In a landmark judgment,the Chandigarh Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission has held that a car owner who had to take his vehicle for repair about 15 times within a month of purchase due to diverse defects is entitled to the refund of the full price of the vehicle without any deduction for depreciation.
The Chandigarh Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission has directed Swami Vivekanand Institute of Engineering and Technology to pay Rs 20,000 as compensation to a city resident for not returning his sons original certificates on time,due to which the student had to lose an academic year.
The Chandigarh Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission has directed New India Assurance Company to pay Rs 50,000 as compensation to Sanjay Kumar,an auto-rickshaw driver,for harassing him mentally and physically in the settlement of his insurance claim.
In A significant development for Chandigarh Housing Board,the Chandigarh Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission has decided that in the Board is not liable to share the burden of the compensation to be given to people who had booked flats with Parsvnath Developers Limited for their Prideasia project in IT Park.
The Chandigarh Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission has directed Dr S C Pandhi of Pandhi Hospital in Sector 36 to pay a compensation of Rs 5 lakh to Karan Kaushik,a resident of Sector 23,for the wrong treatment given to him.