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Three rulings for consumer at Al Buraimi


A primary court at Al Buraimi issued three rulings against three defendants who violated The Law of Consumer Protection; the first one was fined RO300, the second RO200, while the third RO 100.  


A consumer submitted a complaint to the Administration of the Public Authority for Consumer Protection (PACP) in the Governorate of Al Buraimi, saying that the contractor with whome it has been agreed on building a house for the consumer delayed delivery of service. The contractor was given a grace of 15 days, but he didn’t committee to also. After the case was referred to the court, the defendant was fined the above mentioned amount of money.

The second case was against a contractor who violated the agreement approved four times and didn’t deliver the service of a home maintenance on time. The competent court issued its above mentioned ruling.
the third case was regarding a foreman at an auto repair shop who agree at first to repair the vehicle, but he delayed doing the job, wasting consumer time. The case was reffered to the competent court which issued the mentioned above ruling.  


 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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