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 Flipkart – Rs.5,999/-: Mr. Dinga Sailo of Aizawl 796001, Mizoram ordered a mobile handset from Flipkart.com on 6th January 2015 for Rs.5999/-. When the parcel was deliver, he found journals and magazines instead of mobile device. He reported this to Flipkart but no steps were taken to resolve the issue. He posted his complaint with ICF on 24-01-2015 and the matter was taken up with Flipkart. The customer finally got his money back on 30-01-2015.
Mr. Dinga Sailo, Aizawl 796001, Mizoram
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
Trouble with Samsung Mobile – Harassment by Service Centre, Dealer -Handset replaced by the Company:
Mr. Tarun Kapur of 55 Adarsh Nagar, Iddgah Road, Moradabad-244001 posted a complaint with the forum on 10-07-2009 for the following : Problem with the functioning of handset, non-co-operative dealer and service centre. We had taken up the matter with Samsung and Mr. Kapur’s handset was replaced.
Samsung - 10.07.2009
Replacement of Khadai by Homeshop18: Pratibha Goel of Ambala cantt, Haryana (gpratibha.phy[@]gmail.com) bought a tawa, fry pan and khadai set from HS18. The handle of the khadai was broken on delivery. She called the customer care of HS18 for replacement but they said the customer has to courier it back to HS18 otherwise they will not replace. She posted her complaint with ICF on 18-05-2014 and after follow-up with Homeshop18 she got replacement by 24-05-2014.
Amballa Cantt., Haryana
Damaged air cooler from PayTM – Rs.7599/- : Mr. Abhishek Verma of Nagawara, Bangalore 560077 placed an order for a Symphony air cooler with PayTM on 31st March 2017 but received a broken piece. He also did not receive the free trolley with the product. He complained to PayTM on the same day attaching the images of the product. PayTM rejected the complaint and they also did not send the free trolley. Mr. Verma posted his complaint with ICF on 01-05-2017 and the matter was taken up with PayTM and…
Abhishek Verma, Nagawara, Bangalore 560077
Karbonn mobile service – Rs.12,000/-: Mr. Nagamallappa of Bangalore, Karnataka (nagamallappa[@]toyota-kirlsokar.co.in) had purchased Karbon Mobile S9. After 6 months, it was not switching on. The service center suggested battery problem but even after checking with another battery the problem was not resolved. The device was submitted to the service center but even after a month it was not returned. Mr. Nagamallappa posted his complaint with ICF on 21-11-2014 and finally got his device replaced.…
Nagamallappa, Bangalore, Karnataka
Refund from Fitness First – Rs.3,000 – Ms. Aspriha Bhaumik of Indiranagar, Bangalore 560008, Karnataka had paid advance to a fitness club called Fitness First. The Club was later closed down but Ms. Bhaumik did not receive refund of the advance amount. She posted her complaint at ICF on 16-07-2016 and the matter was taken up with the Club. Ms. Bhaumik finally got refund 19-07-2016.
- Indiranagar, Bangalore 560008
Refund from Shopclues – Rs.1,328/-: Ms. Ankita Jadoun, Jaipur 302020, Rajasthan had purchased a mobile from shop clues model Nokia 5233 but received wrong product with all accessiories damaged, charger was not connecting to phone. She complained several times to shop clues but they refused support. The customer posted her complaint at ICF on 31-03-2017 and the matter was taken up with Shopclues. Ms. Ankita finally got her refund by 19-04-2017.
Ankita Jadoun, Jaipur 302020, Rajasthan
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…