Monday, Dec 05, 2022

consumer forum


Consumer forum: Rs 10 packaging charges cost burger eatery Rs 15,500 in fine in Mohali

November 27, 2022 7:24 am

As per complaint, Pancy Singh of Chandigarh alleged that he purchased one Hardyz Fried Chicken Burger from Hardyz Burger at Mohali by paying Rs 312. Singh alleged that at the time of delivery of the burger, she was charged an extra Rs 10 in addition to the price of the burger.

Chandigarh: Consumer forum directs sports complex to restore membership of UT resident

January 20, 2022 3:29 am

🔴 The complainant Captain MP Singh contended that he took Life Time Membership of Lake Club, now Chandigarh Lake Sports Complex, before the year 2000 by paying huge and hefty fee of Rs 10,000 to avail and enjoy various facilities provided by the Club.

Shoe store charges Re 1 for carry bag, directed to refund Rs. 2

June 20, 2020 11:27 am

Observing that charges for carry bags cannot be separately foisted upon the consumers and would amount to overcharging, the Chandigarh Consumer Forum directed a shoe store in Chandigarh to refund Rs. 2 wrongly charged for the carry bags and pay Rs. 1,000 as compensation and Rs. 500 as cost of litigation.

Chandigarh eatery charges for packing of food, told to pay Rs 2,500 each to two complainants

February 07, 2020 11:30 pm

In the forum, the counsel for Hot Millions submitted that the complainants were charged for the ‘packing’ which is legal. Restaurant can charge for extra services offered to their customers whereas the complainants voluntarily paid the said amount and did not raise any objection on the spot.

Saravana Bhavan ordered to pay Rs. 1.1 lakh compensation for stale food, poor service

August 03, 2019 1:05 pm

S K Saamy, a Supreme Court lawyer, had sued the restaurant for deficiency in service after he had taken ill with food poisoning after consuming food at the restaurant's branch in Anna Salai, Chennai in 2014.

Mumbai: Man wins case against 'arbitrary' mediclaim premium hike

July 14, 2019 10:38 am

In his plea, Anklesaria said he had been availing the services of the company since November 1999, and alleged that it had hiked his premium from Rs 7,584 to Rs 13,210, and further to Rs 15,169. upon renewal in the subsequent years.

Panchkula: Consumer Forum directs private hospital, insurance firm to pay Rs 1.10 lakh for wrong treatment

June 25, 2019 9:52 am

The complainant and patient, Parveen Singal of Panchkula, had been getting her treatment for breast cancer at the Alchemist Hospital of Sector 21, Panchkula. She said for her chemotherapy, a medicine was required to be injected into her veins

Maharashtra consumer forum orders developers to pay Rs 2L compensation to flat buyers

October 03, 2018 3:20 am

The couple approached the commission against six opponents, including the company to whom the development rights of the property were given under the Slum Rehabiliation Authority project.

Insurance firm penalised for rejecting dengue treatment claim

August 19, 2018 3:35 pm

The forum observed that the complainant was diagnosed and treated for dengue and decline in platelets. “It has no connection with hypertension at all. It is a parasite infection infused with the bite of dengue mosquito.”

Chandigarh: Consumer Forum orders eatery, cola company to deposit rupees two lakh with PGI

May 24, 2018 12:42 pm

The forum remarked that imprinting 'For Sale at Select Channels' on the bottles do not justify the unfair act of the opposite parties as genuine.