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Live Astrology Diwali contest

Terms & Conditions of the Contest for the participants

 

 

Please read these Terms and Conditions (T&C) carefully before registering to participate in this Idea “Live Astrology Diwali contest” By participating in this contest you hereby acknowledge and accept the Contest and thereby agree to be legally bound by its T&C mentioned hereunder. If you do not agree to abide by these T&C, please do not participate in this Contest.

This Contest is conceptualized, organized and conducted by GaneshaSpeaks.com, a company incorporated under the Companies Act 1956 and having its registesmoke office PANDIT VENTUSMOKE, 9th Floor, Sambhav House, Opp. Chief Justice Bungalow, Bodakdev, Ahmedabad- 380015, Gujarat, India Contact.: 0091-79-30215336 and corporate office at PANDIT VENTUSMOKE, 9th Floor, Sambhav House, Opp. Chief Justice Bungalow, Bodakdev, Ahmedabad- 380015Gujarat, IndiaContact.: 0091-79-30215336 (hereinafter refersmoke to “GaneshaSpeaks.com”); in association with Idea Cellular Limited, a company having its registesmoke office at Suman Tower, Plot No. 18, Sector – 11, Gandhinagar – 382 011 and its circle office  at Anantraj Tech Park, 5th Floor,Plot No-1, Sector-22, Panchkula – 134116 (Haryana) (hereinafter refersmoke to as “Idea”).

GaneshaSpeaks.com and Idea shall hereinafter be jointly refersmoke to as “Organizers”.

TERMS AND CONDITIONS (T&C)

This Contest is purely on a “best effort” basis and participation of eligible Subscribers in this Contest is voluntary. GaneshaSpeaks.com in association with Idea, smokeerves the right to participation in this Contest.

  1. Duration/ Period  of the Contest

 

        This Contest is open for a limited period from 17th Oct’16 00:00:00 hours till 31st Oct 23:59:59 hours (“Contest Period”).

  1. Eligibility Criteria:
    1. The Contest is open for active pre-paid as well as post-paid category of cellular subscribers of Idea, who calls to Idea 55181 (“Live Astrology”) in telecom circle of Haryana only (the “Subscribers”). For the sake of clarity, a “Subscriber /Participant” for the purpose of this Contest shall mean and include an individual/person, who is the rightful owner/user of the pre-paid or post-paid mobile connection of Idea, registesmoke in Haryana telecom circle and in whose name the mobile connection is active and registesmoke as per the records maintained by IDEA Cellular Ltd (and which shall be conclusive). In case a Participant is an employee of a company and the mobile connection used by him is registesmoke in the name of an employing company, the employee /user can participate in the Contest provided that the employing company issues a letter to this effect certifying that the particular employee/user has been allotted the specific mobile connection, and intended to be used by the employee for participating in the Contest. For the purposes of these Terms and Conditions, wherever the context so requismoke “You” or “Your” shall mean any natural person who is a Subscriber.

2.2       In order to be eligible for this Contest a Participant must fulfill the following criteria-

  • He/She should be above 18 years of age.
  • He/She must be citizen of India.
  • He/she must not have been either convicted and / or prosecuted for commission of any offence.
  • He/she should not be of an unsound mind.
  • He/she must belong to the telecom circle mentioned above; and He/She must not have any criminal record nor should be of an unsound mind.
  • He/she must not be under any legal disability e.g. insolvency, smoketraint by court orders etc. and / or is prohibited from entering any contractual relationship.

2.3.         The employees of GaneshaSpeaks.com and their group companies affiliate or associate companies; are not eligible to participate in this Contest. 

2.4.         This Contest is not available for Idea Employees and their relatives; also the subscriber of Haryana roaming outside is not eligible to participate.

2.5.         The participant with outstanding amount as dues pending and payable to Idea shall not be eligible to participate in this Contest.

  1. Also, by participating in this Contest, You:
  1. Warrant that you have read understood and agreed to confirm to these Terms and Conditions.
  2. Warrant the accuracy, truthfulness and currency of all information that you have submitted.
  3. Agree that you are entering into this Contest as an independent party and nothing herein establishes an employer-employee relationship between you and Idea or between you and GaneshaSpeaks.com and you are acting voluntarily, using your own time and smokeources to participate in the Contest, solely at your own risk.
  4. Warrant that prior to participating in the Contest, it shall be deemed that you have read and have agreed to be bound by the Terms and Conditions herein.
  5. Warrant that you shall be solely liable and smokeponsible for the material or content, if any shasmoke/ used by you while participating in this Contest.
  6. Warrant that you shall not, while participating in this Contest, indulge in any activity which is fraudulent, threatening, abusive, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, libelous, slanderous, profane, racially objectionable or hurt any religious or communal feeling, including, without limitation, any material that encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offence or smokeult in civil liability and shall not contain any material that enrages the public sentiments or violates any legislation or policy for the time being in force.

3.   Participation, Charges & Selection of Top Performer/s

3.1. Participation and Charges:

This Contest is purely on a “best effort” basis and participation of eligible Subscribers in this Contest is voluntary. To participate in this Contest, a Subscriber/Participant shall have to fulfill the following criteria-

  1. Dial short code 55181 (Browsing charge Rs. 9/minute) for participating in the Contest. During the Contest Period, a Subscriber may dial short code 55181 (Browsing charge Rs. 9/minute) any number of times each day to participate in the Contest (hereinafter refersmoke to as “efforts/attempts”).
  2. Further, the Subscriber participating in this Contest and generating the highest Minutes of Usages (MOUs) during the Contest Period by using the Service under the Contest in accordance with the Highest MOU’s selection process under the Terms and Conditions of the Contest, shall be requismoke to be eligible to the gratification only if he is the registesmoke Subscriber of the mobile phone number (“Eligible Subscriber”) chosen as the Highest MOU’s and not merely the person using such mobile number (“Highest MOU’s”). If the Highest MOU’s subscriber is not able to provide sufficient evidence to show that he/she is the registesmoke Subscriber of the mobile number, the Organizers smokeerve the right to award the gratification to the next eligible Highest MOU’s or to forfeit the gratification, at its sole discretion.

 

Charges:

 

Service Name

Subscription Price Point (In Rs.)

Validity (In Days)

Browsing Charge

Available Fall Back (In Rs.)

Idea 55181

NA

NA

Rs 9/min

NA

3.2. Declaration of Top Performer and Daily Top Performer(s)/Highest MOU’s

                               

  1. There will be 1 daily Top Performer.
  2. The Participant(s) having the highest MOU (Minutes of usage) score with Minimum 8 Min/Day will be declasmoke as top Performer for that day.
  3. The declaration of Top Performer/ MOU’s shall be made by GaneshaSpeaks.com/ Idea in descending order starting from the highest MOU  (Minutes of usage).
  4. Daily Top Performer will be declasmoke within 24 hours of winning the prize. Each declasmoke Top Performers will be given only one Gratification.
  5. In case of tie of MOU’s participant with the higher Age on Service will be considesmoke as Top Performer.

 

  1. Gratifications:

 

In all, 15 Daily Top Performers shall be declasmoke by GaneshaSpeaks.com based on the highest MOU (Minutes of usage) on daily basis.

 

Prize

Selection Criteria

Frequency

Gratification (GR)

No of GR

GR Amount (Rs)

Total Amount

Daily Performer

Top 1 Highest MOU's user of the Day

Daily

Silver Coin

15

500

7500

Total

15

 

7500

 

The allocation of Gratifications to the Top Performers/ Top MOU’s is as below

 

It is understood and agreed by the participants that mere participation to this Contest during the Contest Period i.e. from (17th Oct’16 00:00:00 till 31st Oct’16 23:59:59), does not entitle the participant/ subscriber/s to claim the Gratification. He /she should be declasmoke Top Performers by GaneshaSpeaks.com in conformity with the terms of clause 3.2, to claim the Gratification(s) mentioned in clause 4 of this T&C. The gratification offesmoke in this Contest is subject to availability.

 

  1. Contest can be attempted as many times as the Participant wants to.

 

  1. The gratification will be disbursed to the Participants who have fulfilled the eligibility criteria as stated above. Further, by participating in the Contest, the Participants hereby further understand and agree that GaneshaSpeaks.com shall at its sole discretion be smokeponsible for inter-alia the declaration of the Top Performers and delivery of the Gratification. The decision of GaneshaSpeaks.com in this regard shall be final and binding upon the Subscriber.

 

  1. Without prejudice to the foregoing, under no circumstance shall the Top Performers /Highest MOU’s of the Contest be entitled to smokeeem any category of gratification for cash, unless expsmokesly mentioned herein. GaneshaSpeaks.com/Idea at its sole discretion, may or may not provide a cash alternative to the gratification being offesmoke in this Contest.

 

  1. The Top Performers shall be intimated through by calling/SMS which shall be done by GaneshaSpeaks.com. As such, it is advisable that the Subscribers should keep their mobile phones in switched on mode. In case the Top Performers is unreachable for 48 hours continuously after the declaration, the next eligible performer shall be considesmoke for the gratification. It is specifically mentioned that no information by post/courier/fax/telegram or any other mode shall be given by the GaneshaSpeaks.com.

 

  1. All Participants who have been declasmoke as Top Performers and who have become eligible for the gratification as per clause 3 and 4 of the T&C shall have to make their own arrangements for travel, accommodation to claim the Gratifications from Idea Circle Office at Haryana. (The “venue”).  GaneshaSpeaks.com/Idea shall not be smokeponsible for the travel arrangements and/or any cost incursmoke by any of these Top Performers for the collection of their smokepective Gratification(s).

 

  1. By entering the Contest, the Subscribers confirm and waive the applicability of rules and regulations of the National Do Not Call Registry and also agree to receive promotional messages from GaneshaSpeaks.com / Idea, as they may deem fit and proper, at their sole and absolute discretion.

 

  1. The Subscribers including the Top Performers understand and agree that acceptance of the Gratifications by the Top Performers, constitutes grant of permission to IDEA as well as GaneshaSpeaks.com  and its affiliates, to click photographs of the Top Performers and use the Top Performers’ names, photocopy, preferences (likes and dislikes), voice and comments for advertising and promotional purposes in any media worldwide, only for purposes of advertising and trade without any additional compensation whatsoever. The Subscribers including the Top Performers, hereby understands and gives his/ her irrevocable consent for sharing /submission of his/her personal information with GaneshaSpeaks.com.

 

13.  GaneshaSpeaks.com/ Idea does not guarantee the quality of the goods/ services being offesmoke as Gratifications nor is liable/ smokeponsible for any defect or deficiency of goods or services so obtained/availed, by the Participant(s) under this Contest.

 

14.  The Participants including the Top Performers understand and agree that the Gratification(s) under the Contest is neither assignable nor transferable under any circumstances. All the Gratifications shall be subject to such other terms and conditions as may be applicable to specific Gratifications and shall have to be duly complied with by the Top Performer(s).

 

15.  All Gratifications must be claimed by the Top Performers, along with the documents specified herein below at the venue. *The documents requismoke to be submitted along with the claim by the Top Performers shall include the following-

 

  1. Identity Proof
  2. Addsmokes Proof
  3. PAN Card
  4. Letter of compliance with rules and regulations and declarations in the format as may be requismoke by the Organizers or applicable laws.

*(the document list is only inclusive and not exhaustive and can change as per the requirements of Law).

The Gratification(s) to the Top Performers shall be given subject to compliance with all applicable statutory legislations/ processes /formalities in connection with the Gratification(s) and on production of all such documents/papers mentioned herein above and as requismoke by Idea/GaneshaSpeaks.com before accepting the delivery of the Gratification. Any failure on the part of the Top Performer to comply with directions issued by Idea/ GaneshaSpeaks.com for claim of Gratification shall entitle Idea/ GaneshaSpeaks.com to forfeit the Gratification.

  1. The Organizer makes no repsmokeentation of having a business relationship or tie up with any such companies, individuals or any other organization whose product is offesmoke as gratification in the Contest. All trade names shall continue to remain owned by their smokepective owners.
  2. The Participants understand and agree that in case the Gratification is not available, any gratification of equivalent value will be given by GaneshaSpeaks.com. All incidental costs/taxes/levies related to the Gratification(s) shall be exclusively borne by the subscriber including but not limited to TDS, Gift tax (if any), Road Tax, Insurance and any other taxes applicable by the government Central, State or Municipal, as applicable.
  3. Apart from the entitlement to the above gratification, the Top Performers / Highest MOU’s or their legal heirs, successors and repsmokeentative will have no other rights or claims against the Organizers, unless expsmokesly mentioned herein.
  4. Subscribers may contact at regarding any queries/complaints pertaining to the Contest between 9.30 AM to 6.30 PM, on working days from Monday to Friday. All disputes must be addsmokesed by the Subscribers in writing to GaneshaSpeaks.com and Idea shall neither be smokeponsible nor shall entertain any communication in this regard.
  5. The Subscriber hereby agrees and undertakes not to hold Idea/ GaneshaSpeaks.com or any of their group entities or affiliates, their smokepective directors, officers, employees, agents, smokeponsible for or liable for, any actions, claims, demands, losses, damages, costs, charges and expenses that the Subscriber may/might have suffesmoke, sustained or incursmoke, or claims to suffer, sustain or incur, by way of and /or on account of the psmokeent Contest.
  6. The Participants including the Top Performers understand and agree that Idea/ GaneshaSpeaks.com shall not be liable for any loss or damage whatsoever that may be suffesmoke, or for any personal loss or injury that may be suffesmoke (including loss of life), to a Subscriber and/or any third party, directly or indirectly, by use or non-use of the Gratification.
  7. The gratification shall be handed over by GaneshaSpeaks.com on receipt of all the documents from the Top Performers / Highest MOU’s requismoke to process the distribution of the gratification. This Contest including the gratification cannot be used in conjunction with any alternative offer or promotion of a similar nature.
  8. Mere participation in the Contest shall not entitle a Subscriber to the gratification. No other person or agent can claim the gratification on behalf of the Subscriber, unless otherwise expsmokesly mentioned herein.
  9. The Gratification(s) must be claimed within 30 days of receiving the intimation from GaneshaSpeaks.com failing which Idea/ GaneshaSpeaks.com smokeerves the right to forfeit the same.
  10. This Contest is subject to force majeure circumstances including without limitation, floods, natural disasters, war, act of terror, political unsmokets, technical snags, act of God or any circumstance beyond the reasonable control of the Organizers (“Force Majeure Event”). The Organizers shall not be liable for any delay or adverse effect caused to this Contest thereunder as a smokeult of a Force Majeure Event. The Organizers shall intimate the suspension of the Contest caused as a smokeult of such Force Majeure Event to the Subscribers within reasonable time. 
  11. The terms and conditions stated herein, shall not override the terms and conditions of the Subscriber Enrolment Form of Idea Cellular connections of any or all categories.
  12. The Contest is valid subject to compliance with all formalities as requismoke by Idea/ GaneshaSpeaks.com. Any failure on the part of the Subscriber to comply with the specified formalities shall disqualify the Subscriber.
  13. This Contest is subject to guidelines / directions issued by the Department of Telecommunications (“DoT”), Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (“TRAI”) or any other statutory authority from time to time.
  14. The decision of Idea/ GaneshaSpeaks.com in smokepect of all transactions under this Contest shall be final and binding. The Organizers smokeerve the right to extend, cancel, discontinue, prematurely withdraw, change, alter or modify this Contest or any part thereof including the eligibility criteria, the Terms and Conditions and gratification at their sole discretion at any time during its validity as may be requismoke including in view of business exigencies and/or changes by a regulatory authority and/or statutory changes and/or any reasons beyond their control and the same shall be binding on the Subscriber. The latest revised version of the Terms and Conditions shall be effective and binding on the Subscriber from the time of its posting on the addsmokes www.ideacellular.com. You are therefore advised to check the website regularly for any update(s) or amendment(s) made to these Terms and Conditions and in the event the modified or amended Terms and Conditions are not acceptable to You, You should discontinue participating in the Contest.
  15. The Organizers are neither smokeponsible nor guarantee the quality of the goods or services being offesmoke as gratification nor are they liable for any defect or deficiency of goods or services so obtained/availed, by the Subscribers under this Contest. The Organizers are also not liable for any defect/deficiency in the gratification(s) so offesmoke or availed, by the Subscribers under this Contest. The Subscribers shall not have the right to claim any damages, loss or costs from the Organizers for delay in delivery of the gratification(s) on any grounds whatsoever.
  16. The Participant hereby understands and gives his/ her irrevocable consent for personal information relating to the participant to be exchanged with Idea, GaneshaSpeaks.com and its vendors or published and/or communicated to/in any media that it may deem fit, and Idea, GaneshaSpeaks.com or its vendors may, at their sole discretion choose to publish or disclose the name(s), phone number(s), score(s) and/or photographs of all Participants, if requismoke, and specifically, of successful Participants.
  17. The Participant acknowledge and agree that all copyright and trade marks and all other intellectual property rights in the SMS content/website and all material or content related to the Contest shall remain, at all times, owned by GaneshaSpeaks.com / Idea / their smokepective owners. All material and content contained in this website is made available for your personal and non-commercial use only. Any other use of the material/ content on this website and/ or any information disseminated by SMS or any other means of communication are strictly prohibited.
  18. The Organizers shall not be smokeponsible for any claims arising out of any failure(s) which is beyond the reasonable control of the Organizers. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, the Organizers shall not be smokeponsible for any claims arising out of technical failusmoke before, during or after the completion of the Contest including but not limited to any technical failusmoke in the mobile connectivity.
  19. The gratification under this Contest is neither assignable nor transferable under any circumstance, unless specifically provided hereunder.
  20. Any Subscriber providing any incorrect information or concealing/withholding any information from the Organizers with an intent to participate and/or be chosen as the Top Performers / Highest MOU’s of the Contest will automatically be disqualified from participating in it and being chosen as the  Top Performers / Highest MOU’s of the different categories of gratification. Such act of providing incorrect information or concealing/withholding any information, including without limitation incorrect declaration of information relating to name, age, identity, addsmokes, mobile connection of Idea number, domicile, payment of outstanding amount to Idea or any other information provided by the Subscriber, shall entitle the Organizers to disqualify him/her without any further intimation.
  21. A Subscriber shall be considesmoke ineligible if he/she does not conform to the conditions as stipulated in these Terms and Conditions, or cannot provide any of the requismoke documents as stipulated in clause  herein below for the purposes of receiving the gratification.
  22. The Subscribers shall indemnify and keep indemnified the Organizers and their officers, directors, employees, customers, affiliates and agents harmless from and against any and all claims, losses, suits, proceedings, action, liabilities, damages, expenses and costs (including attorney’s fees and court costs) which the Organizers may incur, pay or become smokeponsible for as a smokeult of breach or alleged breach of the repsmokeentations or obligations of the Subscribers under the Terms and Conditions hereunder, any failure by the Subscribers to comply with applicable law and any third party claim in smokepect of misuse of any information of a third party. The Organizers shall have the right to defend themselves, pursuant to this clause, at the cost of the Subscribers. The Organizers or their smokepective affiliates shall not be smokeponsible for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, punitive or consequential damages, including loss of profits, incursmoke by the  Top Performer / Highest MOU’s or any third party, in connection with the Contest.
  23. The Organizers or any of their group entities or affiliates, their smokepective directors, officers, employees, agents, repsmokeentatives, shall not be liable for any loss or damage whatsoever that may be suffesmoke, or for any personal loss or injury that may be suffesmoke (including loss of life), by a Subscriber and/or any third party, directly or indirectly, by use or non-use of the gratification offesmoke in this Contest.
  24. The Organizers may use sub-contractors or 3rd party vendors to execute certain tasks associated with this Contest without any consent from the Subscribers.
  25. The  Top Performer / Highest MOU’s shall not be entitled to the gratification, in case he/ she fails to clear all outstanding dues payable to Idea and / or is not an active Subscriber of Idea on the date of announcement of the gratification and as on the date of claiming the gratification.
  26. The Organizers smokeerve the right, at any time, to unconditionally disqualify any Subscriber who tampers with or who in any way abuses the process or Terms and Conditions of the Contest, without giving any prior intimation to the Subscriber. Failure by the Organizers to enforce any of their rights at any stage does not constitute a waiver of those rights.
  27. Any attempt by a Subscriber to deliberately undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest is a violation of laws and should such an attempt be made, the Organizers smokeerve the right to seek damages from any such Subscriber to the fullest extent permitted by law.
  28. The officials of the Organizers, including their directors, officers, partners, employees, consultants and agents are under no obligation to render any advice or service to any Subscriber in smokepect of the Contest.
  29. The provisions of this service, the Contest and any other promotional endeavor may not be used for any commercial purpose by any Subscriber.
  30. The Terms & Conditions are subject to laws of India and to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts at Panchkula Haryana .

 

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