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
Refund from Hitplay: Piyushi Gupta (piyushigupta9[at]gmail.com) of Manesar, Gurgaon, Haryana had ordered a citrus spritzer-home on 15/05/2013. However, the product did not give the desired service as mentioned on the website. The customer had repeately sent e-mails and was assured that they would arrange for reverse pick-up and refund. But even after a month nothing happened. She posted here complaint with ICF on 25-06-2013 and subsequently got her money back.
Manesar, Gurgaon, Haryana - 23.08.2013
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
Website renewal was not done inspite of payment – Rs.2,404.50:
Suresh Thiagarajan of Basavanagar, Bangalore, Karnataka (Email: suresh_jewels(at)yahoo.com) had paid an amount of Rs. 2404.50 towards the domain renewal and hosting charges as of 20th Nov 2012 to Internet Worldwide, Bangalore – 560006 on 20/11/2012. The domain was due to expire by 12th Dec 2012. He also received the invoice for the amount paid and was assured that the domain will be renewed from 13th Dec 2012 to 12th Dec 2013. H…
Refund from Snapdeal – Rs.4,598/-: Mrs. Sangita Poddar of Mumbai, Maharashtra had placed an order for Whirlpool microwave oven on 18-10-2014 with Snapdeal. The product was received in a damaged condition which was reported to Snapdeal immediately. Snapdeal was not attending to the issue properly and were giving non-committal responses. Mrs. Poddar posted her complaint with ICF on 21-01-2015 and the matter was taken up with Snapdeal. After many follow-ups, the issue was resolved to the c…
Mrs. Sangita Poddar, Mumbai
Defective Samsung mobile sold through Ebay – Rs.19,799/-: Mr. Jagadiswara Reddy, Bangalore (jagadish.t.reddy[@]gmail.com) had ordered one brand New SAMSUNG GALAXY Note2 N7100 with Ebay on 26-07-2014. After 10 days of receipt, Mr. Reddy found some defects in the handset and promptly reported the same to the Seller and Ebay. Ebay closed the complaint without any resolution. Mr. Reddy came to know from the Samsung Service Center that the mobile is a used one and the service is already active in F…
Mr. Jagadiswara Reddy, Bangalore, Karnataka
Refund from GoIbibo – Rs.1,145/-: Sudeshna Basu Mallick of Balanagar, Hyderabad, AP (sude.basu[@]gmail.com) had booked a Deluxe Non AC Room for her parents Hotel Kinnera Comforts at goibibo.com on November 8th. However when her parents went to check in they were told they had to pay Rs 1145 extra as the booking was done in November at a rebate but in December the rates have risen. Her father was forced to pay the extra amount and GoIbibo were not willing to compensate for the excess amount. Ms. …
Sudeshna Basu Mallick, Balanagar, Hyderabad, AP
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
MakeMyTrip.com fails to pay full refund – Rs.1000/-:
Mr. Soutik Das (email@example.com) of Kolkata had received Rs.1,000/- short against the cancellation refund of his air tickets booked through MakeMyTrip.com. He posted a complaint with ICF on 20-01-2010 and ICF pursued the same with MakeMyTrip.com. Mr. Das got back his refund on 25-01-2010.
Makemytrip.com - 26.01.2010
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