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 Yepme – Rs.674/-: Mr. Vikram Rathod of Gandhinagar, Gujarat ordered an Item on 11th October on yepme.com and cancel it on 12th October. But until 14th December they did not refund his money. His emails and telephone calls went in vain. Finally, he posted his complaint with ICF on 14-11-2016 and the matter was taken up with Yepme. Mr. Rathod got his refund by 24-11-2016.
Vikram Rathod, Gandhinagar, Gujarat
Refund against charges in excess of MRP – Rs.226/-: Mr. M Navaz of Mangalore, Karnataka (Email: mubeennavaz[@]gmail.com) had ordered 1Kg Pigeon Baby Laundry Detergent Powder through Amazon.in on 26-10-2014 alongwith other items vide Amazon.in Order no. 402-7074521-4551556. He received the consignment on 29-10-2014 but found that the MRP for 1Kg Pigeon Baby Laundry Detergent was printed as Rs.499 on the packet whereas Amazon had charged Rs.775 for the product. He sent a complaint to Amazon.i…
M Navaz, Mangalore, 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
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
Replacement by Micromax – Rs.9,000/- : Mr. Somanathan M of Tirunelveli, Tamilnadu purchased Micromax Canvas A120 on Sep-2014. He faced problems since December 2014 and submitted the device to the service centre many times. But the issues could not be resolved. He posted his complaint with ICF on 02-03-2015 and the matter was taken up with the company. After follow-ups, the customer got replacement device on or about 12-03-2015.
Somanathan M, Tirunelveli, Tamilnadu
Refund from Amazon – Rs.20,000/- : Mr. Piyush Kumar of Faridabad, Haryana had returned a Yamaha Keyboard on 06-07-2016 (order no-404-6899635-7842713) to AMAZON and the product price was Rs.21,650. But Amazon refunded him only Rs.1,650. He approached Amazon many times but he could not get the balance money. He posted his complaint at ICF on 19-07-2016 and the issue was take up with Amazon and the vendor. After follow-ups, Amazon’s legal team confirmed refund made to the customer and the issue w…
Piyush Kumar, Faridabad, Haryana
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
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
Complaint regarding Shriram Transport debenture renewal:
Arnab Sengupta, Koramangala, Bangalore, Karnataka (Email: dream_arnab[at]yahoo.com) posted a complaint on 14-06-2013 against Shriram Transport’s representatives/agents with regard to renewing his mother’s debentures. Due to the irresponsible act and inefficiency of the agents there was a delay of two months in renewing the debentures. The complaint was taken up with Shriram Transport and was finally resolved on or about 20-06-2013.
Koramangala, Bangalore - 20.06.2013