Refund from GoIbio – Rs.1,957/- – Mr. Ishaan Jaimini of Ahmedabad 380015, Gujarat had booked 3 flight tickets saperately in the month of may by HDFC Smartbuy website using his credit card. Due to operational reason the flight was cancelled by the airlines itself. They refunded the amount to goibibo immediately in 30 mins and GoIbibo confirmed the customer that he will get refund within 3 hrs to HDFC SMartbuy account. However, even after three weeks and many mails, he did not get his refund. T…
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 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 ABN Amro Bank for charging credit card in advance for redeemable vouchers – Rs.9,990/-:
Megha Sharma of New Delhi (megha.sharma(at)evalueserve.com) had posted a complaint with regard to discriminatory charging of her credit card by ABN Amro. ABN Amro had offered under “world is yours” some redeemable vouchers for travel, dining and two watches as complementary gifts. The bank had said that if the customer needed to redeem the vouchers she can go to the bank branch and p…
ABN AMRO - 04.11.2009
Repair of Micromax Tab: Mr. Akash Pandey of Rajajipuram, Lucknow 226011, UP submitted his Micromax tablet to their service centre on 11-06-2016 for out-of-warranty service. However, even after two months, the tablet was not repaired. He posted his complaint at ICF on 14-08-2016 and the matter was taken up with Micromax. Finally, Mr. Pandey got his table serviced free of cost and the issue was resolved by 05-09-2016.
Akash Pandey, Rajajipuram, Lucknow
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
Refund from Slocum Management – Rs.10,000/-: Mr. Ritesh Kumar of Serilingampally, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh (ritesh.keshwathkar[at]gmail.com) paid a sum of Rs.10,000/- against an advance of Rs.20,000/- to Slocum Management Consultancy for YEP. However, later, he decided not to take admission due to financial problems and had asked Slocum to cancel his application and refund the sum paid by him. Slocum refused to refund the money and Mr. Kumar posted his complaint with ICF on 27-12-2013. The m…
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh - 29.03.2014
Samsung Mobile service complaint Rs.11,400/-:
Mahesh Vijay Shreyas of Marampally PO, Aluva, Ernakulam, Kerala (Email: maheshvijay82(at)gmail.com) had purchased Samsung GT B7722 Star Duos Mobile on 30/12/10. From the date of purchase till the complaint he had given the set for servicing 7 times for issues relating to memory. The problems persisted even after replacement of mother board and other parts. Mr. Mahesh posted his complaint with ICF on 03-05-2012 and finally got refund for the produc…
Complaint against Oasis Resources Management – Rs.1,250/-:
Rohit Gulati, of Faridabad, Haryana (rohitgulati.com(at)gmail.com) had posted a complaint against Oasis Respurce Management Pvt Ltd that he had paid Rs.1,250/- for technical evaluation for Visa purpose and was told that this amount would be refunded if the candidate’s result was in the negative. The result turned out to be positive and he was preparing for the processing of his application which would cost Rs.85,000/-. However, Mr. …
Oasis Resource Management
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