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 Snapdeal – Rs.1,847/- : Shabeer Ali of Malappuram Dist, Kerala 676122 had purchased items from Snapdeal on 11-11-2014 and then cancelled some items later. He however did not get refund and Snapdeal was giving false assurances. Customer posted his complaint with ICF on 21-01-2015 and got his money back by 23-01-2015.
Shabeer Ali, Malappuram Dist, Kerala 676122
Replacement of Micromax Aisha A52 – Rs.5,441/-:
Tushar Kanti Ghosh of South Biresh Pally, Madhyamgram, Kolkata – 700129, West Bengal (Email: anirban.ninja(at)gmail.com) had bought one ‘Micromax Aisha A52? smartphone from ‘The MobileStore’ at Madhyamgram, Kolkata-700129 on 23rd July. But to his great dismay he found that the set is having many problems which made it almost unusable. The problems which I have faced are frequent call drops, contacts missing, very low battery life and the…
Replacement of Micromax mobile by lalajionline.com:
Mr. Suraj Kakwani of Thane, Maharashtra(Email: suraj_8288(at)hotmail.com) purchased one Micromax mobile from lalajionline.com. The mobile had camera problem and was replaced by Lalaji. However, even the replacement mobile was a defective one. Repeated follow-ups by Mr. Kakwani produced no results and he posted his complaint with ICF on 27.11.2012. The issue was resolved by replacement of the mobile by Lalaji.
Refund from Makemytrip – Rs.11,000/- : Ms. Shrawani silwal of Bangalore booked Spicejet flight for 9thJan 2015. However, the flight was non operational and the booking for both ways got cancelled. Even after a month she did not get refund from Makemytrip or Spicejet. She posted her complaint with ICF on 08-03-2015 and the matter was taken up with MMT. After follow-ups the customer got her money by 12-03-2015.
Shrawani Silwal, Bangalore
Refund from Croma: Rohit Gupta of Delhi (rht.gupta13[at]gmail.com) purchased a Camera from Croma retail Online vide Order no SLE002EC0000045. He received the product in a pathetic condition with open seal. It was opened by someone before dispatching. He asked croma to return & refund and after 5 days of continuous calling the Customer Support, the reverse pick up was. As Mr. Gupta already purchased the same product from a different website, he asked for refund. Croma was not willing to refund t…
Delhi - 08.11.2013
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
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…
Refund claim against Paramount Airways – Rs.5,954/-:
On 23-06-2009 Mr. Mathews Prabhakaran of Chennai (firstname.lastname@example.org) booked a ticket to Delhi from Chennai thro’ online in Paramount Airways. Paramount airways staff later informed Mr. Prabhakaran on 06.07.09 that the flight scheduled for 12.07.09 was cancelled and the full refund would be credited to his card account. Mr. Prabhakaran did not receive the refund till 26-12-2009. ICF pursued the claim with Paramount Airways and Mr. Prabhaka…
Paramount Airways - 16.01.2010
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 …