In case you are not satisfied with the Health Insurance company's reason to reject the claim, follow the following process: Give a written complaint at the Insurance Companies branch and get a written acknowledgment. IRDA has stipulated a TAT of 15 days for resolving the complaints against any claim. In case you are not getting a satisfactory response, you can reach out to the Consumer redressal department of IRDA. You can also file a grievance with the Insurance Ombudsman. In case your complaints are still not resolved, you can file a complaint with the Consumer Court. Consumer courts have a different department to handle health insurance claims related grievances. Contact Details for Grievance Redressal Cell of the Consumer Affairs Department of IRDA Toll Free Number: 1800 4254 732/ 155255 Email ID: Postal Address: Consumer Affairs Department Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority, 3-5-817/818, 9th Floor, United India Towers, Hyderguda, Basheerbagh Hyderabad – 500 029 Fax: 040-66789768 To get the details of the Ombudsman for your area, please visit

15 August 2021