Refund from Jet Airways – Rs.6,795/-: Ms Meenakshi Babu of Chembur, Mumbai 400071, Maharashtra (Email: meenababu[at[hotmail.com) tried to book a ticket to Coimbatore through Jet Airways operator for travel on 09-04-2014. After going through all the steps and taking all the details, the operator said the ticket could not be booked due to their system error. Ms. Meenakshi Babu therefore booked the ticket online. However, when she check her mail box she was surprised to see two bookings (includin…
Refund delayed by MakeMyTrip – Rs.34,752/-:
Mr. Shraddha Raikar of Mumbai had booked ticket from Mumbai to Chicago through MakeMyTrip.com on 09-06-2009 through his credit card. Due to some technical problem the ticket booking was not successful and finally Mr. Raikar opted for cancellation and refund. MakeMyTrip had been delaying the refund for more than three weeks and Mr. Raikar posted a complaint in the Forum. We took up the matter with MakeMyTrip and could obtain the refund for Mr. Raikar…
Makemytrip.com - 08.07.2009
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
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 Expedia.com – Rs.9,925/-:
Ms. Namrata Arora of ASHWINI LAYOUT, BANGALORE, KARNATAKA (Email: namratagrover27(at)gmail.com) For cancellation of a US domestic flight booked at Expedia.co.in, the customer care personnel told that Ms. Arora would get the refund in 6-10 working days after deduction of INR 1000. However, she did not get the refund. She posted her complaint with ICF on 30-11-2012 and finally got her refund by 8-12-2012.
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
Complaint against Sterling Holidays Resorts – Rs.30,500/- :
Mr. SANDEEP MURUDKAR, MUMBAI 400094, MAHARASHTRA was offered freebies and two week holidays against a sum of Rs.19,294/-. The sum was deducted from his credit card account 25-11-2012. A further sum of Rs.11,255/- was deducted without the consent of Mr. Murudkar. However, later he came to know that there are no freebies and no holiday coupons were sent to him.Mr. Murudkar started demanding refund of the amount deducted from his card …
Sterling Holidays - 28.04.2013Mumbai
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.
Refund from Homeshop18 – Rs.5,699/-: Mr. Dileep Kumar Gupta of Sultanpur, Uttar Pradesh (Email: shivshantgupta[@]gmail.com) ordered a projector with Homeshop18, and receive this by paying cash 5699/-. But the product did not work and was sent back to Homeshop18. He however did not get refund and posted his complaint with ICF on 05-01-2015. The matter was taken up with Homeshop18 and got his money back by 24-02-2015.
Dileep Kumar Gupta, Sultanpur, Uttar Pradesh
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