Case nº Revision Petition No. 1253/ 1254/ 1255 Of 2011, (Against the Order dated 13/01/2011 in Appeal No. 567/2010 of the State Commission Chhattisgarh) of National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission, October 13, 2011 (case 1. Bijay Agrawal 2. Asha Agrawal Vs 1. Nirmal Bang Security Pvt. Ltd. 2. Branch Manager, Share Khan Ltd. & Anr. 3. Kanti Lal Chhagan Lal Security Pvt. Ltd.)

Judge:For Appellant: Mr. Ajay Brahme, Adv. and For Respondents: Nemo
President:Mr. Ashok Bhan, President and Mrs. Vineeta Rai, Member
Defense:Indian Limitation Act - Section 14
Resolution Date:October 13, 2011
Issuing Organization:National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission


This order shall dispose of the aforementioned three revision petitions. As the facts and the law point involved is the same, they are being disposed of by this common order. We are taking the facts from Revision Petition No.1253/2011.

We agree with the view taken by the fora below that under Section 2(1)(d)(i) of the Consumer Protection Act, a person who buys any goods or avails of the services of another person for commercial activity, is excluded from the purview of the Act. On the facts of the case, fora below have held that the petitioner was indulging in the activity of buying and selling the shares for commercial purpose and not for earning his livelihood. Petitioner was already running a shop for earning livelihood. He would not fall in the exception that he...

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