Replacement of Iball Mobile Phone -Rs.7,100/-: Mr. Kaustabh Sen of Kolkata 700006, West Bengal (firstname.lastname@example.org) had given his phone for repairs to the service center on 09/10/2014. They said that the model had been discontinued and hence it was not possible to repair or replace the phone. Customer was asked to settle the issue by paying Rs. 843 for which they would provide him with a phone slightly better in features. The customer was not happy about the warranty for the product. T…
Kaustabh Sen, Kolkata, West Bengal
Complaint regarding Shriram Transport debenture renewal:
Arnab Sengupta, Koramangala, Bangalore, Karnataka (Email: dream_arnab[at]yahoo.com) posted a complaint on 14-06-2013 against Shriram Transport’s representatives/agents with regard to renewing his mother’s debentures. Due to the irresponsible act and inefficiency of the agents there was a delay of two months in renewing the debentures. The complaint was taken up with Shriram Transport and was finally resolved on or about 20-06-2013.
Koramangala, Bangalore - 20.06.2013
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
Refund from DTDC – Rs.1,040/-: Mr. Vivek Sharma of Bangalore, Karnataka (vivek0217[@]gmail.com) sent a courier through DTDC , reference number D17166789, on 10th May 2014 but it was lost on its way to Delhi. Package contained shoes worth Rs800 which was declared. He had submitted all documents in support of his claim of Rs 1040 (800+ 240 courier charges) but DTDC were not processing the same. Mr. Sharma posted his complaint with ICF on 12-08-2014 and finally got his claim settled by 04-09-2014.
Mr. Vivek Sharma, Bangalore, Karnataka
Replacement by Furniture Junction, Kolkata – Rs.53,000/-:
Sandhya Sinhamahapatra, East Beraberi, Kolkata – 700136, West Bengal (Email: sandhyasinhamahapatra(at)yahoo.com) booked two products in the exhibition of furniture at ‘Ice Sketting Ring’ from ‘Furniture Junction’ by giving Rs 1000 on 25th August 2012. Delivered product( Marble Dining Table(6+1)) was completely different from the ordered product & in case of 5 Doors Wardrobe with Mirror there was no change made but two drawers were vani…
Furniture Junction, Kolkata
Refund from Homeshop18 – Rs.2,140/-: David Johnson of Gaikata, Kharagpur 721301, West Bengal ordered a casserole from Home Shop 18 on 30.11.2014. The produce sent to him was of lower price. The customer reported this to Homeshop18 and returned the product as per their instructions. He however did not get refund even after repeated contacts with HS18. He posted his complaint with ICF on 12-01-2015 and got his money back with courier charges by 31-01-2015.
David Johnson Kharagpur 721301, West Bengal
Complaint against Big Bazaar for selling adulterated Gopi Ghee:
Mr. Shikha Airen of Bangalore (airenshikha(at)yahoo.com) had bought 4 Gopi ghee packets at discounted price on 14-08-2009 from Big Bazaar, Jayanagar, Bangalore and found it to be completely Vanaspati. He tried to contact G.G.G dairy products over mobile but could not. He posted a complaint with India Consumer Forum on 07-10-2009 and ICF took up the matter with Big Bazaar. Big Bazaar replaced the product on 12-10-2009 and had als…
Big Bazar - 12.10.2009
Withdrawal transaction failed but amount deducted from HDFC bank account – Rs.2,500/-:
Mr Anil Yadav of New Delhi attempted to withdraw Rs.2,500/- from Corpn. Bank ATM against his HDFC Bank Account. The transactions got cancelled automatically due to certain technical glitch. However, Mr. Yadav found that his account had been debited by Rs.2,500/- for the unsuccessful withdrawal transaction. He lodged a complaint with HDFC customer care on 24-09-2009 but the same was not resolved till 07-10-…
Anil Yadav, New Delhi - 07.10.2009
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 Lenovo – Rs.17,000: Mr. Manish Advani, Chembur, Mumbai, Maharashtra (manish.advani[@]mahindrassg.com) had submitted his Lenovo P780 for repairs on 13-11-2014 and was told that he would get back the device in 10 days. But even after two weeks the device was not ready and he was told that the spares are not available. Mr. Advani posted his complaint with ICF on 27-11-2014 and the matter was taken up with Lenovo. Mr. Advani finally got refund for the phone by 7-1-2015.
Manish Advani, Chembur, Mumbai, Maharashtra