The department of Business Administration is going to observe World Consumer Right’s Day today. 15th March is observed as World Consumer Rights Day (WCRD), an annual occasion for celebration and solidarity within the international consumer movement. It marks the date in 1962 when President John F Kennedy first outlined the definition of Consumer Rights. World Consumer Rights Day (WCRD) is an opportunity to promote the basic rights of all consumers, demanding that those rights are respected and protected, and a chance to protest against the market abuses and social injustices which undermine those rights. On the occasion, Mr. Dilip Jain, Advocate, Commissioner of Civil Court, Guwahati and Ms. Rita Majumder, Advocate, Mediator, Guwahati High Court had delivered lectures on the significance of the day, consumers’ rights as enumerated in Consumer Rights Protection Act of 1986, and different NGOs that work for protecting consumer rights.