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
Refund from Yepme.com – Rs.1046/-
Amrita Seal of New Alipur, West Bengal (Email: amrita.seal88(at)gmail.com) had ordered Two product in Yepme.com (online shopping) worth Rs.1046. Yepme mailed Mr. Seal that since the product was out of stock they will refund the money. However, till lodging the complaint with ICF on 05-12-2012 he did not receive refund. After pursuing the complaint with Yepme Mr. Seal finally got refund by 06-12-2012.
Yepme.com - 07.12.2012
Refund from United Travel – Rs.30,000/-: Mr. Shreenath Deshpande of Bangalore had paid Rs.30,000/- to United Travel agents towards booking of Simla-Manali-Agra package. The amount was deposited into the agents Indian Bank account on 30/11/2016. However, after receipt of the money, there was no response from the agent even after repeated emails. Mr. Deshpande posted his complaint with ICF on 08-12-2016 and the matter was taken up with the agent. ICF also guided Mr. Deshpande to submit a formal c…
Shreenath Deshpande, Bangalore
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.
Refund from Spice Jet – Rs.5,908/-: Ms. Bidisha Chakraborty of Barasat – 700126, West Bengal (Email: bidishachakraborty0106[at]gmail.com) cancelled her Spice Jet, Mumbai-Kolkata-Mumbai ticket on 10-06-2014. Even after two weeks she did not get her money back even as Spice Jet kept maintaining the refund has been processed. Ms. Chakraborty posted her complaint with ICF on 26-06-2014 and ICF took up the matter with Spice Jet. Ms. Chakraborty finally got her money back by 01-07-2014.
Barasat, West Bengal
Refund from Flipkart – Rs.5,999/-: Mr. Dinga Sailo of Aizawl 796001, Mizoram ordered a mobile handset from Flipkart.com on 6th January 2015 for Rs.5999/-. When the parcel was deliver, he found journals and magazines instead of mobile device. He reported this to Flipkart but no steps were taken to resolve the issue. He posted his complaint with ICF on 24-01-2015 and the matter was taken up with Flipkart. The customer finally got his money back on 30-01-2015.
Mr. Dinga Sailo, Aizawl 796001, Mizoram
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
Non-delivery by industrybuying.com – Rs.1,833/-: Mr. Ankur Saraf of Indore, Madhya Pradesh ordered Sony Headphones MDR450AP from the site industrybuying.com on 16-08-2015. Since then the company did not provide any kind of confirmation regarding Shipping or Delivery details either on cellphone or on mails. The company was not responding. Mr. Saraf posted his complaint with ICF on 18-08-2015 and the same was taken up with the Company and Mr. Saraf got the product by 26-08-2015.
Ankur Saraf, Indore, Madhya Pradesh
Complaint against ICICI Prudential Policy:
Mr. Purushotam Yadav of Rewari, Haryana (Email: purukmr(at)yahoo.com) had taken a policy on 26-03-2010 by making a deposit of Rs.30,000/- at the insistence of ICICI’s marketing personnel and he was assured mediclaim coverage, bonus commission, cash back and other benefits. After making the payment he had left for Oman and had tried to contact ICICI with regard to the said policy but did not get any response. Following his return to India, on check…
ICICI Prudential - 10.08.2010
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