Complaint against ITBC Sweepstakes Scheme – Claim for refund of Rs.31,487/-:
Mr. Nadeem Syed of Thane, Maharashtra had participated in the ITBC Sweepstakes Scheme by placing orders worth Rs.31,500/- on 17-03-2010 and 18-03-2010. Later he realised that this scheme was a marketing gimmick by ITBC and he opted to cancel the order on 20-03-2010. Not receiving his refund, he posted his complaint with ICF on 13-05-2010 which was presented to ITBC by ICF. Following this, Mr. Nadeem Syed received his…
Mr. Nadeem Syed, Thane, Maharashtra - 20.05.2010
Mobile replaced by Micromax: Mr. Vaibhav Sawaiker of Borivali East, Mumbai 400066, Maharashtra
(sawaiker_vaibhav[at]rediffmail.com) had purchased a Micromax phone on 07-04-2013. Since January 2014, he was having series of problems which could not be rectified even after servicing. He wanted a replacement but Micromax was not willing to do the same. He posted his complaint with ICF on 03-04-2014. After much following up Mr. Sawaiker got replacement first week of May 2014.
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
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 Lenovo – Rs.16,990/-: Aditi Rindani of Vadodara, Gujarat (aditi.rindani[@]gmail.com) bought a Lenovo p780 phone in January. The phone randomly started throwing tantrums, network connectivity was lost and on one fine morning, it just stopped working, The device was submitted to the service center but she did not get delivery of the same after service. She submitted her complaint at ICF on 25-11-2014 and the matter was taken up with Lenovo. The customer finally got refund for the set…
Aditi Rindani, Vadodara, Gujarat
Micromax Canvas service complaint – Rs.10,690/-: Mr Mayuresh Rashinker, Pune, Maharashtra was having issues with regard to servicing his Micromax Canvas 2.2 A114. The device was having problems even after changing the mother board and repeated services. Since the service center could not fix the problem, he posted his complaint with ICF on 24-11-2014 and the matter was taken up with Micromax. The customer subsequently got a new device.
Mayuresh Rashinker, Pune, Maharashtra
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
MakeMyTrip makes short-payment of refund amount – Rs.2,064/-
Mr. Girish Kumar Khare of Kanpur had posted a complaint with us on 07-07-2009 with regard to the short-payment received from MakeMyTrip towards cancellation of Tatkal Waiting List ticket for Kanpur to New Delhi route. The Forum took up the matter with MakeMyTrip and could successfully obtain the full refund for Mr. Khare.
Makemytrip - 07.07.2009
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
Voltas AC unit replaced:
Laxmidhar Mohanty, Nanmangalam, Chennai, Tamilnadu (ldmohanty(at)rediffmail.com) had posted a complaint on 08-06-2010 with regard to defective AC unit and poor service from Viveks, Chennai. ICF submitted the complaint to Voltas and Viveks and the defective unit was promptly replaced with a new one and properly installed on 14-06-2010.
Laxmidhar Mohanty, Chennai, Tamilnadu - 14.06.2010