Consumer courts continue to dismiss telecom complaints despite Government clarification

Despite a clarification by the Department of Telecom, several consumer ┬ádisputes redressal fora in India continue to reject billing and service related disputes against telecom operators. The Department of Telecom had issued a clarification on February 4 this year that private telecom companies cannot be identified with the “Telegraph Authority” of India as defined in […]

NCDRC directs Bajaj Allianz to pay after accident policy holder suffers heart attack in fall

The National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission has ordered Bajaj Allianz insurance company to not block compensation to the family of a person who died of a cardiac arrest during a fall. Bajaj Allianz had refused to pay Rs 4 lakh claiming that the person was insured only for accidents and that the person must have […]