Wrong roaming plan activated by Airtel – Rs.3,999/- : Mr. Satish of Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh had wanted to activate roaming package for USA for his employer’s son and he was asked to do a recharge of Rs.3,999/- by Airtel. However, Airtel activated UAE roaming pack instead of USA. Mr. Satish spoke to Airtel and also wrote to them but to no avail. He posted his complaint with ICF on 18-05-2017 and the matter was taken up with Airtel. The customer finally got credit for the said wrong deduction …
Satish, Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh
Refund from Flipkart – Rs.249/-: Mr. Tapas Kar of Dum Dum, Kolkata, West Bengal (Email: email@example.com) ordered “Karpine Flip Cover for Asus Zenfone 5 A501CG” from Flipkart.com on 13 September,2014. But he received a damaged product and was assured of refund by Flipkart. But the defective product was not picked up and no refund was made even after repeated requests. Mr. Kar posted his complaint with ICF on 27-09-2014 and finally got refund by 01-10-2014.
Tapas Kar, Kolkata, West Bengal
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
Cash not dispensed in ATM but account debited – Rs.2,100/-:
Mr. N.C.Baruah of Bangalore (firstname.lastname@example.org) used his UBI ATM at State Bank of India Sadasivanagar personal banking branch ATM on 5/4/09 to withdraw cash. Although the transaction was declined, his A/C with UBI was debited without cash being dispensed and without any transaction slip. Mr. Baruah had registered a complaint with UBI online, SBI online as well as with UBI Dibrugarh Branch, Assam, by filling in the complaint form. Howe…
United Bank of India - 29.01.2010
Refund from Recall Techno Estate – Rs.1,860/- : Ms. Shikha Srivastava, Ballia, UP paid Rs.2,394/- to Recall Techno Estate towards job offer call received from AGT India Career Services. However, after paying the initial money, she was again asked to pay more money which was not disclosed to her earlier. The customer asked for refund of money but the firm was not responding. She posted her complaint with ICF on 23-11-2015 and the matter was taken up with the company. She finally got her refund, …
Shikha Srivastava, Ballia, UP
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
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
Claim settlement by Mediassist: Mr. Sudhir Bisht of NOIDA 201301, Uttar Pradesh was admitted into Max Super Speciality Hospital as per the doctor’s advice for blood transfusion due to severe anaemia. The patient had initially opted for cashless treatment and the initial request was approved by the TPA Mediassist. Since the discharge summary was already issued before the approval was received, the patient had paid the bill and opted to claim reimbursement. However, when the patient applied for re…
Sudhir Bisht, Noida, UP
Refund from Ega Cinemas, Chennai – Rs.1500/-:
Kumar Sumit of Kakkan Street, Near SRM college, Potheri, Chennai-603203, Tamil Nadu (Email:chaurasia.sumit2011(at)gmail.com) tried to book 6 tickets in ega which near chennai egmore from the site http://www.egacinemas.com/ but it redirected me to http://www.ticketgreen.com. He booked tickets through icici debit card with ticket value of Rs 750. After successful payment when he was redirected back to http://www.ticketgreen.com but it gave error mes…
Ega Cinemas - 08.12.2012
Mobile replaced by Micromax: Mr. Vaibhav Sawaiker of Borivali East, Mumbai 400066, Maharashtra
(sawaiker_vaibhav[at]rediffmail.com) had purchased a Micromax phone on 07-04-2013. Since January 2014, he was having series of problems which could not be rectified even after servicing. He wanted a replacement but Micromax was not willing to do the same. He posted his complaint with ICF on 03-04-2014. After much following up Mr. Sawaiker got replacement first week of May 2014.