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
Refund from Travelchacha – Rs.1,41,130/– – Mrs. Rama Priya Prakash Rao, Hyderabad had paid money to Travelchacha on 03-05-2014 for Singapore package. Just before 3 days, the customer was shocked to know that no bookings were done and the company assured full refund. However, the refund was not forthcoming and the customer was given a future date everytime. The customer posted her complaint with ICF on 05-12-2014 and the matter was referred to Travelchacha. Travelchacha was not forthcoming in re…
Mrs. Rama Priya Prakash Rao, Hyderabad
Refund from Samsung for Samsung Grand 2 – Rs.21,000/-: Mr. Akash Doshi of Mumbai, Maharashtra (akashdoshi009[@]yahoo.in) had persistent complaints with his new Samsung Grand 2. He had made frequent visits and complaints to the service center but still the issue did not get resolved. He posted his complaint with ICF on 06-11-2014 and matter was taken up with Samsung. With our guidance and support Mr. Doshi finally got refund for the device by 05-12-2014.
Akash Doshi, Mumbai, Maharashtra
Cancellation of ticket by Spicejet – Rs.5,000/-:
Ms. Nidhi Mishra, Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh had bought round-trip ticket on Mangalore-Delhi-Mangalore sector for two passengers. The ticket was later split due to change in one of the passengers. There was no change in Ms. Mishra’s journey date but she was surprised to find her ticket had been postponed to a later date by Spicejet. She was not allowed to board the flight on the scheduled date. She had to incur extra expenses due to the sudden deve…
Spicejet - 11.04.2013
Complaint against Rediff shopping for delivering wrong product – 1598/-:
Dr. Danish Qureshi HBU nagar, Ajmer, rajasthan had placed an order with Rediff shopping site on 22.09.12 for hair straighter and curler as seen on television, along with instyler. Though he had ordered he had not confirmed it and had requested Rediff to keep it on hold. However, the product was delivered and Mr. Qureshi found that a wrong product with a dubious brand name had been delivered. He lodged complaint with Redi…
Complaint against Syberplace for refund – Rs.8,649/-: Ashok Jagtap of Pune 411046, Maharashtra ordered for an Asus zenfone max mobile handset with Syberplace Esolution on 29 feb 2016. He was told that the delivery would be made within 7-13 days. However, he neither got the phone nor refund. There was no assistance from Syberplace. Mr. Jagtap posted his complaint with ICF on 19-03-2016 and the matter was taken up with the parties concerned. After continuous follow-up, the customer got his…
- Ashok Jagtap, Pune 411046, Maharashtra
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
Complaint against Syberplace – Rs.7,999/-: Mrs. Sugi Jose of Rt nagar, Bangalore, Karnataka had placed an order with Syberplace on 07-03-2016 for a smartphone. However, she neither got the phone nor refund and there was no communication from Syberplace. Mrs. Jose posted her complaint with ICF on 24-03-2016 and the matter was taken up Syberplace. After much persuasion and guidance from ICF, the customer got post-dated cheque for refund together with interest.
- Mrs. Sugi Jose, Bangalore, Karnataka
Voltas AC unit replaced:
Laxmidhar Mohanty, Nanmangalam, Chennai, Tamilnadu (ldmohanty(at)rediffmail.com) had posted a complaint on 08-06-2010 with regard to defective AC unit and poor service from Viveks, Chennai. ICF submitted the complaint to Voltas and Viveks and the defective unit was promptly replaced with a new one and properly installed on 14-06-2010.
Laxmidhar Mohanty, Chennai, Tamilnadu - 14.06.2010
Refund from Expedia.com – Rs.9,925/-:
Ms. Namrata Arora of ASHWINI LAYOUT, BANGALORE, KARNATAKA (Email: namratagrover27(at)gmail.com) For cancellation of a US domestic flight booked at Expedia.co.in, the customer care personnel told that Ms. Arora would get the refund in 6-10 working days after deduction of INR 1000. However, she did not get the refund. She posted her complaint with ICF on 30-11-2012 and finally got her refund by 8-12-2012.