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  Wed, 24/03/2021 - 12:33
I travel home on a two wheeler during weekends from Puducherry to Karaikal to be with my family. However on one such trip in December 2019 I met with a road crash. Travelling at around 60 kmph, a dog suddenly crossed the road. I applied my brakes to…
  Wed, 24/03/2021 - 12:30
I live pretty close to a major school in Anna Nagar. In pre Covid-19 days, when schools were still up and running, young boys of that school, from 9th std to 12 std, used to ride around on expensive bikes like the Duke R15. Being young, their…
CAG-CEEW   Wed, 24/03/2021 - 10:49
Citizen consumer and civic Action Group (CAG) and the Council on Energy, Environment and Water (CEEW)  embarked on a study to assess  consumers’ perception of electricity bill formats, awareness of bill elements and their expectations from a model…
  Wed, 24/03/2021 - 10:42
As India observed Salt Awareness Week from 11th to 17th March, leading doctors and public health experts raised alarm regarding excess salt intake and its impact on the rising prevalence of hypertension in the country.
  Wed, 24/03/2021 - 10:10
This World Consumer Rights Day (WCRD), consumer organisations from around the world, come together to tackle plastic pollution, both for the sake of our environment and our health.
CAG-CEEW   Tue, 23/03/2021 - 10:21
CAG, in partnership with Council on Energy, Environment and Water (CEEW), and supported by Shakti Sustainable Energy Foundation has conducted a study on using the electricity bill as an enabling mechanism to improve information disclosure and…
  Wed, 17/03/2021 - 18:28
This happened a few years ago. I had had a fever all day and had barely eaten. I had to go out for some reason even though I was feeling quite weak and ill. I was attempting to cross the road and was halfway across, when I saw a bike approaching me…
  Wed, 17/03/2021 - 18:07
In August 2020, just after the lock down was lifted I was travelling on my bike at around 6’o clock in the morning. A water tanker lorry had just passed ahead of me, leaking water. Oblivious to the water present on the road I was travelling at 40…
  Mon, 15/03/2021 - 16:00
I was waiting at the road intersection for the signal to go green. A couple of two wheeler riders  were also waiting at the intersection. But unlike me, they were not waiting for the lights to turn green; they just wanted to find a break in traffic…
  Mon, 15/03/2021 - 15:49
Let us exercise our rights as consumers to move towards sustainable lifestyles. #noplasticpollution is do-able if we work together. #WorldConsumerRightsDay #sustainability #plasticpollution #CAGChennai