The definition of Consumer right is the right to have information about the quality, potency, quantity, purity, price, and standard of goods or services, as it may be the case, but the consumer is to be protected against any unfair practices of the trade. It is very essential for the consumers to know these rights.
Right to Consumer Education:
According to this right it is the right of consumer to acquire the knowledge and skills to be informed to customers. It is easier for literate consumers to know their rights and take actions but this right assures that illiterate consumer can seek information about the existing acts and agencies are set up for their protection.
The government of India has included consumer education in the school curriculum and in various university courses. Government is also making use of media to make the consumers aware of their rights and make wise use of their money.
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