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 Amazon – Rs.20,000/- : Mr. Piyush Kumar of Faridabad, Haryana had returned a Yamaha Keyboard on 06-07-2016 (order no-404-6899635-7842713) to AMAZON and the product price was Rs.21,650. But Amazon refunded him only Rs.1,650. He approached Amazon many times but he could not get the balance money. He posted his complaint at ICF on 19-07-2016 and the issue was take up with Amazon and the vendor. After follow-ups, Amazon’s legal team confirmed refund made to the customer and the issue w…
Piyush Kumar, Faridabad, Haryana
Failed transaction refund from Flipkart – Rs.3,320/- :
Domnic Nadar, Bannerghatta Road, Karnataka (Email: domnic.nadar[at]gmail.com) placed an order on flipkart using Net banking option on 15th of May, 2013. Due to technical Error, the transaction could not proceed to completion but amount was deducted. For more than a month now he did not get his refund despte contacting Flipkart many times. He posted his complaint with ICF on 19-06-2013 and finally got his refund amount on or about 28-06-…
Bannerghatta Road, Karnataka - 28.06.2013
Complaint against MakeMyTrip for short payment of train ticket refund – Rs.1272/-:
Mr. Thiyagarajan of Kanchipuram, Tamilnadu (thiyagarajan.t(at)gmail.com) had posted a complaint with us on 28-03-2010 for non-receipt of full refund from MakeMyTrip against cancellation of train ticket. ICF pursued the claim with MakeMyTrip and after email exchanges by Mr. Thiyagarajan the short paid amount was refunded on 08-04-2010.
Mr. Thiyagarajan, Kanchipuram, Tamilnadu - 08.04.2010
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 Neartion – Rs. 4,490/-: Mr. K Ramu of Naimnagar 506001, Andhra Pradesh ordered a product on nearton on 28/12/16. His order id was 2448248 and he paid by debit card amount Rs 4490/-. He neither got the product nor refund. He posted his complaint with ICF on 20-01-2017 and the matter was taken up with the parties concerned. After follow-ups, Mr. Ramu finally got his refund by 15-02-2017.
K.Ramu, Naimnagar 506001, Andhra Pradesh
Complaint against BlazeFlash couriers for delivering consignment at wrong address:
Ms. Asha Kumari of Delhi had couriered a packet containing admission document (for National Institute of Construction Management and Research (NICMAR) 25/1 Balewadi, N.I.A. post office, Pune 411045, India) and DD for Rs.25,000 through BlazeFlash couriers on 08-08-2009. The courier packet was delivered at a wrong address by BlazeFlash courier. Inspite of Ms. Asha Kumari’s requests over phone to various person…
Asha Kumari, Delhi -10.09.2009
Lenovo Laptop Diwali extended warranty Offer:
Swapnil Chaudhary of Dombivli(East), Maharashtra (Email: swapnil1011(at)gmail.com) booked for a Lenovo Laptop which came with extended warranty offer or free gifts. Mr. Chaudhary opted for extended warranty offer. However, it was later found that he was not given the extended warranty and he did not even receive the gifts which Lenovo said have been dispatched. Mr. Chaudhary posted his complaint on 25.11.2012 and the matter was taken up with Lenov…
LIC not reissuing survival/maturity benefit cheque:
Ms. Neetu Singh, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh LIC policy matured on 27-02-2013 but the maturity cheque was despatched to the old address even though she had provided the required NEFT mandate with new address. LIC said it will take time to get back the cheque and issue no payment instructions. She posted her complaint at ICF on 01-04-2013 and subsequently got the amount by 12-04-2013.
Life Insurance Corpn. of India - 12.04.2013
Replacement of Khadai by Homeshop18: Pratibha Goel of Ambala cantt, Haryana (gpratibha.phy[@]gmail.com) bought a tawa, fry pan and khadai set from HS18. The handle of the khadai was broken on delivery. She called the customer care of HS18 for replacement but they said the customer has to courier it back to HS18 otherwise they will not replace. She posted her complaint with ICF on 18-05-2014 and after follow-up with Homeshop18 she got replacement by 24-05-2014.
Amballa Cantt., Haryana