Punishment for charging over MRP
If a trader has charged me above MRP and I have receipt and packaging to prove the same, what is the process to file complaint and what is the penalty/punishment he will face? more
Could some legal luminary specify which Law / Act / Rule / Regulation (With Act / Regulation Name and Para Number please) is violated by charging more than the MRP ?
From what I've been able to find, the Acts only require the MRP to be specified and visible so that the Consumer can see the price at which the article "should" be sold - I have found no bar / restriction / mandatory requirement on charging more or less than MRP in any Act / Rule / Regulation ...
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Welcome K.S . One more member interested in questioning the Greedy, into the Circle will definitely prompt the authorities to take punitive action. more
file three complaints. 1. District Consumer Commission. 2. Legal Metrology (weights and measurements) Department. 3 .Police cheating case more
YOU ARE TO FILE A COMPLAINT WITH CONSUMERS ACTION FORUM AND GIVE THE DETAILS OF PURCHASE WITH DOCUMENTS.THERE WILL BE AN ENQUIRY AND A HEARING WILL TAKE PLACE AND IF FOUND GUILTY THE SELLER HAS TO PAY COMPENSATION TO YOU AS DECIDED BY THE FORUM AND FAILING TO PAT,THE SELLER WILL BE JAILED.
Do you think this will really help? Every restaurant in Mumbai charges 10% service charge although the government has banned it but they impudently charge it. more