This policy is effective as of
DeHaat built the DeHaat Kisan: Farming Guide as a Free app. This SERVICE is provided by DeHaat at no cost and is intended for use as is.
We collect three types of information from you:
We want to inform you that whenever you use our Service, in a case of an error in the app we collect data and information (through third party products) on your phone called Log Data. This Log Data may include information such as your device Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, device name, operating system version, the configuration of the app when utilizing our Service, the time and date of your use of the Service, and other statistics.
Cookies are files with a small amount of data that are commonly used as anonymous unique identifiers. These are sent to your browser from the App that you visit and are stored on your device's internal memory.
This Service does not use these “cookies” explicitly. However, the app may use third party code and libraries that use “cookies” to collect information and improve their services. You have the option to either accept or refuse these cookies and know when a cookie is being sent to your device. If you choose to refuse our cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of this Service.
We may employ third-party companies and individuals due to the following reasons:
We are committed to protecting the information we receive from you. Any personal information you provide to us is maintained on secure servers and our internal systems. We take appropriate security measures to protect your information against unauthorized access to or unauthorized alteration, disclosure or destruction of data. To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we maintain appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information and data stored on our system. While no computer system is completely secure, we believe the measures we have implemented reduce the likelihood of security problems to a level appropriate to the type of data involved.
We value your trust in providing us your Personal Information, thus we are striving to use commercially acceptable means of protecting it. But remember that no method of transmission over the internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure and reliable, and we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
Accessing and updating your personal information and preferences
We provide mechanisms for updating and correcting your personal information for many of our services. If you are a registered user, you may access and update your registration information and your preferences to receive e-mail or other communications from us in the account area or by sending an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
These Services do not address anyone under the age of 18. We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under 18. In the case we discover that a child under 18 has provided us with personal information, we immediately delete this from our servers. Parents should be aware that there are parental control tools available online that can be used to prevent children from submitting information online without parental permission or from accessing material that is harmful to minors.
This policy is effective as of .
This document is an electronic record in terms of Information Technology Act, 2000 and rules there under as applicable and the amended provisions pertaining to electronic records in various statutes as amended by the Information Technology Act, 2000. This electronic record is generated by a computer system and does not require any physical or digital signatures.
By downloading or using the app, these terms will automatically apply to you - you should make sure therefore that you read them carefully before using the app. You're not allowed to copy, or modify the app, any part of the app, or our trademarks in any way. You're not allowed to attempt to extract the source code of the app, and you also shouldn't try to translate the app into other languages, or make derivative versions. The app itself, and all the trade marks, copyright, database rights and other intellectual property rights related to it, still belong to DeHaat.
The DeHaat Kisan: Farming Guide App stores and processes personal data that you have provided to us, in order to provide our Service. It's your responsibility to keep your phone and access to the app secure. We therefore recommend that you do not jailbreak or root your phone, which is the process of removing software restrictions and limitations imposed by the official operating system of your device. It could make your phone vulnerable to malware/viruses/malicious programs, compromise your phone's security features and it could mean that the DeHaat Kisan: Farming Guide app won't work properly or at all.
The app does use third party services that declare their own Terms and Conditions.
Link to Terms and Conditions of third party service providers used by the app
Any User who is above eighteen (18) years of age, transacting in legally acceptable currency and competent to enter into a valid contract shall be eligible to visit, use, access, deal and / or transact at the App. By placing an order through the App, You warrant that You are at least 18 years old and are legally capable of entering into binding contracts. If You are not competent to enter into valid contract then You are prohibited to visit, use, deal and/or transact at the App. Your visit, dealing and/or transaction at the App shall be treated as Your representation that You are competent to enter into valid legal contracts as defined under the Indian Contract Act, 1872.
This App is designed for and intended for use by adults. If You are under 18, You may use this App only with involvement of a parent or guardian. If You are a parent or legal guardian, You must monitor and supervise the use of this App by children, minors and others under Your care. You agree to be responsible for their use of this App.
You must not use the App in any way that causes, or is likely to cause, the App or access to it to be interrupted, damaged or impaired in any way. You understand that You, and not We, are responsible for all electronic communications and content sent from Your computer to Us and You must use the App for lawful purposes only. You must not use the App for any of the following:
for fraudulent purposes, or in connection with a criminal offense or other unlawful activity
to cause annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety
You shall not gain or try to gain unauthorized access or exceeds the scope of authorized access to the App or to profiles, blogs, account information, bulletins, or other areas of the App or solicits passwords or personal identifying information for commercial or unlawful purposes from other users.
The information set out in the Terms and the detail contained on this App do not constitute an offer for sale/service but rather an invitation to offer and it shall not be construed as Ours acceptance of Your offer to buy the product(s) ordered. No contract in respect of any products shall exist between You and Us until Your order has been accepted by Us. If We do not accept Your offer and funds have already been deducted from Your account, these will be fully refunded.
The Contract will relate only to those services offered by Dehaat through its App. We will not be bound to supply any other services which may have been part of Our offer at this App.
Copyright: Images of people, places, and/or products posted on this App are either Our property or are used herein with express permission of the Image owners or Licensors. Unless otherwise noted, all content included on this App, including images, illustrations, designs, icons, photographs, video clips, and written and other materials, is Our property or Our suppliers, partners, or affiliates and is protected by copyright laws. The compilation of this App is the exclusive property of Ours and is protected by copyright laws. Any unauthorized use of any content or materials on this App is strictly prohibited and may violate copyright and trademark laws and/or the laws of privacy, publicity, and/or communications regulations and statutes. Any use of the materials or content on this App can be made only with the prior written and express authorization of Ours. For further information on how You may obtain authorization to use any materials or content on this App, please contact Us at the "Contact Us" section of this App.
Trademarks: All trademarks, trade dress and service marks and their respective designs and/or logos on this App are trademarks or registered trademarks of Ours or respective brand owners / brand licensors. We and / or our licensor's trademarks and/or trade dress may not be copied, imitated or used, in whole or in part, without Our prior written permission. In addition, all page headers, custom graphics, button icons, and scripts are trademarks and/or trade dress of Ours or Our licensors, and may not be copied, imitated, or used, in whole or in part, without Our prior written permission. All other trademarks, registered trademarks, product names and company names or logos used in this App are the property of their respective owners. You may not use any trademarks, trade dress, service marks or intellectual property of Ours or Our licensors, affiliates, nor may You place any meta tags or any other "hidden text" utilizing Ours, Our licensors, affiliate's names, trademarks, or product names without our express written consent.
You agree to fully indemnify Us, our shareholders, officers, directors, employees, agents, vendors, licensors and affiliates from and against any and all third party claims, demands, liabilities, costs or expenses, including reasonable attorneys' fees, or penalty imposed due to or resulting from Your breach of any of these terms and conditions, including, but not limited to, any allegations, damages or claims relating to any of Your postings or communications in any forums or facilities on the App, or for infringement or violation of any third-party rights or violation of applicable laws.
Applicable laws require that some of the information or communications We send to You should be in writing. When using our site, You accept that communication with Us will be mainly electronic. We will contact You by e-mail or provide You with information by posting notices on our App. For contractual purposes, You agree to this electronic means of communication and You acknowledge that all contracts, notices, information and other communications that We provide to You electronically comply with any legal requirement that such communications be in writing. This condition does not affect Your statutory rights.
All notices given by You to Us should be given to Us via our Contact details available at App. We may give notice to You at either the e-mail / SMS or postal address.
The Contract between You and Us is binding on You and Us and on our respective successors and assigns.
You may not transfer, assign, charge or otherwise dispose of a Contract, or any of Your rights or obligations arising under it, without Our prior written consent.
We may transfer, assign, charge, sub-contract or otherwise dispose of a Contract, or any of Our rights or obligations arising under it, at any time during the term of the Contract. For the avoidance of doubt, any such transfer, assignment, charge or other disposition will not affect Your statutory rights as a consumer or cancel, reduce or otherwise limit any warranty or guarantee which may have been provided by Us to You, whether express or implied.
We will not be liable or responsible for any failure to perform or delay in performance of any of Our obligations under a Contract that is caused by events outside our reasonable control (“Force Majeure Event”).
A Force Majeure Event shall include any act, event, non-happening, omission or accident beyond our reasonable control and shall include in particular (without limitation) the following:
If We fail, at any time during the term of a Contract, to insist upon strict performance of any of Your obligations under the Contract or any of these terms and conditions, or if We fail to exercise any of the rights or remedies to which We are entitled under the Contract, this shall not constitute a waiver of such rights or remedies and shall not relieve You from compliance with such obligations.
A waiver by Us of any default shall not constitute a waiver of any subsequent default.
No waiver by Us of any of these Terms shall be effective unless it is expressly stated to be a waiver and is communicated to You in writing in accordance with the provisions of the paragraph on Notices above.
If any of these Terms or any provisions of a Contract are determined by any competent authority to be invalid, unlawful or unenforceable to any extent, such term, condition or provision will to that extent be severed from the remaining terms, conditions and provisions which will continue to be valid to the fullest extent permitted by law.
These Terms and any document expressly referred to in them represent the entire agreement between You and Us in relation to the subject matter of any Contract and supersede any prior agreement, understanding or arrangement between You and Us, whether oral or in writing.
Both You and Us acknowledge that, in entering into this Contract, neither You nor Us has relied on any representation, undertaking or promise given by the other or be implied from anything said or written in negotiations between You and Us prior to such Contract except as expressly stated in these Terms.
Neither You nor Us shall have any remedy in respect of any untrue statement made by the other, whether orally or in writing, prior to the date of any Contract (unless such untrue statement was made fraudulently) and the other party's only remedy shall be for breach of contract as provided in these Terms.
We have the right to revise and amend these Terms from time to time.
You will be subject to the policies, Terms in force at the time that You order products from Us, unless any change to those policies, Terms or Privacy Statement is required to be made by law or governmental authority (in which case it will apply to orders previously placed by You).
Contracts for the purchase of products through our site will be governed by Indian Laws.
Any dispute arising from, or related to, such Contracts shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Delhi courts.
If You are contracting as a consumer, nothing in this clause will affect Your statutory rights as such.
In accordance with Information Technology Act 2000 and rules made there under and the Consumer Protection (E-Commerce) Rules, 2020, the contact details of the Grievance Officer are provided below:The Grievance Officer
We may update our Terms and Conditions from time to time. Thus, you are advised to review this page periodically for any changes. We will notify you of any changes by posting the new Terms and Conditions on this page.
These terms and conditions are effective as of
If you have any questions or suggestions about our Terms and Conditions, do not hesitate to contact us at email@example.com.
Our platform connects you with farmers and the people related to agriculture and helps you share your knowledge, concerns, queries, products in the form of photos, videos, audio, and calls. Our app as a digital farming community caters to a variety of farming content and accessed by a variety of audiences. Hence, to ensure that all our users follow standard practice and for their own safety, we have put in place some guidelines and restrictions.
1. Content and queries should be farming related only
All your comments, posts, videos, images or audio must be farming/agriculture-related. Any irrelevant or inapplicable content will be removed from the app.
Since our users can speak and understand Hindi or English, we encourage you to post in Hindi or English. In the case of an update of any other regional languages, we will notify you.
3. Polite and Courteous behavior is accepted
Don"t be rude, we expect everyone to show courtesy and respect to the other users. In case of any negative or disrespectful behavior, the user will be penalized from our app. We advise you to maintain a healthy and peaceful environment for everyone.
Abusing, harassing or misleading someone is strictly not allowed. Don"t do anything which can make users feel that this platform is not safe for them. Strict action will be taken against you if you exercise or promote these practices.
5. Legal Consequences
Respect all the applicable laws while using our platforms. Unawareness or misinformation about the policy and law is not an excuse.
6. Suspension of accounts
Using other"s identities, personalities or presence will lead to suspension of your account. Any misuse of guidelines or creation of a fake profile will be banned immediately.
Certain kinds of content are strictly not allowed on our platform. We have our moderators to review each and every comment, posts and images/videos/audios shared by you and have the right to permanently remove your content or profile if that violates these guidelines.
Nudity and Pornography
We do not allow content that has any sexual imagery abusive language, pornography or nudity. Content which contains the following is against our Guidelines:
sexually explicit, pornographic or nude material or images/videos that expose private parts (sexual organs);
videos or images of people in compromising positions or those with sexual or fetish or erotic intent;
sextortion or revenge pornography
Bestiality or zoophilia;
content that exploits or endangers any person (for example, listing of phone numbers, or posting of pictures encouraging or soliciting prostitution or escort services);
child pornography (including without limitation, creation, transmission or browsing of child pornography); or
content on rape, gangrape and molestation.
It’s simple. Any obscene content should not go on our Platform.
If you want to use or share anyone’s work, take permission and give credits. Copying content whose intellectual property rights are held by another person or organization, and posting it as your own, is not allowed.
Harassment or Bullying
Posting abuses or curse words, morphed images, malicious recordings, objectifying someone, making sexual advances, or otherwise engaging in sexual misconduct will not be tolerated. Similarly, extorting or blackmailing any person is prohibited.
Do report any content that harasses another person or degrades or shames anyone.
This includes all content that causes discomfort to our users due to the goriness in the content, such as graphical images or videos that glorify violence, or intends to incite violence, or encourages dangerous and illegal activities, or praises groups or leaders involved in terrorism, organized violence or criminal activities.
Hate Speech and Propaganda
Content that intimidates any person or promotes violent behavior, targets or demeans any particular religion, caste, ethnicity, community, disability (physical or mental), age or gender, is prohibited. Any kind of content which produces hatred or has the intention of creating or spreading hatred or hate propaganda along the lines of religion, caste, ethnicity, community, age or gender is also not allowed.
Refrain from incendiary commentary and publishing theories that may appall our users and influence them negatively.
We encourage that you express your opinion, but think before you write.
Abuse, Self-Injury or Suicide
Posting any content that relates to physical, sexual, or psychological maltreatment, neglect or abuse of a person, be it that of a child or an adult, is prohibited. Posts showcasing self-harm, injury or suicide or provoking anyone to commit self-harm are also not allowed. Further, posts that identify, tag and negatively target victims or survivors of abuse, self-injury or domestic or similar violence are also prohibited.
Foster some care in the society and maintain our supportive environment.
Revealing someone’s personal data or sensitive personal data, including without limitation, phone number, address, financial information, Aadhar Number, and Passport information, or threatening someone using this information, will be considered as harassing them, and such activities are unacceptable.
It is important that the content you share be authentic and help create a safe environment for people to post on the Platform. False advertisements, fraudulent or misleading representations and security breaches, all fall under the ambit of commercial spam.
If you intend to mislead our users or attempt to create a sensation by straight-up fabricating content or attempt to damage someone’s reputation or hurt their financial or political standing on the basis of false information, we will not let it spread on our Platform.
Any kind of content which spreads deliberate misinformation, hoaxes or fake propaganda, with the intent to mislead, is not permitted. We prohibit posting of content that exaggerates an existing piece of news by introducing non-factual elements into it.
Impersonating another person and distributing false or misleading information on our Platform to make personal or financial gains is a fraud.
Do not promote online gambling, online real money games of skill or online lotteries. Do not use our Platform to solicit or facilitate any transaction or gift involving goods and services which are declared illegal by the Government of India.
We have zero-tolerance for content or activities that advocate or promote illegal activities. Content related to organized crime, violence or terrorist activities is not allowed. Sale of illegal goods or services, regulated goods, drugs, and soliciting or selling of sexual services is strictly forbidden.
Changes to this UGC Policy
We may change this UGC Policy from time to time, in which case an up to date version will be available via the Website and our Apps. You should check this UGC Policy regularly to ensure that you are happy with any changes. You will be deemed to have accepted any changes to this UGC Policy after you have been notified of the changes on our Website or our Apps and/ or if you continue to access or use the Website or our Apps, where the updated UGC Policy will be available for you to view.