” The Mysore Grahakara Parishat celebrated this year””””””””s WORLD CONSUMERS”””””””” RIGHTS DAY, by conducting varieties of activities with the aim of creating awareness among the public on their rights, COPRA ,and seeking redressal through consumer courts , as well as thrust on water conservation . The activities conducted include interactive sessions in schools, colleges etc. and giving talks and interview in AIR , on these aspects. Also , demonstrations on simple methods to detect food adulterants were conducted in few localities . Besides these activities, MGP also conducted a day””””””””s camp at Kalidasa Road from 10AM to 4PM for the public during which , awareness was created through live demonstrations on easy methods for removal of pesticide residues from fruits and vegetables , detecting common adulterants in milk and milk products besides simple methods of food adulteration detection .In addition, several literature related to these aspects were distributed . Thrust was also given to motivate the public to enrol as members of MGP for their proactive participation “.
Encouraged by the above programme the residents of Siddhartha Nagar and Gururaja Layout have scheduled one such event on 24th March 2017 from 5.30 pm to 7.30 pm.