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 United Travel – Rs.30,000/-: Mr. Shreenath Deshpande of Bangalore had paid Rs.30,000/- to United Travel agents towards booking of Simla-Manali-Agra package. The amount was deposited into the agents Indian Bank account on 30/11/2016. However, after receipt of the money, there was no response from the agent even after repeated emails. Mr. Deshpande posted his complaint with ICF on 08-12-2016 and the matter was taken up with the agent. ICF also guided Mr. Deshpande to submit a formal c…
Shreenath Deshpande, Bangalore
Refund from Spice Jet – Rs.5,908/-: Ms. Bidisha Chakraborty of Barasat – 700126, West Bengal (Email: bidishachakraborty0106[at]gmail.com) cancelled her Spice Jet, Mumbai-Kolkata-Mumbai ticket on 10-06-2014. Even after two weeks she did not get her money back even as Spice Jet kept maintaining the refund has been processed. Ms. Chakraborty posted her complaint with ICF on 26-06-2014 and ICF took up the matter with Spice Jet. Ms. Chakraborty finally got her money back by 01-07-2014.
Barasat, West Bengal
Claim against MakeMyTrip / Shiftthoughts Consulting – Rs.5500/-:
Mr. Brij Mohan Bhatt of New Delhi (brij.bhatt(at)maxbupa.com) had done a transaction with Shiftthoughts Consulting on 03-10-2009 to avail an offer through MakeMyTrip.com for the value of Rs.5,513.90. Mr. Bhatt neither received the coupon nor any communication from MMT. They did not agree to refund the money. Mr Bhatt posted his complaint with the Forum on 04-06-2010 and the Forum took up the same with MMT. After follow-up and f…
Makemytrip - 20.07.2010
Refund from Ega Cinemas, Chennai – Rs.1500/-:
Kumar Sumit of Kakkan Street, Near SRM college, Potheri, Chennai-603203, Tamil Nadu (Email:chaurasia.sumit2011(at)gmail.com) tried to book 6 tickets in ega which near chennai egmore from the site http://www.egacinemas.com/ but it redirected me to http://www.ticketgreen.com. He booked tickets through icici debit card with ticket value of Rs 750. After successful payment when he was redirected back to http://www.ticketgreen.com but it gave error mes…
Ega Cinemas - 08.12.2012
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.
Complaint against Sterling Holidays Resorts – Rs.30,500/- :
Mr. SANDEEP MURUDKAR, MUMBAI 400094, MAHARASHTRA was offered freebies and two week holidays against a sum of Rs.19,294/-. The sum was deducted from his credit card account 25-11-2012. A further sum of Rs.11,255/- was deducted without the consent of Mr. Murudkar. However, later he came to know that there are no freebies and no holiday coupons were sent to him.Mr. Murudkar started demanding refund of the amount deducted from his card …
Sterling Holidays - 28.04.2013Mumbai
Complaint against Nownaukri – Rs.117,000/- : Mr. Vipin of Chennai 600077, Tamil Nadu was misled into paying a total sum of Rs.117,000/- to nownaukri.com against job offers. However, Mr. Vipin later realised that the offers were not genuine and the company was not fulfilling their promises. He therefore asked for cancellation of the services and sought refund. However, nownaukri did not pay heed to his request and were giving excuses. Mr. Vipin posted his complaint with ICF on 29-12-2015 and the …
- Mr. V.V.Vipin, Chennai
Refund from Snapdeal – Rs.4,598/-: Mrs. Sangita Poddar of Mumbai, Maharashtra had placed an order for Whirlpool microwave oven on 18-10-2014 with Snapdeal. The product was received in a damaged condition which was reported to Snapdeal immediately. Snapdeal was not attending to the issue properly and were giving non-committal responses. Mrs. Poddar posted her complaint with ICF on 21-01-2015 and the matter was taken up with Snapdeal. After many follow-ups, the issue was resolved to the c…
Mrs. Sangita Poddar, Mumbai
Kotak Mahindra Bank changes a/c type without information – deduct charges from account:
Mr. Atul Jain of Indore had posted a complaint on 03-09-2009 in the Forum with regard to Kotak Mahindra Bank changing his account type and debiting his account for non-maintenance of average quarterly balance. ICF took up the matter with Kotak Mahindra and the matter was finally resolved. Kotak Mahindra confirmed refunding the debited amount.
Atul Jain, Indore