In Karimnagar, the District Consumers’ Conference,” was attended by, District Supply officer Chandraprakash and District Consumer Council member Srinivas State Consumer Council member Lakshmi NarasimhaRao, Bureau of Indian Standards DD Naveen Kumar, Prof. Balakishan, ZP Chairperson Tula Uma. State FM EtelaRajender was invited as the Chief Guest.
He pointed out that the consumers should be educated about their rights, so that they are not cheated by the traders. He emphasized that the “Laws/Acts” are made for the welfare of the people and to protect the interests of the Poor. The acts should not be drafted only for the benefit of the affluent sections
The FM and the other Bureaucrats, present proposed several suggestion to address this concern, they said: Training and Awareness Programs should be organized regularly. Some said that the School Text books should have a specific topic as the school academic curriculum.
Finally it was mentioned that the Rulers have a very limited role to play in a democracy, it is a concern to be addressed by every section of the democracy.