Karbonn mobile service – Rs.12,000/-: Mr. Nagamallappa of Bangalore, Karnataka (nagamallappa[@]toyota-kirlsokar.co.in) had purchased Karbon Mobile S9. After 6 months, it was not switching on. The service center suggested battery problem but even after checking with another battery the problem was not resolved. The device was submitted to the service center but even after a month it was not returned. Mr. Nagamallappa posted his complaint with ICF on 21-11-2014 and finally got his device replaced.…
Nagamallappa, Bangalore, Karnataka
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
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
Refund from Hitplay: Piyushi Gupta (piyushigupta9[at]gmail.com) of Manesar, Gurgaon, Haryana had ordered a citrus spritzer-home on 15/05/2013. However, the product did not give the desired service as mentioned on the website. The customer had repeately sent e-mails and was assured that they would arrange for reverse pick-up and refund. But even after a month nothing happened. She posted here complaint with ICF on 25-06-2013 and subsequently got her money back.
Manesar, Gurgaon, Haryana - 23.08.2013
Refund from Snapdeal – Rs.18,999/-: Ms. Dhanya Nair of Pathanamthitta, Kerala (dhanscn[at]gmail.com) placed an order with Snapdeal for a Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini i9192 Black Mist on Cash on Delivery basis. She could not open the courier before making the amount. However, after making the payment, she was astonished to find 2 pieces of wood and one piece of stone in the case instead of the mobile. Blue Dart courier company lodged a complaint with Snapdeal and Ms. Nair also lodged a complaint …
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
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 Flipkart – Rs.27,290/- : Mr. Partha Pratim Mandal, of 24-Parganas, Kolkata, West Bengal ordered one intel i7 4790k processor of order id-OD405530587719302000 on 20th march,2016 at flipkart of rupees 27,290/-. When he opened the package upon delivery he found the seal was broken and the the processor was missing. There was only a used fan in the box. He lodged several complaints with flipkart for refund but without any success of refund. He posted his complaint with ICF on 30-0…
- Mr. Partha Pratim Mandal, Kolkata
Billed more than MRP by Hindware – Rs.844/-:
Mr. Sasank Motamarry of Hyderabad, Andhra pradesh (Email: mvvnsasank(at)gmail.com) purchased a Florence seat cover at HSIL secunderabad office located at Ashoka Bhupal Chambers, 5th floor on 24th November 2012. He was charged an amount of 2700/- INR ( Reciept # 51194) informing that the orginal cost is around 3100/- INR and with a 15% discount. Infact the bill was directly made for the 2700/- amount, there was no original cost, no discount mentione…
Refund from Samsung for Samsung Grand 2 – Rs.21,000/-: Mr. Akash Doshi of Mumbai, Maharashtra (akashdoshi009[@]yahoo.in) had persistent complaints with his new Samsung Grand 2. He had made frequent visits and complaints to the service center but still the issue did not get resolved. He posted his complaint with ICF on 06-11-2014 and matter was taken up with Samsung. With our guidance and support Mr. Doshi finally got refund for the device by 05-12-2014.
Akash Doshi, Mumbai, Maharashtra