Consumer forum case is dismissed in default

I have filed a case before the consumer forum but due to non appearance in the hearing my case is dismissed by the forum. Can I file another case before the consumer forum or file an appeal before the state consumer forum.  Question from - Civil Law | Consumer...

Does development authority come under consumer forum

Five shops were allotted by development authority in year 2001 and I deposited almost 50% amount but after 3 years of allotment construction work is stopped by the authority by saying that permission of the government regarding the development area is under review. I...