Refund from Fitness First – Rs.3,000 – Ms. Aspriha Bhaumik of Indiranagar, Bangalore 560008, Karnataka had paid advance to a fitness club called Fitness First. The Club was later closed down but Ms. Bhaumik did not receive refund of the advance amount. She posted her complaint at ICF on 16-07-2016 and the matter was taken up with the Club. Ms. Bhaumik finally got refund 19-07-2016.
- Indiranagar, Bangalore 560008
Refund from Snapdeal for return of damaged product – Rs.4,469/: Mrs. Lina Heredia of Mumbai, Maharashtra (russel_athaide[@]hotmail.com) ordered a “study table with 3 Drawers” from Snapdeal which arrived in damaged condition. Though snapdeal agreed to take it back they asked the customer to return the product with a reimbursable courier charge of Rs.400/-. However, the customer could not find any courier for Rs.400/- to deliver the product and Snapdeal were not willing to co-operate. Mrs. Lina po…
Mrs. Lina Heredia, Mumbai, Maharashtra
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
Waiver of Charges by ICICI Bank – Rs.1,100/-: Mr. Pankaj Sharma of Sikar 332001, Rajasthan was having a no minimum balance account with Rajasthan Bank which was later merged with ICICI Bank. However, after merger, ICICI Bank started charging for non-maintenance of minimum balance without notification to the customer. His repeated email to ICICI to waive the charges did not produce any result. He posted his complaint with ICF on 27-07-2016 and the matter was taken up with the bank. Finally, the …
Pankaj Sharma, Sikar 332001, Rajasthan
ICICI Bank levies penal charges without intimation – reversal requested by customer:
Dr.Boopathi Manickam of Madurai (psbmmba(at)yahoo.co.in) on 14-10-2009 – ICICI bank had debited Rs.365.00/- on 07/03/2009 as penal charges for Jan 2009 and Rs.358.48/- on 28/03/2009 as penal charges for Feb 2009 from the customer’s current a/c. without intimation about upward revision of monthly average balance. The customer complained to the branch manager many times orally and also in writing. Since no …
ICICI Bank - 24.10.2009
Refund from Quikr – Rs.3,000 – Ms Vaishali Yadav, Katra, Banda, UP paid Rs 3000 to Quikr for premium ads service to get buyers at maximum price all over the world. But after the payment there was response from Quikr. Neither they were receiving calls nor responding to emails. Ms. Yadav posted her complaint at ICF on 27-05-2017 and the matter was taken up with Quikr. After various follow-up emails, Ms. Yadav finally got her refund by 28-06-2017.
Katra, Banda, UP
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
Online book order not delivered by Sura Publications:
Ramachandran Murugesan, Ramanujampudur, TamilNadu (Email: sm_ramachandran(at)yahoo.co.in) placed an order for book RRB Clerical / Non-Technical Exam (Tamil) by V.V.K. Subburaj through online on their website http://www.surabooks.com/ on 04/Jun/2012. Subsequently he received confirmation mail also and the amount was debited from his ICICI bank account. But he did not receive the books. When he contacted their office number they simply repl…
Sura Publications - 19.06.2012
Refund from Snapdeal – Rs.4,598/-: Mrs. Sangita Poddar, Mumbai got delivery of wrong and defective Whirlpool microwave oven against her order NO.3249201454 18-10-2014. The customer had registered her complaint on the very same day. She was assured that the matter will be resolved but no steps were taken by Snapdeal to resolve the issue. Mrs. Poddar posted her complaint with ICF on 21-01-2015. After rigorous follow-up with Snapdeal and many email exchanges the customer got her money back wit…
Sangita Poddar, Mumbai
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