The National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission’s President Mrs. Justice Deepa Sharma has ordered United India Insurance Company Ltd. to pay up Rs. 4,39,624 to S. Narayanan of Sivakumar Saw Mill for the repairs of his crane insured with this firm. It was damaged during an operation and when he got it repaired, the insurance firm repudiated his claims on false grounds.
The Commission also ordered United India Insurance to pay up Rs. 5000 as compensation to him for deficient service along with Rs. 3000 as costs.