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
Refund for defective product from Homeshop18: Mr. Suman Macherla of Moula Ali, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh
(Email: mac.sum[at]gmail.com) purchased Wespro charger(order no:948245695 from HomeShop18 and received a defective product on July 8th 2014. As per return policy he mailed them on 9th July 2014 but did not get any response for his mails and telephone calls. He posted his complaint on 22-07-2014 and the matter was taken up with Homeshop18. Mr. Macherla got refund by 27-07-2014.
Moula Ali, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh
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 Yatra.com for refund – Rs.2,428/-:
Ms. Indirani Rao of Mumbai had booked a ticket on GoAir from Mumbai to New Delhi through Yatra.com. After the payment was made, she was advised by Yatra.com that the booking was unsuccessful as no tickets were available. Ms Rao called up the agency to complain, and was assured that the money would be refunded in a week’s time. However, she did not receive the refund till 18-07-2009 when she posted a complaint with the Forum. The Forum app…
Yatra.com - 25.07.2009
Replacement of Iball Mobile Phone -Rs.7,100/-: Mr. Kaustabh Sen of Kolkata 700006, West Bengal (email@example.com) had given his phone for repairs to the service center on 09/10/2014. They said that the model had been discontinued and hence it was not possible to repair or replace the phone. Customer was asked to settle the issue by paying Rs. 843 for which they would provide him with a phone slightly better in features. The customer was not happy about the warranty for the product. T…
Kaustabh Sen, Kolkata, West Bengal
Prestige Induction Cooktop:
Mohan Lal Agrawal, Ghantaghar Chock Niharika Korba, Chhattishgarh Email: vikaskagrawal12(at)gmail.com purchased prestige induction cooktop pic 3.0 v2 about 7 months back but after 15 days of using Induction cook top got defective. The deviced was serviced by the company but again after using for 10 days it got stuck. This repeated for five times and the device was left with the distributor. Mr. Agrawal asked for replacement but the company/distributor were not wil…
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
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 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
SB account debited twice for a single ATM withdrawal – complaint against SBI, Bhopal – Rs.600/-:
On 8-7-09 Mr. Alam of Bhopal had drawn a sum of Rs.600 and Rs.100 from Koh-e-Fiza Bhopal SBI ATM. He complained that his account was debited twice for Rs.600/-. He had lodged a complaint with the bank accountant on 10-07-2009 but there was no response from the bank. Mr. Alam posted his complaint in the ICF site on 31-07-2009 and ICF had duly taken up the matter with the higher authorities of the b…