Refund claim against Paramount Airways – Rs.5,954/-:
On 23-06-2009 Mr. Mathews Prabhakaran of Chennai (email@example.com) 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
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
Complaint against India Times Shopping for refund – Rs.1,440/-:
Ms. Arpita Mahapatra of Kolkata (sinhamahapatraarpit(at)@yahoo.com) had ordered for 8GB Spy Hidden Pen Camera on 19th September 2009 with Times Shopping after seeing an advertisement in the Times of India paper ( Kolkata Branch 16th September ) by making a payment through cheque to their agent . After not getting the product even after a month, she contacted India Times customer care. She was told that her order was cancelled as…
Indiatimes shopping - 05.12.2009
Refund from Shopclues – Rs.1,328/-: Ms. Ankita Jadoun, Jaipur 302020, Rajasthan had purchased a mobile from shop clues model Nokia 5233 but received wrong product with all accessiories damaged, charger was not connecting to phone. She complained several times to shop clues but they refused support. The customer posted her complaint at ICF on 31-03-2017 and the matter was taken up with Shopclues. Ms. Ankita finally got her refund by 19-04-2017.
Ankita Jadoun, Jaipur 302020, Rajasthan
Refund from Yepme – Rs.2,500/- – Mr. Komal Prabhu of Bicholim, Goa had returned a product to Yepme against order 32865300 dt.21-11-2016 and was expecting refund from them. However, even after one month he did not get his money back. He posted his complaint with ICF on 03-01-2017 and the matter was taken up with Yepme. The customer finally got refund by 25-01-2017.
Mr. Komal Prabhu, Bicholim, Goa
Replacement of Micromax mobile by lalajionline.com:
Mr. Suraj Kakwani of Thane, Maharashtra(Email: suraj_8288(at)hotmail.com) purchased one Micromax mobile from lalajionline.com. The mobile had camera problem and was replaced by Lalaji. However, even the replacement mobile was a defective one. Repeated follow-ups by Mr. Kakwani produced no results and he posted his complaint with ICF on 27.11.2012. The issue was resolved by replacement of the mobile by Lalaji.
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 Paytm: Mr. Shekhar Pomendkar, Ghatkopar west, Mumbai 400086, Maharashtra [shaky1029[at]yahoo.co.in] ordered Ambrane p-1000 portable charger powerbank on 3rd july 2014. He did not receive the item even after a week. The courier service kept on saying it will get delivered but after 2 weeks they said the shipment has been lost from their side n said to contact paytm. There was no response from Paytm to the customer’s emails. He therefore asked for the refund but there is no response. M…
Mr. Shekhar Pomendkar, Mumbai, Maharashtra
Refund from Air India Express – AED.4,290.91: Balaraman Karuvachal (balram_alhayat[at]yahoo.com) of Calicut, Kerala had cancelled two online air ticket bookings on 27-06-2013 as changing of route/sector facility not permitted by Air India Express. However, he did not get refund even after 45 days. He posted his complaint with ICF on 21-08-2013 and got his refund back on or about 26-08-2013.
Calicut, Vadakara, Kerala - 21.08.2013
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