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Consumer Protection Sur organizes a lecture on the Young Consumer Rights


Consumer Protection Sharqiya South recently organized a lecture on the “Young Consumer Rights” for the students of Sheikh Bilarab bin Manei School for basic education in Sur, within its student awareness programme aiming to develop and enhance the consumption culture amongst young consumers.



The lecture presented several aspects like selection of healthy food, avoiding food sold by peddlers, and food without details including the date of production and expiry. The lecture also discussed the issue of clothe selection in consistence with the community features, and avoiding clothes with expressions inconsistent with the conservative community, and concluded by distributing awareness publications to the students.


 No one imagined that greed and deviousness would reach such a staggering level that thought exist only in movies and investigative drama shows , yet it became a stark reality when some merchants sought to make a profit on the account of health and safety of the young and adults alike utilizing the God-given intellect that they posses into destruction and evil instead of serving public good , the devious plan used ( Back to school ) season by carving holes inside books and hiding chewing tobacco inside in away from the inspectors notice targeting the younger generation with these destructive materials that effect the health , mind and safety of our kids .
 The Judicial officers noticed that consumers come very frequently to a specific shop during one of the inspection tours which raised their suspicions to strengthening the monitoring and follow up on that matter , students were spotted in the shop as well , the Officers expediently intervened to inspect the shop , the inspection did not reveal anything at first , however , the officers noticed a stack of books and decided to inspect it , surprisingly , they found more than 600 pouches of chewing tobacco on its way to be sold and distributed on consumers and students , the officers immediately issued a violation and referred the case to the General Prosecution to deal with the matter as per the Law

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