Complaint against ITBC Sweepstakes Scheme – Claim for refund of Rs.31,487/-:
Mr. Nadeem Syed of Thane, Maharashtra had participated in the ITBC Sweepstakes Scheme by placing orders worth Rs.31,500/- on 17-03-2010 and 18-03-2010. Later he realised that this scheme was a marketing gimmick by ITBC and he opted to cancel the order on 20-03-2010. Not receiving his refund, he posted his complaint with ICF on 13-05-2010 which was presented to ITBC by ICF. Following this, Mr. Nadeem Syed received his…
Mr. Nadeem Syed, Thane, Maharashtra - 20.05.2010
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 Rediff.com shopping – Rs.1,328/-: Susheel Kumar of Manimajra, Chandigarh (sush_kumar3[@]rediffmail.com) bought a product from rediff.com on 30-11-2014 but did not receive the product even after two weeks. He was given an AWB number but it did not exist. He then requested them to cancel the order but rediff.com was not willing to cancel the order. He posted his complaint with ICF on 14-12-2014 and the matter was taken up with Rediff.com. Mr. Kumar got his refund by 19-12-2014.
Mr. Susheel Kumar, Manimajra, Chandigarh
Complaint against ABN Amro Bank for charging credit card in advance for redeemable vouchers – Rs.9,990/-:
Megha Sharma of New Delhi (megha.sharma(at)evalueserve.com) had posted a complaint with regard to discriminatory charging of her credit card by ABN Amro. ABN Amro had offered under “world is yours” some redeemable vouchers for travel, dining and two watches as complementary gifts. The bank had said that if the customer needed to redeem the vouchers she can go to the bank branch and p…
ABN AMRO - 04.11.2009
Refund from Jetairways – Rs.9,114/-:
Pankaj Joshi, Arambagh, Delhi (Email: pankajjoshi_88[at]yahoo.com) booked a ticket with Jetairways, which was subsequently cancelled on 30.04.13 through online website and JetAirways generated refund receipt no.04914767635 of amount 9114 stating that amount will be credited within 7-10 working days. However, even after 40 days he had not received refund. He posted his complaint with ICF on 10-06-2013 and finally got his refund by 15-06-2013.
Arambagh, Delhi - 19-06-2013
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
Refund from Quikr – Rs.3,000 – Ms Vaishali Yadav, Katra, Banda, UP paid Rs 3000 to Quikr for premium ads service to get buyers at maximum price all over the world. But after the payment there was response from Quikr. Neither they were receiving calls nor responding to emails. Ms. Yadav posted her complaint at ICF on 27-05-2017 and the matter was taken up with Quikr. After various follow-up emails, Ms. Yadav finally got her refund by 28-06-2017.
Katra, Banda, UP
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 Akbar Travels (Rs.4,880):
Dr Lopamudra Moharana of Rue La De Lauristan, Pondicherry had posted her complaint on 03-12-2013 regarding non-receipt of refund for the flights cancelled by Air India without any information to the passenger. Mrs. Lopamudra had been communicating over email and telephone with Air India and Akbar travels but refund was not forthcoming. ICF took up the matter with Akbar Travels and Dr. Lopamudra finally got her refund on or about 08.12.2012.
Repair of Micromax Tab: Mr. Akash Pandey of Rajajipuram, Lucknow 226011, UP submitted his Micromax tablet to their service centre on 11-06-2016 for out-of-warranty service. However, even after two months, the tablet was not repaired. He posted his complaint at ICF on 14-08-2016 and the matter was taken up with Micromax. Finally, Mr. Pandey got his table serviced free of cost and the issue was resolved by 05-09-2016.
Akash Pandey, Rajajipuram, Lucknow