution
▪️ ( MoRly + MoCI ) Railway + Commerce Industries + ( MoCAFP&D ) Consumer Affairs , Food & Public Distribution
▪️Constituency : RSMP Maharashtra