Misleading ads

Today i saw 2 ads one for indulekha oil of HUL which says hair regrowth happens with this oil. Its pure lies.

Second ad I saw was pediasure which says your child will grow much faster and properly with this.

I have tried both these products for 1 year or more and they make no difference.

Will the Govt take necessary action please? And put a stop to such misleading ads?? more  

View all 40 comments Below 40 comments
Business people do not miss any chance to sell their products through ads.
Similarly we also should not miss any opportunity to express our opinion/ complaint / feedback about those products .
If we hesitate we are losing a chance to settle score. YOU OPINION MATTERS AS CUSTOMER more  
Cine/Sport/other personalities supporting those ads must also be punished suitably. more  
Dear friends, we all want Government to act we ourselves will not. How many and for which minor points we expect the Government to act. Fact is we get carried away with the advertisements and want to try it out! We, the common man has become an easy customer and we only provide market to these manufacturers. We get easily fooled because we don't think logically. Has our generation not grown intelligent without using these products? Then why we go to buy such products? more  
Advertisements are worded very trickily many a times. They make an impression as desired by the management, yet cannot be taken to court because one or two words make it legally correct.
A case in point is the Lifebouy soap. Although all of us call it a soap, it is technically not a soap. The company never write it as a soap, but a bathing bar ! more  
The government should immediately come out with stricter laws against misleading ads with provisions for heavy penalty and proceeding of criminal cases as market is flushed with misleading ads only to dupe the consumers. A full stop in this mania must be drawn at the earliest. more  
Post a Comment

Related Posts

    • Fixing MRP of essentials during covid-19

      See what has been done here in Noida in attached. They have fixed maximum retail prices of all essentials. Why cant the Govt of india fix a MRP for all essentials across India.

      By Radha Puri
    • Good News on essential goods

      Central Govt Has expanded exemption list and Transportation of all goods without essential & non-essential goods allowed. Products: Soaps, Disinfectants, Hand washes, Shampoo, toothp...

      By Vinita Agrawal
    • Shared this from Transforming India

      Everyone please vote on this poll. No sanitisers are available in the market. If you found one this week please share location to buy from. Genuine company product like dettol lifeboy g...

      By Vijaya Nair
    • 3 months moratorium for EMIs

      Great move by RBI. All Banks, HFCs, NBFCs allowed 3 months moratorium for EMI. So if you are unable to meet EMI obligations, no issues. Pay Your bank by June 30th.

      By Arjun Singh
    • Essential Availability situation and list

      Really appreciate localcircles putting out these updates on essential goods availability. Some improvement seems to be happening but more needs to be done.

      By Sarita Ravichandran
    • Sanitizer Loot Continues

      In unique ways. The general store selling it bills for a different item. 600 for 200 ml sanitizer. Govt has mandated 100 rupees. The store bills rice in the bill. Pls see how it can be ...

      By Ajay Kumar
    • Panic Buying happening in Mumbai

      Panic buying of essentials in my parents colony. Huge lines, crowds swelled up by the minute as the PM announced nationwide 21 days lockdown..it kind a resembles lines at the atm the night demon w...

      By Shivani Khiste
    • Relaxation on banking charges

      No charges will now be levied by banks for next 3 months when Consumers withdraw cash From other banks atms. Also there will be no minimum balance charge.

      By Aditi Jain
    • Wholesale rates of fruits veggies during covid 19

      Attached wholesale rates of fruits and veggies from gurgaon. Such information should be published by all district magistrates to make sure profiteetring is not happening. Peop...

      By Kanchan Kukreja
    • Ecommerce dead

      Doesnt seem to delivering any more. What are we supposed to do. Local Stores stocked out and ecommerce cant deliver. Stand in long pds lines and get covid19 free??

      By Amit Mishra
    • Faster handing of COVID-19 insurance claims

      In order to alleviate hardship of health insurance policyholders, IRDA issues guidelines to expedite handling of claims related to Corona virus disease. Everyone may save it in their pho...

      By Amit Mishra
Enter your email & mobile number and we will send you the instructions

Note - The email can sometime gets delivered to the spam folder, so the instruction will be send to your mobile as well

Please select a Circle that you want people to invite to.
Invite to
(Maximum 500 email ids allowed.)