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ACTIVITIES
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CALENDAR
 
  CONSUMER CLUB

Consumer Right's

      ..Right to Safety
      ..Right to Inform
      ..Right to Choose
      ..Right to Heared
      ..Right to Seek Redressal
      ..Right to Education
      ..Right to Basic Needs
      ..Right to Health Environment

Mission

• To spread awareness on consumer rights amongst all consumer segments especially among college students.
• To emerge as the best citizen consumer club at State Level adjudged by the Commissioner of Civil Supplies and Consumer Protection through the State Government to Government of India.

Vision

• To enable students understand fundamental rights of a citizen and make them realize and learn the fundamental duties of a good citizen.
• To inject knowledge and skills relating to consumer rights among our college students and to impart knowledge on product standards, product quality and about markets.
• To make them aware of laws enacted for protection / welfare of consumers and enforcement authorities concerned
• To build a base of enlightened citizen customers as the foundation of future India
• Bring awareness and realization about duties and responsibilities as Citizens of India.

Objectives

• Bring awareness and realization about duties and responsibilities as Citizens of India.
• Spread awareness about the rights and responsibilities of Citizens and Consumers as provided in the Constitution of India, Consumer Protection Act and other Indian laws.
• To enable children, students and self help group together as a team with local communities and develop in to caring, responsible and honest citizens.
• Mobilize and instill right-consciousness, confidence to question violations of citizen and consumer rights and fight for justice.
• Impart knowledge about real life situations and to enable to development of skills to handle citizen and consumer issues.
• Instill concern for environment around us as citizens and consumers and sustainable consumption habits.

Activities

• Giving lectures on consumer’s rights.
• Arranging field visit and observing the formalities in the trade centre.
• Celebrating world consumer day

Organisational Chart

District President Address

DISTRICT CONSUMER DISPUTES REDRESSAL FORUM,
345, Lakshmi Illam, First Floor,
Elambalur Road, Perambalur – 621212.
Contact No.: 04328-276700

Staff In-Charge

Dr. D. KALAISELVAN M.Com., M.Phil.(Com.), M.Phil.(EDP.), B.Ed., NET(Com.), PGDPM., Ph.D.,
Associate Professor, Department of Commerce,
Srinivasan College of Arts and Science,
Perambalur - 621212.


ANNUAL CALENDER FOR - 2012-2013

June

• First Thursday Inauguration and first monthly meeting Addition of new members /election of office bearers and discussion on Citizen Consumer Club resolutions /objectives and duties of office bearers / members.

July

• First Thursday Monthly Meeting Responsible citizen –Fundamental Duties August.
• First Thursday Monthly Meeting 6 Consumer Rights /Consumer Protection Act and other Laws.

September

• 5thSeptemberTeachers Day.
• 8thSeptember World Literacy Day.
• First Thursday Monthly Meeting.

October

• First Thursday Monthly Meeting Field visit – Good Citizen campaign.
• 14th October World Standards Day Quality / product standards (FPO, ISI, AGMARK, Hallmark, Silk mark etc.).
• 16th October World Food Day Food Adulteration – Lecture / Demonstration for all Students with test kit, food safety and standards.

November

• First Thursday Monthly Meeting District Consumer Protection Council / District Consumer Forum / Other district enforcement agencies and their functions.
• 14th November Children’s Day Market visit to be organized in co-ordination with Consumer group.

December

• First Thursday Monthly Meeting Unfair Trade Practices / Advertisements.
• 10th December Human Rights Day General Awareness on Human Rights.
• 23rd December Farmer’s Day General Awareness on quality food products, quality of pesticides/seeds/fertilizers.
• 24th December National Consumer Day Awareness functions in schools / villages.

January

• First Thursday Monthly Meeting Consumer Protection in health services / medicine.
• 12th January National Youth Day Village level campaign on standing in queues, public hygine and corruption prevention.
• 26th January Republic Day (Citizens Day) Take an Oath on fundamental duties of Citizen.

February

• First Thursday Monthly Meeting Consumer complaints and redresses / case laws.
• 28TH February National Science Day General Awareness on Science and questioning attitude.

March

• First Thursday Monthly Meeting Sustainable consumption responsible consumer and citizen.
• 15th March World Consumer Rights Day Function – Citizen consumer Awards, Cultural events / a grand function inviting local community to be organized.