Panaji: June 27,2019 … Minister for Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs Shri. Govind Gaude today cautioned consumers to become more vigilant while buying packaged and outdoor food items and urged consumers not to hesitate to complaint before various consumer forums if found anything fishy about the product. He was speaking after inaugurating an programme held on the Occasion of State Consumer Rights Day organised by the Department of Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs at Sankruti Bhavan, Patto, Panjim recently.
Speaking on the occasion Shri. Gaude opined that, Safety of the Consumer in every aspect should be given utmost importance and for that matter significant importance need to be given for awareness activities so that interests of consumers are safeguarded.
Inaugural session was followed by presentation on the theme LPG Gas cylinder : Safety Measures and precautions. Wherein Sales Officer, HPCL Shri. Resham Mittal, Proprietor, Nagesh Malalaxmi Gas Services Shri. Siddharth Palang and Consumer Activist Shri. Roland Martins enlightened the audience about various aspects of LPG Gas.
Secretary, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs Shri. Rupesh Kumar Thakur (IAS) spoke on the occasion. Co.Chairman, Consumer Affairs Committee (GCCI) Shri. Sunil Morajkar was present on the occasion.
Director, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs Smt. Sandhya Kamat welcomed the gathering. Assistant Director Smt. Shama Arondekar proposed vote of thanks. Smt. Ameeta Salatry compered the programme.