Refund from Big Bazaar – Rs.16,089/-: Mr. Suresh Vishwanathan of Mumbai had purchased some goods from Big Bazaar, Nashik Road for an amount of Rs.16089/-. After purchase, his debit card was used to make the payment. At first instance POS machine did not respond and the card was used on another and the payment was made. However, Mr. Suresh was shocked to find that his account was debited twice for the same amount. He contacted Big Bazaar and SBI but he did not get his money back even after many…
Suresh Vishwanathan, Mumbai
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 Akbar Travels (Rs.4,880):
Dr Lopamudra Moharana of Rue La De Lauristan, Pondicherry had posted her complaint on 03-12-2013 regarding non-receipt of refund for the flights cancelled by Air India without any information to the passenger. Mrs. Lopamudra had been communicating over email and telephone with Air India and Akbar travels but refund was not forthcoming. ICF took up the matter with Akbar Travels and Dr. Lopamudra finally got her refund on or about 08.12.2012.
Complaint against Nownaukri – Rs.117,000/- : Mr. Vipin of Chennai 600077, Tamil Nadu was misled into paying a total sum of Rs.117,000/- to nownaukri.com against job offers. However, Mr. Vipin later realised that the offers were not genuine and the company was not fulfilling their promises. He therefore asked for cancellation of the services and sought refund. However, nownaukri did not pay heed to his request and were giving excuses. Mr. Vipin posted his complaint with ICF on 29-12-2015 and the …
- Mr. V.V.Vipin, Chennai
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…
Complaint against Make My Trip for refund delayed for more than six months – Rs.9,993/-:
Claudia Jones of Goa (happyecoclaudia(at)yahoo.co.uk) had to cancel a flight to Thailand on 30-04-2009 that was booked through Make My Trip. She was assured that she would receive a full refund. She did not get the refund even after six(6) months. She posted her complaint in ICF on 1.11.2009 and ICF submitted the complaint to Make My Trip. Ms. Claudia Jones got her full refund on 08-11-2009.
Makemytrip - 09.11.2009
Refund of Rs. 42,000/- + documents from Quikr: Mrs. Sujita Kushwaha, Bangalore 560100, Karnataka paid Rs.42,000/- to Quikr for availing RTO services. She had also submitted to Quikr the original documents for verification purpose. However, even after a month there was no development and the customer was unable to take the car out for a drive. She posted her complaint with ICF on 15-03-2017 and the matter was taken up with Quikr. After rigorous follow-ups and guidance to Ms. Kushwaha, she got her…
Sujita Kushwaha, Bangalore 560100, Karnataka
Refund from Red Bus / Travel services for changing bus service:
Ajay Shunmugam of Chennai – 600096, Tamil Nadu had booked a bus ticket for travel from Chennai to Coimbatore on 14-03-2013, 10 PM. The ticket# TF4C26644335. The bus service# as indicated in the ticket was C21. but the Travels sent a bus with service# C11. When Mr Shunmugam checked with them, he was told that his bus would arrive shortly but even after an hour the bus did not come. Subsequently Mr. Shunmugam came to konw that t…
Redbus.in - 31.03.2013Chennai
Faulty blackberry delivered by Rediff Shopping – Rs.3,923/-:
Shirish Dalal of Andheri West, Mumbai 400 058, Maharastra Ordered Blackberry 8330 World Edition mobile from Rediff shopping. Order no – 7468136. He received the product and made payment of Rs.3923 COD. When he opened the pack later he found the device was defective. He tried calling Rediff contacts and send emails but there was no response from them. He posted his complaint with ICF on 17-11-2012 and ICF pursued the matter with R…
Refund from Lenovo – Rs.17,000: Mr. Manish Advani, Chembur, Mumbai, Maharashtra (manish.advani[@]mahindrassg.com) had submitted his Lenovo P780 for repairs on 13-11-2014 and was told that he would get back the device in 10 days. But even after two weeks the device was not ready and he was told that the spares are not available. Mr. Advani posted his complaint with ICF on 27-11-2014 and the matter was taken up with Lenovo. Mr. Advani finally got refund for the phone by 7-1-2015.
Manish Advani, Chembur, Mumbai, Maharashtra