NOKIA not honouring Warranty:
Vijay Shanker, Bommair palayam, NEAR PONDICHERRY, Tamil Nadu (Email: vsjsatsanga(at)gmail.com) had a very bad experience in PONDICHERRY where Nokia mobile phone was taken to their service centre, who kept it overnight for 24 hours in their shop, messed around with the instrument, probably damaged it beyond repair and then REFUSED TO REPLACE THE PHONE THAT WAS WELL WITHIN the ONE YEAR WARRANTY. The mobile phone was just 8 months old. Mr. Vijay Shanker want Nokia …
Nokia - 17.11.2012
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
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
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.
Customer charged for unsolicited debit card – Complaint against ICICI Bank:
Dr. Boopathi Manickam of Madurai (firstname.lastname@example.org) posted a complaint with ICF with regard to ICICI bank debiting charges on account of debit card issued by the bank but was not received by Dr. Manickam. Bank did not respond to his complaints. ICF submitted Dr. Manickam’s complaint to the bank and the charges were subsequently reversed.
ICICI Bank - 30.12.2009
Complaint against Kotak Mahindra Bank for illegal deduction of money from SB Account – Rs.2,500 :
Mr. Ravi Ranjan Sinha of Gurgaon had posted complaint in the Forum on 23-08-2009 that Kotak Mahindra had changed his SB a/c type with informing him and the bank had started deducting charges for non-maintenance of minimum balance in his account, which he was not subject to. The bank had deducted more than Rs.2500/- in the last three quarters. ICF took up the matter with Kotak Mahindra bank got th…
Ravin Ranjan Sinha, Gurgaon
Billed more than MRP by Hindware – Rs.844/-:
Mr. Sasank Motamarry of Hyderabad, Andhra pradesh (Email: mvvnsasank(at)gmail.com) purchased a Florence seat cover at HSIL secunderabad office located at Ashoka Bhupal Chambers, 5th floor on 24th November 2012. He was charged an amount of 2700/- INR ( Reciept # 51194) informing that the orginal cost is around 3100/- INR and with a 15% discount. Infact the bill was directly made for the 2700/- amount, there was no original cost, no discount mentione…
Replacement of phone by Micromax – Rs.9,600/-: by Mrs. Sunita Sharma of Kota -324005, Rajasthan bought Micromax A108 mobile on August 13th 2014 from authorised dealer. After 3 months touch started creating trouble. Micromax service center detected hardware issue and said replacement needs to be made. Even after 40 days the device was not repaired. She posted her complaint with ICF on 29-12-2014 and the matter was taken up with Micromax. Micromax kindly agreed to replace it with a new device a…
Sunita Sharma, Kota. Rajasthan
Refund from Spice Jet – Rs.5,908/-: Ms. Bidisha Chakraborty of Barasat – 700126, West Bengal (Email: bidishachakraborty0106[at]gmail.com) cancelled her Spice Jet, Mumbai-Kolkata-Mumbai ticket on 10-06-2014. Even after two weeks she did not get her money back even as Spice Jet kept maintaining the refund has been processed. Ms. Chakraborty posted her complaint with ICF on 26-06-2014 and ICF took up the matter with Spice Jet. Ms. Chakraborty finally got her money back by 01-07-2014.
Barasat, West Bengal
Complaint against BSNL for not attending to broadband shifting application:
Mr Amaresh Chandra Das of Kavoor, Mangalore-15, Karnatak had applied in June 2009 for shifting of his telephone with broadband to his new address. His application remain unattended till 23-09-2009 when he posted his complaint in the Forum. ICF took up the matter with BSNL officials who were kind enough to resolve the issue.
Amaresh Chandra Das, Kavoor, Mangalore 15, Karnatak - 30.09.2009