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Murder can be treated as accident, insurance company ordered to pay compensation

Royal Sundaram Alliance Vs Pawan Balram Mulchandani on 25.9.2018 The relevant brief facts of the case are that Balram Mulchandani (since deceased, “the insured”) took personal accident shield insurance policy from M/s Royal Sundaram Alliance Insurance Co. Ltd. for the period 05-11-2008 to 04-11-2009 for an assured sum of Rs.20,00,000/-. For several years he had …

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Homeshop18 ordered to pay compensation towards gift vouchers

Have you received a Gift Voucher or been assured of a gift voucher along with a product but not receiving the value or benefits of the voucher? You can seek remedy by approaching the Consumer Commission under Consumer Protection Act, 2019. Here is a case that will explain things in detail. Mridul Jain Vs. Home …

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How to file a complaint in Consumer Fourm?

Manner in which complaint shall be made under Section 12 of Consumer Protection Act, 1986: (1) A complaint in relation to any goods sold or delivered or agreed to be sold or delivered or any service provided or agreed to be provided may be filed with a District Consumer Forum by – (a) the consumer …

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Can I use android mobile without linking to Google account?

When you set-up the android phone it will ask for Google account. The question that comes to mind is whether a Google account needs to be linked to use an Android phone. A simple answer is NO, but this comes with its own limitations, as discussed below: Basically you need Google account to download apps …

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Payment of gratuity to private employees as per the Gratuity Act

The Payment of Gratuity Act, 1972 applies to establishments employing 10 or more persons. The main purpose for enacting this Act is to provide social security to workman after retirement, whether retirement is a result of superannuation, or physical disablement or impairment of vital part of the body. Therefore, the Payment of Gratuity Act, 1972 …

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LPG Gas distribution agency ordered to repay costs to customers

A written complaint from the Consumer Union, Vairengte South Branch was submitted to the President, District Forum Kolasib District on 22nd August 2012 against M/s Auva Gas Agency, Vairengte. The complaints were: (i) Excessive rate for new connection of LPG; (ii) Non-issue of receipt by agency; (iii) Inferior goods supplied; (iv) Non gas lighter is supplied; (v) MRP is …

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Wrong product delivered by Myntra but denied refund

I have ordered a navy blue BlackBerry Jean’s from myntra on 31 december,  it got delivered on 2nd Jan , but the product was wrong, it was a really disgusting  brown pant, then I immediately made a return request, but the delivery agent denied return pickup stating it was a different  product, then I filed …

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