Refund from Snapdeal – Rs.18,999/-: Ms. Dhanya Nair of Pathanamthitta, Kerala (dhanscn[at]gmail.com) placed an order with Snapdeal for a Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini i9192 Black Mist on Cash on Delivery basis. She could not open the courier before making the amount. However, after making the payment, she was astonished to find 2 pieces of wood and one piece of stone in the case instead of the mobile. Blue Dart courier company lodged a complaint with Snapdeal and Ms. Nair also lodged a complaint …
Refund from GoIbio – Rs.1,957/- – Mr. Ishaan Jaimini of Ahmedabad 380015, Gujarat had booked 3 flight tickets saperately in the month of may by HDFC Smartbuy website using his credit card. Due to operational reason the flight was cancelled by the airlines itself. They refunded the amount to goibibo immediately in 30 mins and GoIbibo confirmed the customer that he will get refund within 3 hrs to HDFC SMartbuy account. However, even after three weeks and many mails, he did not get his refund. T…
Complaint against Yatra.com for non-receipt of refund against unsuccessful transaction – Rs.5,818/-:
Mr Shekhar Pal of Kolkata (dr_rspal(at)rediffmail.com) had tried to book a return ticket from Bangalore to Kolkata with Yatra.com on 14th Sept,09 using my HDFC bank credit card. The booking was unsuccessful due to technical problem but Rs.5819/- was deducted from Mr. Pal’s account. Even after repeated contacting Yatra.com for refund his refund was not forthcoming. Mr. Pal posted a complaint…
Yatra.com - 16.10.2009
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
Phone replacement by Star CJ / Karbonn: Natasha Nail (natashanaik2[at]gmail.com) of Mumbai, Maharashtra had purchased Karbonn A3 mobile from star cj and recieved the product on 6/5/2013. He could hardly use it for a week and had to submit it at the Karbonn mobile service center after which the condition of the phone was worst and it went completely blank. The service center manager had promised to issue A DOA certificate so that a new mobile could be issued but then he refused to saying that t…
Mumbai, Maharashtra - 31.08.2013
Refund from Paytm: Mr. Shekhar Pomendkar, Ghatkopar west, Mumbai 400086, Maharashtra [shaky1029[at]yahoo.co.in] ordered Ambrane p-1000 portable charger powerbank on 3rd july 2014. He did not receive the item even after a week. The courier service kept on saying it will get delivered but after 2 weeks they said the shipment has been lost from their side n said to contact paytm. There was no response from Paytm to the customer’s emails. He therefore asked for the refund but there is no response. M…
Mr. Shekhar Pomendkar, Mumbai, Maharashtra
Refund from Across Traveller – Rs.10,000/- – Mr. Kodakandla S Sai of Amalapuram, Andhra Pradesh had paid advance to Across Traveller in September 2016 for Kerala Holiday Package but he neither got booking details nor refund. He posted his complaint with ICF on 03-12-2016 and the matter was taken up with the party. Mr. Sai finally got his money back on 04-01-2017.
Kodakandla S Sai, Amalapuram, Andhra Pradesh
LIC not reissuing survival/maturity benefit cheque:
Ms. Neetu Singh, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh LIC policy matured on 27-02-2013 but the maturity cheque was despatched to the old address even though she had provided the required NEFT mandate with new address. LIC said it will take time to get back the cheque and issue no payment instructions. She posted her complaint at ICF on 01-04-2013 and subsequently got the amount by 12-04-2013.
Life Insurance Corpn. of India - 12.04.2013
Refund from DTDC – Rs.1,040/-: Mr. Vivek Sharma of Bangalore, Karnataka (vivek0217[@]gmail.com) sent a courier through DTDC , reference number D17166789, on 10th May 2014 but it was lost on its way to Delhi. Package contained shoes worth Rs800 which was declared. He had submitted all documents in support of his claim of Rs 1040 (800+ 240 courier charges) but DTDC were not processing the same. Mr. Sharma posted his complaint with ICF on 12-08-2014 and finally got his claim settled by 04-09-2014.
Mr. Vivek Sharma, Bangalore, Karnataka
Refund from Naaptol – Rs.4,373/- :
Abhishek Pandey of ChanndaNagar, Andhra Pradesh (Email: itsmeabhishekpandey[at]gmail.com) had placed an order with Naaptol on 28-04-2013 for Ultimate Sofa cum bed. The product delivered to him was defective and upon a complaint from Mr. Pandey Naaptol replaced the product with another piece. However, the replacement product was also defective. As a consequence, Mr. Pandey sought refund but Naaptol refused the same. He posted his complaint with ICF on 10-06-…
ChanndaNagar, Andhra Pradesh - 20.06.2013