CASHLESS THURSDAYS CONTEST TERMS AND CONDITIONS
The ‘Cashless Thursdays' contest ("Contest") is made available to you by Amazon Pay (India) Private Limited ("Amazon") on the website www.amazon.in and the mobile site and mobile application thereof (collectively "Amazon.in").
Please read these terms and conditions ("T&Cs") before entering into this Contest. You agree that, by participating in this Contest, you will be bound by these T&Cs and you acknowledge that you satisfy all eligibility requirements for the Contest, as provided herein below.
These T&Cs are in addition to the Amazon.in Conditions of Use and the Privacy Notice to which you agree by using Amazon.in. To the extent the Amazon.in Conditions of Use are inconsistent with these T&Cs; these T&Cs will prevail with respect to the Contest only.
For the purposes of these T&Cs, wherever the context so requires, "You" or "Your" shall mean any natural person who is a participant in the Contest; and “We” or “Our” shall mean Amazon.
You need to fulfil the following eligibility criteria to enter into the Contest:
(i) you should be an individual legal resident of the Republic of India;
(ii) you should have set India as your current country in your account settings on Amazon.in;
(iii) your billing and delivery addresses should be within the territory of India; and
(iv) you should be of an age 18 years or above at the time of entry into the Contest.
Residents of the State of Tamil Nadu are not eligible to enter or participate in this Contest, since this Contest is prohibited in the state of Tamil Nadu under Tamil Nadu Prize Schemes (Prohibition) Act, 1979.
Our employees, their immediate family members (spouses, domestic partners, parents, grandparents, siblings, children and grandchildren), and our affiliates, advisors, advertising/contest agencies are not eligible to enter the Contest.
DETAILS OF THE CONTEST AND HOW TO ENTER:
1.This Contest will be made available only for one (1) day on November 23, 2017 ("Contest Period").
2.In order to be eligible for the Contest, during the Contest Period you must:
(a) purchase any product(s) on Amazon.in (each a "Product") except for the excluded / ineligible products listed below, provided that your order for the Product(s) should not have been cancelled, returned or rejected (at any time) by either you, the concerned seller or Amazon Seller Services Private Limited; and
(b) make the payment on Amazon.in for the Product using any electronic payment method, including debit card, credit card, net banking, Amazon Pay Balance and EMI. For the avoidance doubt, it is clarified that in the event you select to pay using 'cash on delivery' payment method for the Product, you will not be eligible for this Contest.
In relation to clause (a) above, it is clarified that Products do not include: Amazon.in Gift Cards, Amazon Pay Balance, Prepaid Phone Recharges, gold coins, RBL bank cards, bank cards (such as RBL and ticket compliments GCs), Amazon Prime membership, precious jewellery or Samsung mobile and tablet devices (except Samsung Galaxy On5 Pro and Samsung Galaxy On7 Pro). In other words, you will not be eligible for this Contest on purchase of such excluded products. In the event your order/purchase consists of any aforesaid excluded product(s), you will not be eligible for this Contest in respect of such order/purchase transaction, regardless of your purchase of Products in the same transaction.
3.At the end of the Contest Period, amongst all participants who satisfy the eligibility criteria provided herein and undertake the actions stated in Section 2 (under 'Details of the Contest and How to Enter') above in accordance with these T&Cs, three (3) participants will be selected by a random draw of lots to be eligible to answer the qualifying question for the Contest, which they will receive from Amazon, through an email or phone call.
4.Subject to these T&Cs, each of the selected participants who answer the question correctly and within the stipulated time period, will be eligible to receive INR 1,00,000 of Amazon Pay Balance ("Prize"), which will be provided in the form of equivalent amount of Amazon.in Gift Cards issued by QwikCilver Solutions Private Limited ("Gift Cards"), subject to applicable tax deductions.
5.Each participant will be eligible to receive only one (1) Prize under this Contest upon answering the Contest question correctly. It is clarified that only three (3) Prizes will be given under this Contest.
By entering this Contest, you consent to being placed on a mailing list for promotional and other materials for Amazon. You may update or change your email preferences at the email preferences page.
Please note that we may be running similar contests or promotions at the same time as the Contest. By entering into this Contest, you will not be eligible to receive any benefit and/or prize awarded in the other contest or any other promotion/ contest, unless you enter each promotion/ contest separately.
There are a total of three (3) Prizes that will be given under this Contest. The Prize will be given to the winners, provided the qualifying question is answered correctly, on or before December 10, 2017 by Amazon as Gift Cards of an amount worth INR 1,00,000 (subject to deduction of applicable taxes). You acknowledge and agree to abide by the terms and conditions applicable to the Prize, including without limitation to the Amazon.in Gift Card Terms and Conditions, available at: https://www.amazon.in/gp/help/customer/display.html%3FnodeId=201522810&app-nav-type=modal/ref=gcui_d_e_tc_o_d_b_w. For the avoidance of doubt, Amazon Pay Balance comprises of the sum of all balances associated with Gift Cards in the Amazon.in account.
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.
The drawing for selection of the participants will be aggregated by December 4, 2017. Amazon will notify the selected participants by e-mail following the draw, and they 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. The selected participants will automatically forfeit their claim to the Prize if they do not meet the eligibility criteria or do not comply with these T&Cs. 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 our reasonable control, we may substitute a similar alternative prize of equal or greater value in our sole discretion. If applicable, in the event any selected participant does not respond back to any communication(s) sent in relation to any of the Contest within the time period communicated by Amazon, or answers the Contest question incorrectly, he/she shall not be eligible to be declared a winner or to receive the Prize. The selected participant will also be required to prove his/her age, failing which he/she will be disqualified from the Contest.
We may, to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law and in our 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 reasonable control corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play of the Contest or submission of entries.
We are not 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.
We may, in our sole discretion, disqualify any individual found to be: (a) tampering with the entry process or the operation of any Contest or Amazon.in; (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 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. Except as provided herein, no benefits/ prizes greater than those described in the "Description of the Contest and How to Enter" section above in these T&Cs will be awarded.
Amazon may communicate with you in relation to these T&Cs or this Contest, through itself or through its affiliates, and you hereby agree and give your consent to be communicated. This Contest is governed by the laws of the Republic of India. The Contest and all accompanying materials are © 2017 by Amazon, or its affiliates. All rights are reserved. No requests for transfer or assignment or redemption of the Prize(s) shall be entertained. You agree that all our decisions related to the Contest are final and binding on you. Failure by Amazon 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. The decision of Amazon shall at all times be binding and final. 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.
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 Amazon ("Force Majeure Event"). Amazon shall be not liable for any delay or adverse effect caused to the participants in the Contest, including the winners of the Contest, as a result of a Force Majeure Event.
By participating in the Contest, you give Amazon and/or its affiliates permission to use your name, likeness, image, voice, and/or appearance as such may be embodied in any pictures, photos, 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 Amazon and/ or its affiliates have the right to publish your saved item details for any communication, promotions, events, or contests that follow. You agree that Amazon and/ or its affiliates have complete ownership of such 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 Amazon and/ or 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 Amazon and/or its affiliates, agents and assigns to use your name and likeness to promote the Contest and any promotions, events, or contests to follow.
This Contest is being made purely on a 'best effort' basis and participating in the Contest is voluntary. It is not mandatory to enter into the Contest and the participants may enter into the Contest. By participating in the Contest, you will be legally bound hereby, to release from liability, and hold harmless Amazon, and any of its affiliates, employees or agents representing or related to Amazon for any matters in relation to each Contest, including the Prizes provided by the Brand. 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 each Contest, in connection with any activity or directly or indirectly, by reason of the acceptance, possession, or participation in each Contest, even if caused or contributed to by our negligence.
The names of the winners of this Contest will be announced on Amazon.in by December 4, 2017, in accordance with these T&Cs.
Please direct any questions, comments or complaints related to the Contest to Amazon’s customer service through your Amazon.in account.
All information submitted in connection with this Contest will be treated in accordance with these T&Cs and the Privacy Notice available at Amazon.in.