[India] AIC Submits Comments on Draft Consumer Protection (e-Commerce) Rules, 2019 (“Draft Rules”) (2 December 2019)

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The Asia Internet Coalition (AIC) submitted comments to the Department of Consumer Affairs (“Department”), Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution on the draft Consumer Protection (e-Commerce) Rules, 2019 (“Draft Rules”). We commend the Department of Consumer Affairs on formulating the Rules for public consultation, with an objective to prevent fraud and unfair trade practices in the e-commerce sector and to protect the legitimate rights and interests of consumers. We thank the Department for allowing the industry to provide comments on the same and would like to take this opportunity to provide our recommendations.