Compensation ordered for low milk yield

Special Correspondent

KOZHIKODE: The District Consumer Disputes Redressal Forum has ordered payment of Rs.12,000 as compensation to Thankappan of Mukkom who had preferred a complaint that a cow he had bought was not giving the said yield of milk.

Thankappan had paid Rs.11,000 for the cow, which, he was told, would yield 12 litres of milk. A week later, it was delivered of a calf, but the yield of milk was only three litres.He later filed a petition before the District Consumer Disputes Redressal Forum.