National Consumer Day observed at Yangang
Federation of Consumers Association of Sikkim (FCAS) has successfully observed National Consumer Day in the theme of “Effective Disposal of Cases in Consumer Commission” , under the aegis Department of Food and Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs, Government of Sikkim at Yangang Bazaar of Namchi District.
Consumer rights awareness campaign was initiated all over the town and in the nearby villages on distributing booklets and flyers to the public of the region and pasting of posters in the different shops by the members and the volunteers of the Federation.
Vice President of FCAS Smt Srijana Karka delivered the speech on Consumer Rights to the public present at the event arena. At the mean time members of the Federation interacted with the consumers of the area and guided them for the process to make consumer complaints in State Consumer Helpline number (03592-202675) and through an online portal.
In the end of the program, President of FCAS, Suresh K. Lama along with members handed over 5 cartons of Toiletery items to the Pathing landslide victims on behalf of the Federation.
Day long event was also supported by Yangang Bazzar Development Committee. Dilli Ram Gurung, President of Sripatam Gagyong GPU graced the occasion as a Chief Guest and Damber Singh Chettri, Panchayat Mangli ward, Miss Suk Maya Limboo, Panchayat Upper Sripatam , Sonam Tshering Bhutia, President and Bikrant Rai of Yangang Bazaar Development Committee attended as a special guests.