“Personal Information” is defined under the Information Technology (Reasonable Security Practices and Procedures and Sensitive Personal Information) Rules, 2011 (the “SPI rules”) and means any information that relates to a natural person, which, either directly or indirectly, in combination with other information available or likely to be available to a body corporate, is capable of identifying such person. The SPI rules further defines “Sensitive Personal Data or Information” of a person to mean personal information about that person relating to: (i) passwords; (ii) financial information such as bank accounts, credit and debit card details or other payment instrument details; (iii) information received by body corporate under lawful contract or otherwise; (iv) visitor details as provided at the time of registration or thereafter; and (v) call data records. Please note that the information collected by Us from You may constitute ‘personal information’ or ‘sensitive personal data or information’ under the SPI Rules.
In order to have access to all the features, benefits or Services on Our Platform, a User must first create an account on Our Platform. To create an account and avail all the features, benefits or Services on Our Platform, a User is required to provide the following information, which such User recognizes and expressly acknowledges is personal information allowing others, including Us, to identify the User: name, User ID, email address, gender, country, ZIP/postal code, age, phone number, proof of identity and address documents such as Aadhar number etc., password chosen by the User. In addition, at the time of a registered User availing the Services, the User is required to provide certain sensitive personal information which includes its bank account or card details for undertaking transactions on the Platform for availing features and benefits on the Platform and the Services through the Platform. Other information requested on the account registration page, including the ability to receive promotional offers from Us, is optional. We may, in future, include other optional requests for information from the User to help Us to customize the Platform to deliver personalized information to the User.
The information contained on this Platform and the personal information collected by using/ logging in and or accessing this Platform are stored at a secured server. It is stated by the server service provider that they have all the best security practices required for the server. The Platform is owned by Us and is located in India. Hence, We are bound by duty to abide by the laws, including but not limited to, regulations, rules, circulars and notifications governing privacy in India.
PROCESSING OF PERSONAL DATA
We may process your personal data for, including without limitation, the following purposes:
Providing Our services: We might process your personal data to provide Services so as to facilitate the interaction and transaction of the Users. For example, personal data is processed in order to set up your user account or facilitate you in the sale and purchase of the goods/products. For example, personal data is processed in order to set up your account, allow You to avail the Services. We process the following personal data: (i) name; (ii) phone number; (iii) email address; (iv) home address; (v) IP address; (vi) location; (vii) User account profile data.
Customer service: We need to process personal data for this purpose because it enables Us to adequately respond to Users’ questions/ concerns and to verify the correctness of the order placed by User on the Platform and to ensure the overall quality of the Services availed by a User on the Platform.
Marketing: We process Users’ data for marketing purposes. This means that We can contact customers to draw attention to Our services. For this purpose, We process the following personal data: (i) website behaviour; (ii) IP address;(iii) email address; (iv) postal address; (v) phone number (vi) online identifiers; (vii) order information; (viii) location; (ix) and account information.
Commercial Use: All the information provided to Us by a User, including personal information or any sensitive personal data or information, is provided voluntary. You understand that We may use certain information provided by You, which may include your personal information or sensitive personal data or information for (i) the purpose of providing the Services to You; (ii) in an aggregated and anonymized form for research, statistical analysis and/or business intelligence purposes; (iii) sale or transfer of such research, statistical or intelligence data in an aggregated or non-personally identifiable form to third parties and affiliates; (iv) communication purposes to enhance your experience and obtaining feedback in relation to the Services; (v) customer support related issues; (vi) and enabling you to complete any transaction through the Platform.
In addition to the above, We may also use Your personal data for several reasons, including but not limited to; (i) keep You informed of the transaction status; (ii) send You communication in relation to availing of the Services via SMS or any other messaging service; (iii) allow Our customer service to contact You, if necessary; (v) request You for reviews of the Services; (vi) send You verification message(s) or email(s); (vii) validate/authenticate Your account and to prevent any misuse or abuse; (viii) send You important notices and communications regarding Our services availed or changes to the terms and conditions and/or policies; (ix) to send You marketing related communications; (x) to deal with enquiries and complaints raised by You and to troubleshoot problems; (xi) ensure compliance with all applicable laws and to ensure safety of the Platform and all Users; (xii) to prevent fraud, errors and/or any illegal activity on the Platform; (xiii) to send invoices, statements, agreements and/or to collect payment from You.
DISCLOSURE OF DATA
It may be necessary for Us to disclose Your personal data whether by law, legal process and/or by request from public and/or governmental authorities within or outside of your country of residence. We may also disclose Your personal information if We determine that disclosure is necessary or appropriate for the purposes of law enforcement, national security or to prevent or stop any activity We may consider to be, or to pose a risk of being, illegal, unethical or legally actionable. Some sections on the Platform are freely accessible by all Users and visitors and require no prior registration. Further, certain sections on the Platform are accessible by Users only after entering their details, username and password. Therefore, We request You to use a safe and secure server to access the Platform to ensure the safety of Your username, password and other information. We do not guarantee the security and/or privacy of any information, which may be available to all Users and visitors of the Platform publicly.
We automatically receive the URL of the site from which anyone visits. We also receive the Internet Protocol (IP) address of each User’s computer (or the proxy server a User used to access the World Wide Web), User’s computer operating system and type of web browser the User is using, email patterns, as well as the name of
User’s ISP. This information is used to analyze overall trends to help Us improve Our Services. The linkage between User’s IP address and User’s personally identifiable information is not shared with or disclosed to third parties. Notwithstanding the above, We may share and/or disclose some of the aggregate findings (not the specific data) in anonymized form (i.e., non-personally identifiable) with advertisers, sponsors, investors, strategic partners, and others in order to help grow Our business.
You agree that in addition to as may be provided in this policy, We may also disclose Your personal information under the following
circumstances: Third party service professionals and/or providers: We engage, retain or might, as per requirement and business needs of the Company, employ, engage, contract with third party service professionals/providers to work on behalf of or with Us, under agreements containing confidentiality obligations and in accordance with law, in relation to the services provided by Us on the Platform. These third party service providers may use Your personal information in assisting Us to communicate with You about Our offers, feedback of Services, assisting in payment facilities, providing customer support, assisting in advertising on the Platform etc. We may employ third party companies and/or individuals to help improve or facilitate our service, to provide the Service on our behalf, to perform platform-related services, including but not limited to: payment processing, maintenance services, fraud detection services, database management, web analytics, monitoring, and evaluation services. In this event, your information may be shared with such third party companies and/or individuals;
Compliance with laws and protection of Users: We may release your personal information when the same is required in order to comply with the law, in response to court orders, court summons, judgments, decrees, injunctions, arbitral awards, administrative orders, governmental investigation or orders of any government authority or any other legal process, to establish/exercise Our legal rights or defend against legal claims or in the event We reasonably believe that doing so is legally required or is in your interest to protect Your property or other legal rights or property or rights of others. We may also share your personal information in order to enforce and fully comply with Our terms of service and other Company policies;
COLLECTION AND USE OF NON-PERSONAL DATA
Non-personal data is data that can never be used to identify an individual. We may collect information regarding customer activities on Our Platform. This aggregated information shall be used by Us in research, analysis, to improve and monitor Our services and for various promotional schemes. Such non-personal data may be shared in aggregated, non-personal form with third party to enhance customer experience, offerings or services.
The data that cookies collect will be used to process and/or analyse information by third parties to help improve or facilitate Our services, to provide Service on Our behalf, to Platform-related services, including but not limited to; maintenance services; fraud detection services; database management; web analytics; monitoring; and evaluation services. If you have any questions about Our cookie usage, please contact Us at the contact details/information mentioned below.
YOUR RIGHTS AND HOW TO EXERCISE THEM
We respect the exercise of the rights You have in relation to the personal data We process or use. You can request access to or a copy of your personal data collected and processed by Us. You may also request the rectification and removal of personal data or the restriction of the processing of Your personal data. Users have the right to unilaterally change their e-mail and contact preferences at any time by logging into their “Account” on the Platform and changing the account settings. If You have an objection to use of Your data under this policy, please write to Our privacy team at email@example.com. To prevent misuse, We will ask You to identify yourself.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
We do not control or endorse the content, messages or information placed on the Platform by any User or third party and, therefore, We specifically disclaim any liability with regard to such information and Your participation/ engagement with such Users, third party service providers and services offered by them and You agree that you waive any claims against Us relating to same, and to the extent such waiver may be ineffective, you agree to release any claims against Us relating to the same.
You are responsible for maintaining the accuracy, truthfulness, correctness and completeness of the information You submit or provide to Us, on the Platform; and shall hold harmless and indemnify the Company from and against all claims arising out of or in relation to the wrongful information posted, provided by You to Us, on the Platform. If Your personal information changes, You may correct, delete inaccuracies, or amend information by contacting Us on firstname.lastname@example.org. If you wish to cancel your account or request that We no longer use your information to provide you Services, contact us on email@example.com.
We understand the serious implications of data security and take extensive measures to ensure Your data and information is secured. We take extensive technical, and legal measures to safeguard Your personal data. The Platform uses a reliable SSL certificate to ensure Your personal data is not misused in any manner whatsoever. We use SSL encryption when transmitting certain kinds of information, such as financial services information or payment information. An icon resembling a padlock is displayed on the bottom of most browser windows during SSL transactions that involve debit/credit cards and other forms of payment. In case We ask You for Your debit/credit card number for payment or for verification purposes, the same will be SSL encrypted. The information You provide will be stored securely on Our servers. Once You choose to store or enter Your debit/credit card number, it will not be displayed back to You in its entirety when You retrieve or edit it in the future. Instead of the entire number, You will only see asterisks and either the first four digits or the last four digits of your debit/credit card number.
Our employees and data processors, who have access to, and are associated with the processing of sensitive personal data or information, are obliged to respect the confidentiality of every User’s personal information or sensitive personal data and information. We have put in place procedures and technologies as per good industry practices and in accordance with the applicable laws, to maintain security of all personal data from the point of collection to the point of destruction.
No administrator of the Platform will have knowledge of Your password. It is important for You to protect against unauthorized access to Your password, Your computer and Your mobile phone. Ensure You log off from the Platform when finished. We do not undertake any liability for any unauthorized use of Your account and password. If You suspect any unauthorized use of Your account, you must immediately notify Us by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. You shall be liable to indemnify Us due to any loss suffered by Us due to such unauthorized use of Your account and password. Please note that We make all User information accessible to Our employees, agents or partners and third parties only on a need-to-know basis. However, We are not responsible for the confidentiality, security or distribution of Your personal information by Our partners and third parties outside the scope of Our agreement with such partners and third parties.
In case there is any breach of security, We will make all legally required disclosures concerning the breach and the confidentiality, or integrity of Your unencrypted electronically stored “personal data” to You via email or By posting it on Platform without unreasonable delay, in as far as is consistent with any legitimate needs of law enforcement and any measures required to determine the scope of the breach and to safeguard the integrity of data.
APPLICABLE LAWS AND REGULATIONS
We ensure that your data and information shall be protected under the provisions of General Data Protection Regulation, Information Technology Act, 2000, Information Technology (Intermediary Guidelines and Digital Media Ethics Code) Rules, 2021, and Information Technology (Reasonable Security Practices and Procedures and Sensitive Personal Data or Information) Rules, 2011 along with any amendments made to these acts, rules and regulations.
We do not keep your personal data longer than necessary for the purpose of the processing. This includes, for example, the purposes of satisfying any legal, regulatory, accounting, reporting requirements, to carry out legal work, for the establishment or defence of legal claims. We may aggregate and anonymize your personal data (so that it can no longer be associated with you) for research or statistical purposes, in which case We may use this information indefinitely without further notice to you.
QUESTIONS OR COMPLAINTS
If you have any question or complaints about the processing of your personal data, write to us at email@example.com. Our team will be happy to assist you.
Address: Premananda Patel, Plot No 1668/7058 Santipara, Larkipal Balangir, Odisha 767001, India Email: firstname.lastname@example.org