First Appeal No. 131 of 2014. Case: Charanjit Singh Vs Satluj Motors. Himachal Pradesh State Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission

Case NumberFirst Appeal No. 131 of 2014
Party NameCharanjit Singh Vs Satluj Motors
CounselFor Appellant: Jagdish Thakur, Advocate
JudgesSurjit Singh, President and Prem Chauhan, Member
IssueConsumer Law
Citation2014 (II) ShimLC 868
Judgement DateMay 14, 2014
CourtHimachal Pradesh State Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission


Surjit Singh, President

  1. Present appeal is directed against the order dated 06.03.2014, of learned District Consumer Disputes Redressal Forum, Una, whereby the complaint of the appellant, which he filed against the respondents, has been ordered to be returned for lack of territorial jurisdiction. Appellant purchased a vehicle at Mandi from respondent No. 1. According to the appellant, the documents, which were supplied to him, indicate different amounts of money, as the value of the vehicle, because of which the Registering Authority did not register the vehicle. It was also alleged that insurance cover note, which was supplied to him, bore a date prior to the date of issuance of the date of gate pass and because of this reason also, the Registering Authority, Una, refused to register the vehicle.

  2. Learned District Forum has held that the vehicle was purchased at Mandi. The documents, which have inconsistencies and discrepancies, were also issued at Mandi and, hence, the District Forum at Una, does not have the jurisdiction. It was also observed that the respondents do not have any...

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