Consumer Court slaps ₹12k penalty on Paytm for unreasonably freezing shopkeeper's account

The district consumer commission observed that although Paytm had unfreezed the account after the complaint was filed, it failed to provide reasons for freezing the account in the first place.

A District Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission in Pune recently imposed a penalty of ₹12,000 on Paytm for unreasonably freezing a grocery shopkeeper's Paytm account [Dinesh Bhawarlal Choudhary v Paytm Bank].

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