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 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
Warranty service from Havells – Rs.5,000/- : Ms. Radhika Bansal of Gurgaon, Haryana purchased an induction cookware of Havells, in Aug’13, with the warranty of 2 years. It was not working and she had lodged a complaint with Havells (EB270484). Even after continuous follow-up her complaint was not attended to. She posted her complaint with ICF on 04-03-2015 and the matter was taken up with Havells. Her issue got resolved on 07-03-2015.
Radhika Bansal, Gurgaon, Haryana
Complaint against Big Bazaar – Product not available against order:
Mr. Arjun Ankathil (Email: ankathil.arjun(at)gmail.com) of Pune, Maharastra purchased a Whirlpool Splash washing machine from Big Bazaar Chinchwad on 11 June 2010. As the product was not available at that time, he placed an order for it and was promised a delivery for it within 10 days. On 23rd June 2010 Mr. Arjun was informed that the product cannot be delivered and he has to select some other product. His request to refund…
Big Bazar - 30.06.2012
Refund from Citrus Checkinns – Rs.20,000/-:
Mr. Vineet Mampilly of Navsari, Gujarat (Email: vineet.tm[at]gmail.com) paid on 15-04-2013 a sum of Rs.20,000/- on the basis of the vacation packages offered by the representatives of Citrus Checkinns. However, later he found that the offers were not valid and Citrus Checkinns failed to honor them. Mr. Vineet Mampilly requeted for refund of his payment. As the refund was delayed he posted a complaint with ICF on 18-05-2013 and after pursuing the com…
Navsari, Gujarat - 24.05.2013
Short refund from Makemytrip.com – Rs.18,370/- :
Mohammad Azam of Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh (Email: sahibeazam[at]gmail.com booked two return tickets on makemytrip.com few months ago by paying Rs.33,786. Subsequently, due to some personal issues he cancelled the booking. MMT informed that they he would get a refund of Rs.25,786 after deductions. However he got only Rs.7,016/-. He posted his complaint on 27-05-2013 and got the balance money on or about 06-06-2013.
Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh - 06.06.2013
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
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
Refund from Snapdeal – Rs.1600/-: Ms Shagufta Sulaiman, Kolkata, West Bengal ordered hp laptop battery from Snapdeal online shopping site. But when she didn’t get any update on getting the product she bought it from the market because of urgent need. When the product was received from Snapdeal, she saw it didn’t get fit into her laptop. She immediately lodged a complaint with Snapdeal and also wrote to them. After repeated reminders pickup was done after due verification and inspection of th…
Shagufta Sulaiman, Kolkata, West Bengal
Refund from Ebay – Rs.1,766/- : Mr. Kumar of Ahmedabad, Gujarat (Email: kumar6810[at]gmail.com purchased one Multi Sewing Machine on 13.01.2013. But the item was not delivered. He registered a complaint with Ebay but even after 45 days it was not resolved. He posted his complaint with ICF on 05-05-2013. After pursuing the matter with Ebay, Mr. Kumar got his refund on or about 18-05-2013.
Ahmedabad, Gujarat - 20.05.2013