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
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
Complaint against Kotak Mahindra Bank for illegal deduction of money from SB Account – Rs.2,500 :
Mr. Ravi Ranjan Sinha of Gurgaon had posted complaint in the Forum on 23-08-2009 that Kotak Mahindra had changed his SB a/c type with informing him and the bank had started deducting charges for non-maintenance of minimum balance in his account, which he was not subject to. The bank had deducted more than Rs.2500/- in the last three quarters. ICF took up the matter with Kotak Mahindra bank got th…
Ravin Ranjan Sinha, Gurgaon
Complaint regarding Vox heater brought through Ebay.in:
NAINESH KAPADIA, Gangotri Soc, behind gandhi kutir, Gujarat (naineshkapadiaisavailable(at)gmail.com) purchased one Vox heater through Ebay.in. Upon receipt he found the appliance was of poor quality with broken parts inside. His complaints to Ebay went in vain and he posted his complaint with ICF on 26-01-2013. The matter was finally resolved by way of refund on or about 04-03-2013.
Ebay.in - 04.03.2013
Replacement by Micromax – Rs.9,000/- : Mr. Somanathan M of Tirunelveli, Tamilnadu purchased Micromax Canvas A120 on Sep-2014. He faced problems since December 2014 and submitted the device to the service centre many times. But the issues could not be resolved. He posted his complaint with ICF on 02-03-2015 and the matter was taken up with the company. After follow-ups, the customer got replacement device on or about 12-03-2015.
Somanathan M, Tirunelveli, Tamilnadu
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
Phone replacement by Star CJ / Karbonn: Natasha Nail (natashanaik2[at]gmail.com) of Mumbai, Maharashtra had purchased Karbonn A3 mobile from star cj and recieved the product on 6/5/2013. He could hardly use it for a week and had to submit it at the Karbonn mobile service center after which the condition of the phone was worst and it went completely blank. The service center manager had promised to issue A DOA certificate so that a new mobile could be issued but then he refused to saying that t…
Mumbai, Maharashtra - 31.08.2013
Refund from Flipkart – Rs.249/-: Mr. Tapas Kar of Dum Dum, Kolkata, West Bengal (Email: email@example.com) ordered “Karpine Flip Cover for Asus Zenfone 5 A501CG” from Flipkart.com on 13 September,2014. But he received a damaged product and was assured of refund by Flipkart. But the defective product was not picked up and no refund was made even after repeated requests. Mr. Kar posted his complaint with ICF on 27-09-2014 and finally got refund by 01-10-2014.
Tapas Kar, Kolkata, West Bengal
Complaint against BlazeFlash couriers for delivering consignment at wrong address:
Ms. Asha Kumari of Delhi had couriered a packet containing admission document (for National Institute of Construction Management and Research (NICMAR) 25/1 Balewadi, N.I.A. post office, Pune 411045, India) and DD for Rs.25,000 through BlazeFlash couriers on 08-08-2009. The courier packet was delivered at a wrong address by BlazeFlash courier. Inspite of Ms. Asha Kumari’s requests over phone to various person…
Asha Kumari, Delhi -10.09.2009
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