Refund from Flipkart – Rs.249/-: Mr. Tapas Kar of Dum Dum, Kolkata, West Bengal (Email: firstname.lastname@example.org) ordered “Karpine Flip Cover for Asus Zenfone 5 A501CG” from Flipkart.com on 13 September,2014. But he received a damaged product and was assured of refund by Flipkart. But the defective product was not picked up and no refund was made even after repeated requests. Mr. Kar posted his complaint with ICF on 27-09-2014 and finally got refund by 01-10-2014.
Tapas Kar, Kolkata, West Bengal
Complaint against Kotak Mahindra Bank for illegal deduction of money from SB Account – Rs.2,500 :
Mr. Ravi Ranjan Sinha of Gurgaon had posted complaint in the Forum on 23-08-2009 that Kotak Mahindra had changed his SB a/c type with informing him and the bank had started deducting charges for non-maintenance of minimum balance in his account, which he was not subject to. The bank had deducted more than Rs.2500/- in the last three quarters. ICF took up the matter with Kotak Mahindra bank got th…
Ravin Ranjan Sinha, Gurgaon
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 sports365.in – Rs.151/-: Mr. Sujeesh Paul, of Karakunnam, Puthupadi P.O., Muvattupuzha, Kerala (sujeeshgeorgepaul[@]hotmail.com) placed an order for a Quechua RAINCUT ZIP JACKET JUNIOR on 13th June, 2014 with sports365.in. He received the product and found the price tag on it stating MRP (Inclusive of all Taxes) only Rs. 699 whereas he was charged total amount including taxes Rs. 849.15. He approached sports365 for refund of excess amount but did not get any positive response. He p…
Karakunnam, Puthupadi P.O., Muvattupuzha, Kerala
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.
Mobile replaced by Micromax: Mr. Vaibhav Sawaiker of Borivali East, Mumbai 400066, Maharashtra
(sawaiker_vaibhav[at]rediffmail.com) had purchased a Micromax phone on 07-04-2013. Since January 2014, he was having series of problems which could not be rectified even after servicing. He wanted a replacement but Micromax was not willing to do the same. He posted his complaint with ICF on 03-04-2014. After much following up Mr. Sawaiker got replacement first week of May 2014.
Refund claim against Paramount Airways – Rs.5,954/-:
On 23-06-2009 Mr. Mathews Prabhakaran of Chennai (email@example.com) booked a ticket to Delhi from Chennai thro’ online in Paramount Airways. Paramount airways staff later informed Mr. Prabhakaran on 06.07.09 that the flight scheduled for 12.07.09 was cancelled and the full refund would be credited to his card account. Mr. Prabhakaran did not receive the refund till 26-12-2009. ICF pursued the claim with Paramount Airways and Mr. Prabhaka…
Paramount Airways - 16.01.2010
Refund from PayTM – Rs.14,995/- : Javed Akhtar of Kota 324005, Rajasthan had ordered “Casio G-Shock GG-1000-1A3DR(G662) Analog digital watch for men” from paytm on 01-11-2017. Order was of worth 14995. However, he received a different watch on November 3. He raised return request on same day but there was no reply from Paytm for long time. After many days suddenly Paytm replied that the return request is rejected. Mr. Akhtar posted his complaint with ICF 07-12-2017 and the matter was taken up w…
Javed Akhtar, Kota, Rajasthan
Defective Samsung mobile sold through Ebay – Rs.19,799/-: Mr. Jagadiswara Reddy, Bangalore (jagadish.t.reddy[@]gmail.com) had ordered one brand New SAMSUNG GALAXY Note2 N7100 with Ebay on 26-07-2014. After 10 days of receipt, Mr. Reddy found some defects in the handset and promptly reported the same to the Seller and Ebay. Ebay closed the complaint without any resolution. Mr. Reddy came to know from the Samsung Service Center that the mobile is a used one and the service is already active in F…
Mr. Jagadiswara Reddy, Bangalore, Karnataka
Replacement of Micromax Aisha A52 – Rs.5,441/-:
Tushar Kanti Ghosh of South Biresh Pally, Madhyamgram, Kolkata – 700129, West Bengal (Email: anirban.ninja(at)gmail.com) had bought one ‘Micromax Aisha A52? smartphone from ‘The MobileStore’ at Madhyamgram, Kolkata-700129 on 23rd July. But to his great dismay he found that the set is having many problems which made it almost unusable. The problems which I have faced are frequent call drops, contacts missing, very low battery life and the…