Website Policies

Terms & Conditions

User Agreement

        You (the user) can access ("the site"), subject to the terms and conditions of use, as changes/updated from time to time entirely at the discretion of respective departments. These are for an indefinite term and you understand and agree to be bound by such terms.


        Departments reserves its right to add to or change/modify the terms of this agreement including but not limited to suspend/cancel, or discontinue any or all service at any time without notice, make modifications and alterations in any or all of the content, information and services contained on the site without prior notice. You will be deemed to have accepted such change/s if you continue to access the Site subsequent to such changes.

Copyright and Trademarks

        Unless otherwise stated, copyright and all intellectual property rights in all material presented on the site (including but not limited to text, audio, video or graphical images), trademarks and logos appearing on this site are the property of respective departments and is protected under applicable Indian laws. Any infringement shall be vigorously defended and pursued to the fullest extent permitted by law.

Limited Permission to Copy

        You are permitted to print or download extracts from these pages for your personal information & non-commercial use only. Any copies of these pages saved to disk or to any other storage medium may only be used for subsequent viewing purposes or to print extracts for personal use. You may not (whether directly or through the use of any software program) create a database in electronic or structured manual form by regularly or systematically downloading and storing all or any part of the pages from this site. No part of the Site may be reproduced or transmitted to or stored in any other web site nor may any of its pages or part thereof be disseminated in any electronic or non-electronic form, not included in any public or private electronic retrieval system or service without prior written permission.

Other Terms and Conditions

        The term User shall refer to the user who is browsing the site. The terms Site refers to which is designed by NIC and Hosted on NIC Servers but owned and monitored by respective departments themselves.

         Departments may terminate User's access at any time for any reason. The provisions regarding disclaimer of warranty, accuracy of information and indemnification shall survive such termination. Departments may monitor access to the site.

         Departments shall have no responsibility for any damage to User's computer system or loss of data that result from the download of any content, materials and information from the site.

         In no event will departments or NIC be liable for damages of any kind, including without limitation, direct, incidental or consequential damages (including but not limited to damages for lost profits business interruption and loss of programs or information) arising out of the use of or inability to use the website, or any information provided on the website, or other inaccuracies or interpretations thereof.

        User agrees to indemnify, defend and hold departments and NIC harmless from and against all losses, expenses, damages and costs, including reasonable attorneys' fees arising out of or relating to any misuse by the User of the content and services provided on the site.

Privacy Policy

        Departments considers the responsible use of personal information to be a critical element in enabling the Internet to reach its potential as a serious tool for personal and professional activities. As the Internet changes our lives in a number of ways and are committed to respecting your privacy.

        In general, you can visit without telling us who you are or revealing any personal information about yourself. We use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server and / or to administer our Web site. This gives us an idea of which parts of our site users are visiting. We do not link IP addresses to anything personally identifiable. This means that a user session will be tracked, but the user will be anonymous.

        There are times, however, when we may need information from you, such as your name, home or business address and e-mail address. Departments will seek to let you know before they collect any personal information from you over the Internet. When departments receives information about your session or about you, they may use it for research or to improve site and the services they offer you. They will ask you if you want them to use that information to continue contact with you by departments via e-mail or other means. If you do not want them to contact you, you can choose to "opt out," and departments will endeavor to respect your wishes.

        This site contains links to other sites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such Web sites.

Copyright Policy

        All copyrights are reserved with the departments The material listed may be reproduced without formal permission for the purposes of non-commercial research, private study and for criticism, review and news reporting provided that the material is appropriately attributed. For any other re-use of the material you are required to seek permission by contacting respective department. The copyright for the reproduction of any material from the debates and ancillary publications vests with respective departments.

Hyper linking Policy

Links to external websites/portals

        At many places in this website, you shall find links to other websites/portals. This links have been placed for your convenience. Weare not responsible for the contents and reliability of the linked websites and does not necessarily endorse the views expressed in them. Mere presence of the link or its listing on this website should not be assumed as endorsement of any kind. We cannot guarantee that these links will work all the time and we have no control over availability of linked pages.

Links to the website by other websites/portals

        Prior permission is required before hyperlinks are directed from any website/portal to this site