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
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
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 Akbar Travels (Rs.4,880):
Dr Lopamudra Moharana of Rue La De Lauristan, Pondicherry had posted her complaint on 03-12-2013 regarding non-receipt of refund for the flights cancelled by Air India without any information to the passenger. Mrs. Lopamudra had been communicating over email and telephone with Air India and Akbar travels but refund was not forthcoming. ICF took up the matter with Akbar Travels and Dr. Lopamudra finally got her refund on or about 08.12.2012.
Refund from Snapdeal – Rs.22,000/-: Mr. Salil Tripathi of Chinchwad, Pune 411019 (Email: saliltripathi.8889[@]outlook.com) ordered an Iphone4 with snapdeal.com on 12th Nov 2014. The product was not delivered even after two weeks and he neither got refund. He was given a wrong AWB bluedart tracking no. He posted his complaint with ICD on 25-11-2014 and the matter was taken up with Snapdeal. He got his money back by 4-12-2014.
Salil Tripathi, Pune, Maharashtra
Refund from Limeroad – Rs.644/- : Ms. Tanusree Bhowmick of Durgapur, West Bengal had ordered a pair of jeans from Limeroad.com, order number: 0006661754, amount Rs.644 paid though net banking. The product was returned by the customer twice due to unmatched order and finally refund was sought on 18th Nov.2016. Even after Limeroad’s email confirmation of refund, the customer did not get refund even after two weeks. She posted her complaint with ICF on 02-12-2016 and the matter was taken up with Li…
Tanusree Bhowmick, Durgapur, West Bengal
Complaint against BSNL for not attending to broadband shifting application:
Mr Amaresh Chandra Das of Kavoor, Mangalore-15, Karnatak had applied in June 2009 for shifting of his telephone with broadband to his new address. His application remain unattended till 23-09-2009 when he posted his complaint in the Forum. ICF took up the matter with BSNL officials who were kind enough to resolve the issue.
Amaresh Chandra Das, Kavoor, Mangalore 15, Karnatak - 30.09.2009
Refund from Ebay for sending defective book – Rs.1690/-:
Manoj Kumar Gupta of Ramamurthy Nagar, Bangalore, Karnatka (Email: xmgupta(at)gmail.com) purchased a book woth of 1690/- rupees on 18th throgh ebay & received the same on 2nd Nov 2012 in which 20-30 pages are blur and not readable. So he raised a complaint with ebay who said they would return the money. Then they called the customer on 9th Nov saying that the seller says the book was of good quality and no calim can be entertained. Sinc…
Complaint against ABN Amro Bank for charging credit card in advance for redeemable vouchers – Rs.9,990/-:
Megha Sharma of New Delhi (megha.sharma(at)evalueserve.com) had posted a complaint with regard to discriminatory charging of her credit card by ABN Amro. ABN Amro had offered under “world is yours” some redeemable vouchers for travel, dining and two watches as complementary gifts. The bank had said that if the customer needed to redeem the vouchers she can go to the bank branch and p…
ABN AMRO - 04.11.2009
Billed more than MRP by Hindware – Rs.844/-:
Mr. Sasank Motamarry of Hyderabad, Andhra pradesh (Email: mvvnsasank(at)gmail.com) purchased a Florence seat cover at HSIL secunderabad office located at Ashoka Bhupal Chambers, 5th floor on 24th November 2012. He was charged an amount of 2700/- INR ( Reciept # 51194) informing that the orginal cost is around 3100/- INR and with a 15% discount. Infact the bill was directly made for the 2700/- amount, there was no original cost, no discount mentione…