Why Consumer Forum imposed ₹25 lakh fine on Amazon

The order was passed on a Chandigarh resident's complaint alleging that he had bought a pair of socks of brand Marc Jacobs at a price of ₹279.30 on Amazon and instead received the product with brand name 'Marc'.
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The Chandigarh State Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission recently ordered Amazon Reseller Services Private Limited and a Delhi-based company to pay damages worth ₹25 lakh for selling locally-manufactured socks under the name of international luxury brand Marc Jacobs.

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