Waiver of Charges by ICICI Bank – Rs.1,100/-: Mr. Pankaj Sharma of Sikar 332001, Rajasthan was having a no minimum balance account with Rajasthan Bank which was later merged with ICICI Bank. However, after merger, ICICI Bank started charging for non-maintenance of minimum balance without notification to the customer. His repeated email to ICICI to waive the charges did not produce any result. He posted his complaint with ICF on 27-07-2016 and the matter was taken up with the bank. Finally, the …
Pankaj Sharma, Sikar 332001, Rajasthan
Refund from Snapdeal – Rs.4,598/-: Mrs. Sangita Poddar, Mumbai got delivery of wrong and defective Whirlpool microwave oven against her order NO.3249201454 18-10-2014. The customer had registered her complaint on the very same day. She was assured that the matter will be resolved but no steps were taken by Snapdeal to resolve the issue. Mrs. Poddar posted her complaint with ICF on 21-01-2015. After rigorous follow-up with Snapdeal and many email exchanges the customer got her money back wit…
Sangita Poddar, Mumbai
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
Trouble with Samsung Mobile – Harassment by Service Centre, Dealer -Handset replaced by the Company:
Mr. Tarun Kapur of 55 Adarsh Nagar, Iddgah Road, Moradabad-244001 posted a complaint with the forum on 10-07-2009 for the following : Problem with the functioning of handset, non-co-operative dealer and service centre. We had taken up the matter with Samsung and Mr. Kapur’s handset was replaced.
Samsung - 10.07.2009
Customer charged for unsolicited debit card – Complaint against ICICI Bank:
Dr. Boopathi Manickam of Madurai (email@example.com) 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
Refund from styletag.com – Rs.3,948/-: Ms. Swati Jain of Agra, U.P (jainswati16[@]gmail.com) placed an order with styletag.com on 18-10-2014 for 5 items but received one one after one month and remaining items were not delivered. There was no response from the portal to her complaints. She posted her complaint at India Consumer Forum on 22-11-2014 and the complaint was taken up with the portal. After continuous follow-up the customer got refund by 09-12-2014.
Ms. Swati Jain, Agra, U.P
Refund from Shopclues – Rs.673/- : Ms. Sujatha Nair of Fort, Mumbai ordered (130128180) for Micro Fibre 3 Double Bedsheets with 6 pillow covers on 24/10/17 with Shoplcues but they sent her one Doormat instead. The customer sent numerous emails to Shopclues but there was no action on their part to resolve the issue. Ms. Nair posted her complaint with ICF on 01-11-2017 and the matter was taken up with Shopclues. Ms. Nair finally got her refund by 10-11-2017.
Ms. Sujatha Nair, Fort, Mumbai
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
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…