Hidden charges by Makemytrip – USD 70.50 (approx INRS 3,650):
Sainath Akula, Parkcrest Cir, VA (Email: sainath.a(at)gmail.com) purchased travel tickets from http://www.makemytrip.com for self and family. After the transaction he noticed additional fee of $70.50 as Foreign Transactional fee in credit card statement which was never disclosed by the agent. He raised complaint and sent and email via MMT’s website but there was no response. Mr. Akula posted his complaint with ICF on 23-11-2012 and the ma…
Makemytrip.com - 27.11.2012
Refund from Makemytrip.com – Rs.10,000/-: Mr. Sesha Sai Kuchibhotla, Hyderabad 500008, Telangana booked 2 student tickets on make my trip. Though the 3rd baggage was free for students on British Airways, he was charged Rs.10,000/- @ 5000 Rs per ticket. He raised a complaint with Makemytrip but it was not resolved even after 45 days. The customer posted his complaint with ICF on 12-12-2015 and the matter was taken up with Makemytrip. The customer finally got refund of Rs.10,000/- by 16-12…
Mr. Sesha Sai Kuchibhotla, Hyderabad 500008, Telangana
Complaint against Syberplace – Rs.7,999/-: Mrs. Sugi Jose of Rt nagar, Bangalore, Karnataka had placed an order with Syberplace on 07-03-2016 for a smartphone. However, she neither got the phone nor refund and there was no communication from Syberplace. Mrs. Jose posted her complaint with ICF on 24-03-2016 and the matter was taken up Syberplace. After much persuasion and guidance from ICF, the customer got post-dated cheque for refund together with interest.
- Mrs. Sugi Jose, Bangalore, Karnataka
Refund claim against Paramount Airways – Rs.5,954/-:
On 23-06-2009 Mr. Mathews Prabhakaran of Chennai (firstname.lastname@example.org) booked a ticket to Delhi from Chennai thro’ online in Paramount Airways. Paramount airways staff later informed Mr. Prabhakaran on 06.07.09 that the flight scheduled for 12.07.09 was cancelled and the full refund would be credited to his card account. Mr. Prabhakaran did not receive the refund till 26-12-2009. ICF pursued the claim with Paramount Airways and Mr. Prabhaka…
Paramount Airways - 16.01.2010
Refund against charges in excess of MRP – Rs.226/-: Mr. M Navaz of Mangalore, Karnataka (Email: mubeennavaz[@]gmail.com) had ordered 1Kg Pigeon Baby Laundry Detergent Powder through Amazon.in on 26-10-2014 alongwith other items vide Amazon.in Order no. 402-7074521-4551556. He received the consignment on 29-10-2014 but found that the MRP for 1Kg Pigeon Baby Laundry Detergent was printed as Rs.499 on the packet whereas Amazon had charged Rs.775 for the product. He sent a complaint to Amazon.i…
M Navaz, Mangalore, Karnataka
Furniture not delivered by Housefull International – Rs.18,190/-:
Ms. Sudeshna Mukherjee of Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh placed orders for bed, wardrobe, side table on 06-10-2012. However, until 25-02-2013 delivery was not made and she did not get any assistance from Houseful in resolving the issue. She posted her complaint with ICF on 25-02-2013 and the matter was taken up with Housefull. Finally, Ms. Mukherjee got her money back by 16-04-2013.
Housefull - 16.04.2013Hyderabad
Refund from Ebay for sending defective book – Rs.1690/-:
Manoj Kumar Gupta of Ramamurthy Nagar, Bangalore, Karnatka (Email: xmgupta(at)gmail.com) purchased a book woth of 1690/- rupees on 18th throgh ebay & received the same on 2nd Nov 2012 in which 20-30 pages are blur and not readable. So he raised a complaint with ebay who said they would return the money. Then they called the customer on 9th Nov saying that the seller says the book was of good quality and no calim can be entertained. Sinc…
Refund from Flipkart – Rs.5,999/-: Mr. Dinga Sailo of Aizawl 796001, Mizoram ordered a mobile handset from Flipkart.com on 6th January 2015 for Rs.5999/-. When the parcel was deliver, he found journals and magazines instead of mobile device. He reported this to Flipkart but no steps were taken to resolve the issue. He posted his complaint with ICF on 24-01-2015 and the matter was taken up with Flipkart. The customer finally got his money back on 30-01-2015.
Mr. Dinga Sailo, Aizawl 796001, Mizoram
Refund from Paytm – Rs.350/-: Mr. Sanjoy Mohanty of Rourkela, Odisha purchased a wireless mouse from paytm on 24/12/2014 having order no 702357755 but found it was a defective one. He requested Paytm for replacement but Paytm on 20-01-2015 and the issue was resolved. The customer got his money back on 23-01-2015.
Sanjoy Mohanty, Rourkela, Odisha
Wrong roaming plan activated by Airtel – Rs.3,999/- : Mr. Satish of Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh had wanted to activate roaming package for USA for his employer’s son and he was asked to do a recharge of Rs.3,999/- by Airtel. However, Airtel activated UAE roaming pack instead of USA. Mr. Satish spoke to Airtel and also wrote to them but to no avail. He posted his complaint with ICF on 18-05-2017 and the matter was taken up with Airtel. The customer finally got credit for the said wrong deduction …
Satish, Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh