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Automobile workshops fleece customers, charge exorbitant carrier prices

Srinagar: The proceedings of “hapless” automobile owners pour in about even making minor repairs or essential well-timed services of vehicles, as the automobile workshops fleece them via charging exorbitant provider costs. Arshad Ahmed Khan, proprietor of an automobile bearing registration range JK13D 6395, went to Shuhul Automobiles, Nowgam Srinagar, to alternate disposable defensive covers, maximize FEO V23.5 Ltrs, fuel filter out, air filter element, and oil clear out to his automobile and become charged with a quantity of Rs. 2063 which includes CGST and SGST.

A proper invoice was passed over to the customer with an object sensible cut up. However, to his surprise, Khan was asked to pay any other invoice of Rs. 2662 as offerings/labor charges. “I was taken aback to recognize that I turned into asked to pay a massive amount as carrier costs for minor repairing,” Khan said, including he showed from the government there but failed to get any valid cause. Another customer also stated that he went to Ayna Service Centre, Bemina, to trade the oil filter out of his vehicle, but the same broke in three days. “I went again there and registered a formal criticism and requested them to replace the damaged filter again, but they refused to entertain the plea,” he stated. He had to pay again for a new filter out and provider fees. “There isn’t any accountability; we don’t know who to bitch or get our grievances registered,” he stated.


NEW DELHI: The automobile enterprise produced a total of three.09 crore cars for the duration of April to March 2019 as in opposition to 2. Nine crore within the corresponding length of the previous 12 months, marking a growth of 6.26 in line with cent, the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) stated on Monday. Passenger automobile income grew by using 2.7 percent, with passenger cars, application automobiles, and trucks clocking a boom of two.05 in step with the cent, 2.08 in keeping with the cent, and thirteen.1 in step with the cent. The universal commercial vehicles section registered a growth of 17. Fifty-five is in line with cent from April to March 2019 compared to the identical period of the remaining 12 months. Medium and heavy industrial vehicles extended by 14.66 according to cent, and light commercial cars by 19.46, consistent with cent.

Three-wheeler sales improved by 10.27 percent, with passenger carrier income registering a growth of 10.62, consistent with cent and items service at eight. Seventy-five in keeping with cent. Two-wheeler income reported a change of four.86 in line with scooters, declining by 0.27 in line with cent while motorcycles and mopeds grew with the aid of 7. Seventy-six in line with cent and a pair of. Forty-one in line with cent. SIAM stated the overall vehicle exports out of India grew with the aid of 14.5 in step with cent. While passenger automobile exports declined by 9.44 in step with the cent, business motors, three-wheelers, and wheelers registered a boom of 3.17 in step with the cent, forty-nine in keeping with the cent, and 16.5 in step with the cent.

Johnny J. Hernandez
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