What is the rationale behind the enactment of Consumer Protection Act, 1986?

Q.5:- What is the rationale behind the enactment of Consumer Protection Act, 1986?

 

Answer:-

Consumer Protection Act, 1986, popularly known as COPRA is enacted to safeguard the interest of consumers and being protected them against exploitation. It led to the formation of the three tier consumer courts at the district, state and national level.