MONTHLY REPORT OF CONSUMER PROTECTION MEASURES

 

Name of the State/UT: Karnataka  for the month ending 31st January 2012

 

Full Name & address of the Department:   Karnataka State Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission,

                                                                   High Grounds, Basava Bhavana,

                                                                   Bangalore – 560 001.

 

1. Vacancies along with date from which vacancy arose.

 

 

 

State Commission

District Fora

 

 

Sanctioned

Strength

Vacancies

Sanctioned Strength

Vacancies

a)

President

01

--

30

    * 03

b)

Members

02

01

60

    **07

c)

Reason for vacancies and action taken to fill-up the same (to be enclosed separately)

 --

As per Annexure enclosed

 

*        Kolar, Bidar & Hassan

 

**       Bellary, Kodagu, Udupi, Bangalore II Addl, Bangalore Urban, Mandya & Bangalore Rural

 

 

II. Progress of Disposal of cases

 

a

 

 

 

 

 

 

b

 

a) Total Cases filed since inception:

State Commission

 

42112

   District Fora

 

147654

i) Cases Disposed of (No. & %)  

 

Number

 

37469

 

%

 

88.97

 

Number

 

143452

%

 

97.15

ii) Cases Disposed off within

    prescribed time norms (No.& %)

   

Number

 

15050

%

 

35.74

 

Number

 

70446

 

%

 

47.71

iii) No. of cases disposed off by Lok Adalat method

--

--

c

Cases Pending

4643

4202

 

 

 

 

 

III. Progress of Confonet Project

 

 

Computer Hardware/

Software has:

 

a) been received:

b) been installed

c) become functional

State Commission

 

 

Yes

Yes

Yes

 

District Fora (names)

 

 

Yes

Yes

Yes

ii

Activities being done

through computers

 

a) Is case monitoring

    system installed &

    operational?

 

 

 

 

 

 

b) Has the Live Cases Data been entered?

 

c) Whether Cause list & Judgments are being posted on the website?

State Commission

 

 

¨No -

But all the activities of the State Commission are being done through local software since from 01.01.2003 and not under the Confonet Project.

 

 

Yes

 

 

Yes

 

District Fora

 

 

Yes –

But, few of the District Forums has technical issues in Confonet Server Machine. (Bagalkot, Belgaum, Chickmagalur, Davanagere, Dharwad, Mysore, Udupi)

 

   Yes

 

 

Yes

 

(From 01.01.2003 functions of the State Commission were fully computerized and cause list are available at website http://kscdrc.kar.nic.in)

 

IV. One Time- Grant / Integrated Project on Consumer Protection  (Rs.in lakhs)

 

 

 

During

1995-99

During 2002-03

During

2004-05

During

2006-07

During

2007-08

During

2010-11

a) amount received:

121.00

129.00

--

--

701.72

112.26

b) amount utilized

   (whether UC sent)

250.00 (Yes)

--

--

700.24

103.91

 

 

             Registrar-cum-Administrative Officer,

             Karnataka State Consumer Disputes

Date: 10.02.2012                                    Redressal Commission, Bangalore

 

 


ANNEXURE

 

Reason for vacancies and action taken to fill-up the same

 

 

I.       MEMBER – STATE COMMISSION

 

 

1.         03

KSCDRC

Tenure completed

Selection of Member is under process

 

II.                PRESIDENT – DISTRICT FORUMS

 

 

Sl. No.

Name of the Districts Forums

Reason for vacant

Action taken to fill the vacancy

1.      

Kolar

Tenure completed

Selection of President is under process

2.      

Bidar

Transferred to Gadag DCF

- do -

3.      

Hassan

Tenure completed

-do-

 

 

III.             MEMBERS – DISTRICT FORUMS

 

 

Sl. No.

Name of the Districts Forums

Reason for vacant

Action taken to fill the vacancy

1.          

Bellary

Expired

Appointment is under process

2.          

Kodagu

Tenure completed

- do -

3.          

Udupi

Resigned

- do -

4.          

Bangalore II Addl.

Expired

- do -

5.          

Bangalore Urban

Tenure completed

-do-

6.          

Mandya

Tenure completed

-do-

7.          

Bangalore Rural

Tenure completed

-do-

 

 

 

             Registrar-cum-Administrative Officer,

             Karnataka State Consumer Disputes

Date: 10.02.2012                                    Redressal Commission, Bangalore