Govt to spend Rs 90 lakh on consumer interest
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Last Updated: Saturday, November 05, 2011, 20:32
  
New Delhi: The government will spend Rs 90 lakh on a project, to be implemented through an NGO, to promote and protect the interest of consumers against unethical trade practices.

The Department of Consumer Affairs (DoCA) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with non-profit organisation CUTS International with an objective to create an enabling environment for promotion and protection of consumer interest, the Jaipur-based NGO said in a statement.

"Given the importance of the issues, the DoCA is pleased to sanction Rs 90 lakh for the project, CUTS will also add 10 lakh in it," the CUTS International noted.

PTI


First Published: Saturday, November 05, 2011, 20:32


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