Snapdeal Fined for Not Honouring Rs. 68 iPhone Deal

Snapdeal has been fined Rs. 10,000 by way of the Sangrur District purchaser Disputes Redressal commission for failing to honour a deal on an iPhone 5s 16GB (gold) for Rs. 68 as according to a listing that regarded on its portal in July 2014. The forum dismissed the organization’s argument that there have been a ‘technical hitch’.

The complainant, Nikhil Bansal, an engineering student from Sangrur had approached state customer Dispute Redressal commission in Sangrur, Punjab after sending many mails to the organization which went unanswered.

On March 26, 2015, the forum ordered Snapdeal to provide the complainant with the Apple iPhone on the fee at it become ordered (Rs. sixty eight), calling it a “clear reduce case of deficiency in carrier.” The court also ordered Snapdeal to pay Rs. 2,000 for compensation and litigation fees.

As according to a recent information record, Snapdeal’s enchantment in opposition to the order was disregarded in an order dated February 12, and the organization became ordered to pay Rs. 10,000 as satisfactory to be deposited within the client welfare fund for failing to supply the product.

As we’ve got spotted before, Snapdeal, is regularly known to artificially inflate reductions on products via inflating the MRP fee to deceive customers into shopping for their wares.

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