The Department of Economics organised a talk on ‘Market And Consumer: Where Right is Wrong’ on 7th July 2017.The guest speaker for the occasion was Dr Abubakkar Siddiq ,Associate professor and Coordinator dept of PG studies in Commerce, University College, Hampankatta,Mangaluru.
“Colleges and courses across the country teaches you how to sell things but no one teaches how to buy things “said Dr. Abubakker Siddiq emphasizing on the need to be aware of your basic rights as a consumer. He highlighted the fact about how people of this century are more addicted to the package rather than the product and the container rather than content, about how people are not bothered about checking the quality and quantity of the products. He concluded the talk by stating that as a consumer we should be alert of the product so that there comes a day when everything will be legal and right. An interactive session followed where the students actively participated.
Mark Donnawabor ,III BA welcomed the gatgering. Dr.Norbert Lobo,HOD of Economics department expressed his remarks and Nishanth Dcosta of III BA proposed the vote of thanks. The programme was compeered by Anushka Pinto of III BA. Several staff and around 100 students participated in the programme.