Allowing an appeal in Mohinderjit Singh Sethi & Anr v HDFC Bank and Anr the National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission (NCDRC) ordered HDFC Bank to pay the plaintiffs compensation of ₹500,000 (US$7,400) on account of “negligence, inaction and passivity on the part of the bank”. The NCDRC said the bank had “no love and respect for India” and that it had failed to act “knowing fully well that Indians were trapped in a foreign country”.
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