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PACP at Barka replace a defected car


the Public Authority for Consumer Protection (PACP) at Barka mad a settlement between an auto agency and a consumer who submitted a complaint saying that he had bought a new car from the agency and noticed some defects at the steering wheel. 


Based on Article 11 of The Law of Consumer Protection issued by the Royal Court No 81/2002, which gives the consumer the right to replace the defected product within a period of ten days from the day of purchasing, PACP at Barka succeeded in replacing the defected car by a new one.


 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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