ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Consumer Redressal Courts-Missing Commitment to Public Interest

Missing Commitment to Public Interest Shakuntala Narasimhan Two recent judgments handed down by Consumer Redressal Courts set up under the Consumer Protection Act of 1986 bring out the yawning gap between the spirit of the law and its interpretation in practice. Taken together, they underscore the fact that in the absence of a genuine commitment to public interest, mere enactments deliver little.

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