The President, and Secretary of Davangere Jilla Sri Valmiki Girijana Pattina Pattina Sahakara Sangha Niyamita, Nayaka Vidyarthi Nilaya, Davangere through their Pigmy agent K.S. Krishnakumar, had taken Rs. 13,800 from S.V.Raghavendra for his Pigmy Account with them. But when it came to repaying him the amount they made excuses and kept him running from pillar to post, including the police and finally he complained to the consumer disputes redressal forum, Davangere.
The consumer forum President T.N. Sreenivasaiah ordered the Pigmy account operators to refund Rs. 13,800 to him with interest along with Rs. 3000 as compensation and Rs. 1500 as costs.