Fake spare parts can result in serious injuries to anyone using them…
The counterfeit spare part business is hurting almost all the reputed manufacturers in India. After Hero, Suzuki has cracked down on K J Auto located at Karolbagh in Delhi.
According to the FIR copy we have the following counterfeit parts were seized from the accused…
- Fake Oil Filter – 850 pcs
- Plastic packing pouch – 6875 pcs
- packed cable wire – 71 pcs
- duplicate pad sets – 152 pcs
- outer box – 20 pcs
- Duplicate price sticker without print – 5872 pcs
- packing machine – 1 pc
The FIR filed mentions that retailing counterfeit products has violated the copyright of the company causing wrongful gain to the accused and wrongful loss to the company as well as the customers. In addition, this has also caused reputation loss of the brand name in the country.
The police has been asked to book the offenders under the Copyright Act of 1958. Manufacture and sale of counterfeit parts has increased at a rapid pace in our country. These parts are not made to any standards and hence are susceptible to failure which could cause serious injuries to the riders. Hence, it is always advised to stick to original/branded spares whenever you need them.