A consumer court in Tripura has ordered Cadbury India to pay a compensation of Rs30,000 to a complainant who found an iron pin inside a chocolate bar made by the company. The consumer purchased a Cadbury chocolate on 16 December 2011, for his three-year-old daughter and found an iron pin inside the bar when the girl tried to eat it. Subsequently, he filed a complaint before a consumer forum. The West Tripura District Consumer Disputes Redressal Forum, in May 2013, passed the order.
Two families were denied seats in Jabalpur-Veraval express train, despite having reservations. Following their complaint, the district consumer dispute redressal forum in Mandsaur has asked Indian Railways to pay Rs13,000, including the cost of ticket, taxi-fare from Rajkot to Veraval (Rs3,000), compensation of Rs1,500 each to six members for mental trauma and cost of litigation (Rs1,000). Though the complaint was filed with the consumer forum way back in 2009, the order came only in late-May 2013.