WHERE WILL THE CONSUMER APPEAL WHEN A COMPANY OWNED BY GOVERNMENT SELLS PRODUCTS OVER AND ABOVE THE
This is regarding the liquor sales in Tamil Nadu by The Tamil Nadu State Marketing Corporation (TASMAC) a company owned by the Government of Tamil Nadu, WHICH HAS A MONOPOLY OVER WHOLESALE AND RETAIL VENDING OF ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES IN THE INDIAN STATE OF TAMIL NADU. IT CONTROLS THE INDIAN MADE FOREIGN LIQUOR (IMFL) TRADE IN THE STATE.
The actual goings on has been reported a couple of times in the news. One such is attached. And without Bill. That is selling over and above the MRP, that too by a Government owned company. Many a citizen will not mind it goes to the Government Treasury , but after accounting. Will it not be a bad example for the other Greedy traders to do in every commodity.
The Statutory Warning “ Consumption of Alcohol is injurious to Health. Stay safe - Don’t Drink and Drive ” is there in each label. Yet it is sold . These come under the Legal Drugs. Possession or consumption isn’t an offence as long as there is no ruckus created .Consumer affairs takes up the matters pertaining to many other commodities and get redressed to the satisfaction of the consumers. Why cant it also take a look into this Please. more