District Educational Officer K. Lingaiah has said that they will take measures to initiate consumer awareness programmes by starting consumer clubs in all schools in the district.

Empowering students

Speaking after releasing the consumer-year calendar of events prepared by the Karimnagar Consumers’ Council here on Wednesday, the DEO said that consumer awareness programmes at the school level would empower students and check irregularities in the supply of spurious products, adulteration of food items etc. He said that they would utilise the services of Karimnagar Consumers’ Council leaders in conducting awareness programmes in schools.

Karimnagar Consumers’ Council leaders N. Srinivas, K.S. Narayana, Kola Ramachandra Reddy said that they had decided to form consumer clubs in all junior and degree colleges in the district.