T20 Contest - Terms and Conditions
Details of the Contest and How to Enter:
- This Contest will commence at 00:10:00 a.m. (IST) on 21st October, 2021 and end at 07:00:00 PM (IST) on 24th October, 2021, both dates inclusive ("Contest Period").
- Everyday, during the Contest Period, the brand will post 2 unique questions on the contest page (https://spice-story.in/pages/t20-contest). The questions will be in the form of predictions about the T20 World Cup 2021 match between India and Pakistan to be held on 24th October 2021 at 7:30 PM (IST).
- In order to be eligible for this Contest, during the Contest Period, you must Follow us (i.e. Spice Story) on our social media pages i.e. @AwesomeSpiceStory on Instagram / AwesomeSpiceStory on Facebook.
- At the end of the Contest Period, the eligible participants, declared as the winners of this Contest, will be notified through call / Whatsapp / email to claim the Prize (“Winner Announcement”). We will ask the participant to reply to the communication with their full name, postal address and government ID soft copy (for age proof) to GVFPL to claim their Prize. Upon receiving the replies from winners, we will acknowledge them and inform them that their Prize is being dispatched. In order to claim the Prize, winner must reply to us within 5 days of being informed that he/she has have won this Contest. It is importanat for the paticipant to enter accurate communication details for us to contact him/her. In the event the winner fail to claim the Prize within the above-mentioned time period, then we reserve the right to select another winner in accordance with the process stated above.
- You shall ensure that you have followed Spice Story on either Instagram or Facebook as stated above.
- In addition to these T&Cs, you shall also be required to strictly comply with the relevant policies, terms and conditions of Facebook / Instagram.
(a) You should be an individual legal resident of the Republic of India; (b) You have delivery addresses within the territory of India; (c) You should be of an age 18 years or above at the time of entry into this Contest. GVFPL and its affiliates employees, their immediate family members (spouses, domestic partners, parents, grandparents, siblings, children and grandchildren), and our advisors, advertising / contest agencies are not eligible to enter into this Contest.
MAILING LIST: By entering into this Contest, you consent to being placed on a mailing and Whatsapp notification list for promotional and other marketing materials for Spice Story. You may update or change your email preferences at the email preferences page.
OTHER CONTESTS: Please note that GVFPL or its affiliates may be running similar contests or promotions at the same time as this Contest. By entering this Contest, you will not be eligible to receive any benefit and/ or prize awarded in any other promotion or contest unless you enter each promotion or contest separately. If you are declared a winner under this Contest, you will not be eligible to receive any prize or benefit under any other similar contest or promotion run by GVFPL during the Contest Period.
PRIZES: For every prediction, the first 3 participants to predict correctly will be selected as winners. In absence of an exact prediction, the closest entry will be considered while selecting the winners. The participants who answer any prediction correctly, will be entered into a lucky-draw. The winner of the lucky draw will win a One Plus Nord phone. The Prize given to the selected winners will be non-transferable, non-exchangeable for cash and cannot be cancelled or deferred or gifted. The Prize cannot be clubbed with any other Contest / Offer / Facility / Right.
ODDS OF WINNING: Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received. Eligible entries are ones that satisfy the eligibility criteria outlined above and follow the steps outlined in the ‘Details of the Contest and the How to Enter’ section above.PRIZE DRAWING: The winner(s) of this Contest will be selected by GVFPL at the end of the Contest Period. GVFPL will notify the winner(s) through call / Whatsapp / email, and he/she will be required to share a valid proof of identity and age in the form of a copy of PAN Card / Driving License / Voter ID / Indian passport within the prescribed time period. Submitting a PAN Card is mandatory for the winner of One Plus Nord phone. The winner(s) will automatically forfeit his/her claim to the Prize if he/she do not meet the eligibility criteria or do not comply with these T&Cs. If any selected participant does not respond back to any communications sent in relation to the Contest within the time period communicated, he/ she shall not be eligible to be declared winner of the Prize. The selected participant will also be required to prove his/ her age, failing which he/she will be disqualified from this Contest. In such cases, another participant will be selected by GVFPL in accordance with the process stated above.
Each Prize will be awarded "AS IS" and WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, express or implied (including, without limitation, any implied warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose). There are no cash or other prize alternatives available in whole or in part. However, in circumstances beyond control, GVFPL may substitute a similar alternative prize of equal or greater value in its sole discretion. The Prize is non-transferable, non- exchangeable for cash and cannot be cancelled or deferred or gifted. The Prize cannot be clubbed with any other Contest/ Offer / Facility / Right. The winner will be responsible for paying all costs and expenses related to the applicable Prize(s) that are not specifically mentioned, including, but not limited to, taxes, levies or any similar amounts, and any other expenses that might reasonably be incurred by the winner in receiving or using the Prize. The winner may be required to submit to GVFPL such tax filing information required including its Permanent Account Number (PAN) by Sponsor in order to claim the Prize. All Prize(s) awarded under this Contest will be inclusive of any taxes GVFPL is required by law to withhold as well as applicable sales, use, gross receipts, goods and service, or similar transaction-based taxes, as determined by GVFPL in its sole discretion at the time such Prize(s) are awarded. Payment made to the winner will be subject to withholding of appropriate taxes, levies or any similar amounts. All other taxes, costs and expenses associated with acceptance and use of any Prize not specified in this Contest as being provided are the sole responsibility of the winner. IF TAXES, LEVIES OR ANY SIMILAR AMOUNTS ARE APPLICABLE TO THE PRIZE(S), AND NO SUCH TAXES, LEVIES OR SIMILAR AMOUNTS ARE WITHHELD, IT IS THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE WINNER TO PAY TO THE APPROPRIATE AUTHORITIES. PAYMENTS TO COMPETITION WINNER(S) ARE SUBJECT TO THE EXPRESS REQUIREMENT THAT THE WINNER SUBMIT TO GVFPL ALL DOCUMENTATION REQUESTED BY GVFPL TO PERMIT COMPLIANCE WITH ALL APPLICABLE STATE, FEDERAL, LOCAL AND FOREIGN (INCLUDING PROVINCIAL) TAX REPORTING AND WITHHOLDING REQUIREMENTS. The winner is responsible for ensuring that the tax documentation submitted to GVFPL complies with all applicable tax laws and requirements. If a winner fails to provide the documentation or submits incomplete documentation, the Prize may be forfeited and GVFPL reserves the right to select an alternate winner in accordance with the process outlined in the ‘Details of the Contest and the How to Enter’ section above.
ADDITIONAL TERMS: GVFPL may, to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law and in its sole discretion, change the T&Cs or cancel the Contest at any time; or modify, terminate, or suspend the Contest should viruses, worms, bugs, unauthorized human intervention or other causes beyond our control corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play of the Contest or submission of entries.
GVFPL or its affiliates will not be responsible for: (a) lost, misdirected, late, incomplete, or unintelligible entries or for inaccurate entry information, whether caused by you or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Contest, or by any technical or human error that may occur in the processing of entries; (b) any printing or typographical errors in any materials associated with the Contest; (c) any error in the operation or transmission, theft, destruction, unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries, or for technical, network, telephone, computer, hardware or software, malfunctions of any kind, or inaccurate transmission of, or failure to receive any entry information on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the internet or at any website; or (d) injury or damage to your or any other computer or mobile resulting from downloading any materials in connection with the Contest. GVFPL may, in its sole discretion, disqualify any participant found to be: (a) tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Contest; (b) acting in violation of these T&Cs; or (c) acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person. If your entry is incomplete (for example without the hashtag) or if you use robotic, automatic, programmed or similar entry methods, your entry will be void. The authorized subscriber of the e-mail account used to enter the Contest at the actual time of entry will be deemed to be the participant and must comply with these T&Cs in the event of a dispute as to entries submitted by multiple users having the same e-mail account. The authorized account subscriber is the natural person who is assigned an e-mail address by an internet access provider, on-line service provider, or other organization responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domains associated with the submitted e-mail addresses. No benefits greater than those described in the ‘Description of the Contest and How to Enter’ section above in these T&Cs will be awarded.
FORCE MAJEURE: This Contest is subject to force majeure circumstances including without limitation, floods, natural disasters, war, act of terror, political unrests, technical snags, act of God or any circumstance beyond the reasonable control of GVFPL or its affiliates ("Force Majeure Event"). GVFPL or its affiliates shall be not liable for any delay or adverse effect caused to the participants in the Contest including the winners as a result of a Force Majeure Event.
PUBLICITY RELEASE: By participating in this Contest, you give GVFPL and its affiliates permission to use your name, likeness, image, voice, and/or appearance as such may be embodied in any pictures, photos, write-ups, video recordings, audiotapes, digital images, and the like, taken or made in relation to the Contest and any promotions, events, or contests to follow. You agree that GVFPL and its affiliates has the right to publish your saved item details for any communication, promotions, events, or contests that follow. You agree that GVFPL has complete ownership of such write-ups, pictures, etc., including the entire copyright, and may use them for any purpose. These uses include, but are not limited to illustrations, bulletins, exhibitions, videotapes, reprints, reproductions, publications, advertisements, and any promotional or educational materials in any medium now known or later developed, including the internet. You acknowledge that you will not receive any compensation, etc. for the use of such pictures, etc., and hereby release GVFPL and its affiliates and its agents and assigns from any and all claims which arise out of or are in any way connected with such use. You give your consent to Spice Story its agents and assigns to use your name and likeness to promote the Contest and any promotions, events, or contests to follow. You understand that, by participating in the Contest, you are sharing your data with GVFPL and its affiliates.
LIABILITY RELEASE: This Contest is being made purely on a "best effort" basis and participating in this Contest is voluntary. By participating in the Contest, you will be legally bound hereby, to release from liability, and hold harmless GVFPL and its affiliates, and any of its employees or agents representing or related to Spice Story and its services/products for any matters in relation to the this Contest, including the Prize. This release is for any and all liability for personal injuries (including death), property loss or damage, and misuse of the benefits/ Prizes offered under this Contest, in connection with any activity or directly or indirectly, by reason of the acceptance, possession, or participation in the Contest, even if caused or contributed to by our negligence. By participating in this Contest, you agree to bear all the personal taxation that might arise out of the winnings from this Contest and shall not hold GVFPL and its affiliates responsible for payment of the same and/ or any dispute arising in relation thereof.
QUERIES: Please direct any questions, comments or complaints related to this Contest to firstname.lastname@example.org. This Contest is in no manner sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook/ Instagram.
PRIVACY NOTICE: All information submitted in connection with this Contest will be treated in accordance with these T&Cs and the Privacy Notice available at spice-story.inMISCELLANEOUS: The Contest is governed by the laws of the Republic of India. The Contest and all accompanying materials are © 2021 by GVFPL. All rights reserved. No requests for transfer or assignment or redemption of the benefits shall be entertained. You agree that all decisions related to the Contest by GVFPL are final and binding on you. Failure by GVFPL to enforce any of these T&Cs in any instance shall not be deemed to be a waiver of the T&Cs and shall not give rise to any claim by any person. These T&Cs are subject to Indian laws and the courts at New Delhi shall have the exclusive jurisdiction in respect of any disputes or any matter arising here from.