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
Complaint against Yatra.com for non-receipt of refund against unsuccessful transaction – Rs.5,818/-:
Mr Shekhar Pal of Kolkata (dr_rspal(at)rediffmail.com) had tried to book a return ticket from Bangalore to Kolkata with Yatra.com on 14th Sept,09 using my HDFC bank credit card. The booking was unsuccessful due to technical problem but Rs.5819/- was deducted from Mr. Pal’s account. Even after repeated contacting Yatra.com for refund his refund was not forthcoming. Mr. Pal posted a complaint…
Yatra.com - 16.10.2009
Trouble with Samsung Mobile – Harassment by Service Centre, Dealer -Handset replaced by the Company:
Mr. Tarun Kapur of 55 Adarsh Nagar, Iddgah Road, Moradabad-244001 posted a complaint with the forum on 10-07-2009 for the following : Problem with the functioning of handset, non-co-operative dealer and service centre. We had taken up the matter with Samsung and Mr. Kapur’s handset was replaced.
Samsung - 10.07.2009
Customer charged for unsolicited debit card – Complaint against ICICI Bank:
Dr. Boopathi Manickam of Madurai (email@example.com) posted a complaint with ICF with regard to ICICI bank debiting charges on account of debit card issued by the bank but was not received by Dr. Manickam. Bank did not respond to his complaints. ICF submitted Dr. Manickam’s complaint to the bank and the charges were subsequently reversed.
ICICI Bank - 30.12.2009
Refund from Amazon – Rs.20,000/- : Mr. Piyush Kumar of Faridabad, Haryana had returned a Yamaha Keyboard on 06-07-2016 (order no-404-6899635-7842713) to AMAZON and the product price was Rs.21,650. But Amazon refunded him only Rs.1,650. He approached Amazon many times but he could not get the balance money. He posted his complaint at ICF on 19-07-2016 and the issue was take up with Amazon and the vendor. After follow-ups, Amazon’s legal team confirmed refund made to the customer and the issue w…
Piyush Kumar, Faridabad, Haryana
Refund complaint against MakeMyTrip – Rs.62,589/-:
Mr. Xavier Selvaraj of Chennai, Tamilnadu (sales.suryaasys(at)gmail.com) had booked through MakeMyTrip on 7th for his cousin to Mexico after confirming that no transit visa is required. However, Air France did not allow him to board the flight from Mumbai. MakeMyTrip had told him to make his own arragements from Mumbai and they said they bear the expenses and fare difference. However, MMT failed to reimburse Mr. Selvaraj and his reminders an…
Makemytrip - 02.08.2010
Replacement of Micromax Aisha A52 – Rs.5,441/-:
Tushar Kanti Ghosh of South Biresh Pally, Madhyamgram, Kolkata – 700129, West Bengal (Email: anirban.ninja(at)gmail.com) had bought one ‘Micromax Aisha A52? smartphone from ‘The MobileStore’ at Madhyamgram, Kolkata-700129 on 23rd July. But to his great dismay he found that the set is having many problems which made it almost unusable. The problems which I have faced are frequent call drops, contacts missing, very low battery life and the…
Refund from Snapdeal – Rs.22,000/-: Mr. Salil Tripathi of Chinchwad, Pune 411019 (Email: saliltripathi.8889[@]outlook.com) ordered an Iphone4 with snapdeal.com on 12th Nov 2014. The product was not delivered even after two weeks and he neither got refund. He was given a wrong AWB bluedart tracking no. He posted his complaint with ICD on 25-11-2014 and the matter was taken up with Snapdeal. He got his money back by 4-12-2014.
Salil Tripathi, Pune, Maharashtra
Refund from snapdeal.com – Rs.22,000/- : Salil Tripathi of Chinchwad, Pune-411019, Maharashtra (saliltripathi.8889[@]outlook.com) ordered Iphone 4 through snapdeal.com on 12th Nov 2014. He did not receive the product though the company gave a non-existing Bluedart AWB. The customer asked for refund but the refund was not forthcoming. He posted his complaint with ICF on 25-11-2014 and the matter was taken up with snapdeal.com. Mr. Tripathi finally got refund by 15-12-2014.
Mr. Salil Tripathi, Chinchwad, Pune, Maharashtra
LIC not reissuing survival/maturity benefit cheque:
Ms. Neetu Singh, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh LIC policy matured on 27-02-2013 but the maturity cheque was despatched to the old address even though she had provided the required NEFT mandate with new address. LIC said it will take time to get back the cheque and issue no payment instructions. She posted her complaint at ICF on 01-04-2013 and subsequently got the amount by 12-04-2013.
Life Insurance Corpn. of India - 12.04.2013