Complaint against Big Bazaar for selling adulterated Gopi Ghee:
Mr. Shikha Airen of Bangalore (airenshikha(at)yahoo.com) had bought 4 Gopi ghee packets at discounted price on 14-08-2009 from Big Bazaar, Jayanagar, Bangalore and found it to be completely Vanaspati. He tried to contact G.G.G dairy products over mobile but could not. He posted a complaint with India Consumer Forum on 07-10-2009 and ICF took up the matter with Big Bazaar. Big Bazaar replaced the product on 12-10-2009 and had als…
Big Bazar - 12.10.2009
Sambuddha Dasgupta, Guwahati, Assam
Replacement of Micromax Mobile – Rs.7,200/-: Mr. Sambuddha Dasgupta of Guwahati purchased one Micromax Q413 mobile on 6 October 2016. He submitted the device with the service centre on 17-04-2017 for various issues but did not get delivery of the phone even after 15 days. Mr. Dasgupta posted his complaint with ICF on 03-05-2017 and the matter was taken up with Micromax. Finally, Mr. Dasgupta got a new replacement pone on 12-05-2017.
Refund from Big Bazaar – Rs.16,089/-: Mr. Suresh Vishwanathan of Mumbai had purchased some goods from Big Bazaar, Nashik Road for an amount of Rs.16089/-. After purchase, his debit card was used to make the payment. At first instance POS machine did not respond and the card was used on another and the payment was made. However, Mr. Suresh was shocked to find that his account was debited twice for the same amount. He contacted Big Bazaar and SBI but he did not get his money back even after many…
Suresh Vishwanathan, Mumbai
Refund from Go Ibobo – Rs.9,197/- : Mr. Pankaj Bhan of Bangalore had booked Delhi to Bangalore ticket in the month of March 2014 for Rs. 11,000 and then cancelled it. However he did not get refund inspite of calling and emailing them so many times. They kept on telling that the same has been credited to Goibibo cash and can be adjusted against the next booking. Mr. Bhan posted his complaint with ICF on 06-06-2014 and the matter was taken up Go Ibibo. The customer finally got his refund to his ba…
Refund from Homeshop18 – Rs.2,140/-: David Johnson of Gaikata, Kharagpur 721301, West Bengal ordered a casserole from Home Shop 18 on 30.11.2014. The produce sent to him was of lower price. The customer reported this to Homeshop18 and returned the product as per their instructions. He however did not get refund even after repeated contacts with HS18. He posted his complaint with ICF on 12-01-2015 and got his money back with courier charges by 31-01-2015.
David Johnson Kharagpur 721301, West Bengal
Recovery of unsettled Security Deposit amount from Reliance Communications – Rs.654.26:
Mr. Chandra Mohan of Ghaziabad (email@example.com) had surrendered his Reliance Landline on 01-03-2009 after settling all the outstanding bills and applied for the refund of security deposit Rs.1000/-. Reliance had assured that his deposit would be refunded within 90 days. However, Mr. Chandra Mohan did not receive his refund even after 90 and he took up the matter with Reliance Customer Care. Foll…
Reliance Communications - 09.09.2009
Refund from Limeroad – Rs.644/- : Ms. Tanusree Bhowmick of Durgapur, West Bengal had ordered a pair of jeans from Limeroad.com, order number: 0006661754, amount Rs.644 paid though net banking. The product was returned by the customer twice due to unmatched order and finally refund was sought on 18th Nov.2016. Even after Limeroad’s email confirmation of refund, the customer did not get refund even after two weeks. She posted her complaint with ICF on 02-12-2016 and the matter was taken up with Li…
Tanusree Bhowmick, Durgapur, West Bengal
Refund of booking amount from Hyundai showroom – Rs.50,000/:
Mr. Vishal Guptal of Powai, Mumbai (vishal.vgupt(at)gmail.com) had paid an advance of Rs.50,000/- to A1 Hyundai dealer at Andheri (E), Mumbai against Hyundai i10 Asta 1.2 WS GLS AT on 04-07-2010. However, even after waiting for 32 days for the delivery, A1 Hyundai failed to get an allotment of the vehicle from Hyundai and kept were making false promises. Mr. Gupta cancelled his booking on 06-08-2010 and asked the refund of booking …
Hyundai Showroom - 22.08.2010
Complaint against ITBC for Holiday Vouchers – Rs.5,943:
Mr. Ujjwal Zamad of Thane, Maharashtra (ujjwal.zamad(at)onida.com) purchased Holiday Vouchers from India Today Book club ( invoice dated 26/05/2009) for Rs.5,943 (Membership No.: ITBC0934767). He had been requesting ITBC for booking of holidays for the past few months but there was no assistance from ITBC. He posted the complaint with ICF on 12-06-2010 and ICF submitted the same to ITBC / Big City. The complaint was finally resolved and …
Mr. Ujjwal Zamad, Thane, Maharashtra - 18.06.2010
Replacement of Micromax mobile by lalajionline.com:
Mr. Suraj Kakwani of Thane, Maharashtra(Email: suraj_8288(at)hotmail.com) purchased one Micromax mobile from lalajionline.com. The mobile had camera problem and was replaced by Lalaji. However, even the replacement mobile was a defective one. Repeated follow-ups by Mr. Kakwani produced no results and he posted his complaint with ICF on 27.11.2012. The issue was resolved by replacement of the mobile by Lalaji.