Terms & Conditions for Bingo! No Rulz Japan Contest

ELIGIBILITY, CONTEST PERIOD & CONTEST TIMING
  1.   The Bingo! No Rulz Japan Contest (“Contest”) is organized by ITC Limited purely for promotional purposes.
  2.   The Contest is open only for Indian citizens who are currently residing in India.
  3.   In addition to the other eligibility criteria contained herein, having a validly registered mobile number in their name which number should be used to participate in the Contest AND any one of the following government approved photo ID proof, namely, passport, voter card, driver’s license, or Aadhaar card which is valid during the Contest Period will be eligible to participate in the Contest.
  4.   The contest is not open for the following persons: employees, contractors, directors and officers of ITC Limited, its subsidiary and affiliated companies, distributors, Web design, advertising, fulfillment, judging and promotion vendors involved in the administration, development, fulfillment and execution of this Contest (collectively, “Promotion Parties”) and the immediate family members (spouse, parent, child, sibling, grandparent, and/or “step”) of each and those living in their same households (those persons whether related or not who live in the same residence for at least three months during the twelve-month period preceding the start date of the Contest).
  5.   The Contest shall be open from 00:00 Indian Standard Time (hereinafter referred to as “IST”) on 1 st March 2020 and shall close on 31st December 2020 at 23:59 IST (“Contest Period”).
PARTICIPATION
  1. Consumers participating or seeking to participate in the Contest shall individually be referred to as “Participant” and collectively as “Participants”.
  2. The Contest is only applicable on the following Bingo! No Rulz packs with Shinchan stickers free - Bingo! No Rulz Tomato, Bingo! No Rulz Masala and Bingo! No Rulz Cheese packs (“No Rulz Promo Packs”).
  3. Participation in this Contest is purely voluntary. By participating in this Contest, each Participant is deemed to have accepted the complete terms and conditions of this Contest.
  4. On purchase of Product, Participants can register to participate by giving a missed call on 8340983409.
  5. Participant must have a valid number on WhatsApp to participate in this contest.
  6. When the Participant gives a missed call from a valid number, he/she will then receive a notification on WhatsApp acknowledging the participation.
  7. For subsequent steps, participant needs to follow the instructions received on WhatsApp including sharing their name and state of residence.
HOW TO PARTICIPATE
  1. How to Register for Rest of India Participants:
    1. Participant residing in any state of India, except Tamil Nadu, can participate by giving a missed call on 8340983409 from any mobile phone number registered in India
    2. On receiving the missed call, the consumer will get a notification on their WhatsApp application and will get instructions to share their name and state of residence.
    3. On sharing these details, Participants will receive a notification to submit the following as their entry for the Contest: a picture showing their creativity with the ShinChan sticker (could be any of the following, but not restricted to, a drawing/collage or any other artistic depiction containing the ShinChan sticker or could be a selfie with the sticker)
    4. On verification of a valid entry, the participant shall receive an online link to redeem the assured reward
    5. Thereafter, to compete to win a Trip to Japan, she/he will be required to answer a question or complete a sentence/slogan received through WhatsApp. Based on the creativity, uniqueness, and originality of the answer of the Participant as sent via WhatsApp, as judged by ITC Limited, top creative entries across India would be awarded the Trip to Japan.
  2. How to Register for Tamil Nadu Participants:
    1. In order to participate, the consumer can give a missed call on 8340983409 from any mobile phone number registered in India
    2. On receiving the missed call, consumer gets a notification on their WhatsApp application and will get instructions to share their name and state of residence.
    3. On sharing these details, Participants will receive a notification to share a selfie with either of the No Rulz Promo Packs mentioned above. On verification of a valid entry, the participant shall receive an online link to redeem the assured reward.
    4. Thereafter, to be eligible to win a Trip to Japan, she/he will be required to answer a question or complete a sentence/slogan received through WhatsApp. Based on the creativity, uniqueness, and originality of the answer of the Participant as sent via WhatsApp, as judged by ITC Limited, top creative entries would be awarded the Trip to Japan
  3. Participant can submit multiple entries however there will be only one winner from every household.
  4. Incomplete and invalid entries which are not in the format mentioned in the WhatsApp notifications will not be considered a valid entry. In such a situation, the Participant will receive a message to resubmit the entry as per the required format.
  5. As determined by ITC Limited, in its sole discretion, Entries must meet the following guidelines:
    1. All Entries submitted must comply with these Terms & Conditions and any Terms of Use of Social Media Platforms WhatsApp and the Contest website;
    2. Cannot be sexually explicit or suggestive, unnecessarily violent or derogatory of any ethnic, racial, gender, religious, professional or age group, profane or pornographic, or contain nudity;
    3. Cannot promote alcohol, illegal drugs, firearms/weapons (or the use of any of the foregoing), any activities that may appear unsafe or dangerous, or any particular political agenda or message;
    4. Cannot be obscene or offensive, endorse any form of hate or hate group;
    5. Cannot promote terrorist acts such as providing instructions on how to assemble bombs, grenades and other such weapons or provide instructional information about illegal activities;
    6. Cannot defame, misrepresent or contain disparaging or slanderous remarks about ITC Limited, its customers or its products, or other people, products or companies;
    7. Cannot contain trademarks, logos or trade dress owned by others (except ITC Limited’s trademarks, logos or trade dress of Bingo!), or advertise or promote any brand or product of any kind (except ITC Limited’s products marketed under the brand Bingo!), without permission, or contain any personal identification, such as license plate numbers, personal names, e- mail addresses or street addresses;
    8. Must be original and cannot contain copyrighted materials owned by others (including photographs, sculptures, paintings and other works of art, stills, or images published on or in television, movies, the Internet or other media, except such materials owned by ITC Limited) without permission and cannot be plagiarized from any source;
    9. Cannot contain background artwork, unless it is an original work of the Participant;
    10. Cannot communicate messages or images inconsistent with the positive images and/or goodwill to which ITC Limited wishes to associate;
    11. Cannot depict, and cannot itself, be in violation of any law.
  6. Participants making statements which are contrary to existing law, bye-laws, public policy or established good practices shall be disqualified from further participating in the Contest.
  7. By submitting an Entry the Participant warrants and represents that it: (a) is the Participant’s original work, (b) has not been previously published, (c) has not won previous awards, (d) does not infringe upon the copyright, trademarks, rights of privacy, publicity or other intellectual property or other rights of any person or entity; (e) that the Participant has obtained permission from a person whose name, likeness or image is used in the photo and (f) and that publication of the entry via various media including Web posting, will not infringe any third party rights. The Participant will indemnify and hold harmless ITC Limited and the Promotion Parties from any claims to the contrary.
  8. By entering, the Participant acknowledge that ITC Limited has no obligation to use or post any entry submitted by the Participant.
WINNER SELECTION
  1. All the participants will receive assured gift (ShinChan Coloring Book sent digitally) on successfully submitting a valid participation, as described earlier.
  2. From all entries received from Rest of India and Tamil Nadu, top 5 creative slogan entries will be selected as the winner. All winners selected according to this clause shall individually be referred to as “Winner” and collectively as “Winners”. The selection of Winners will be based on the creativity, uniqueness, and originality of the answer to complete the slogan
  3. Winners of the Contest will be announced on the Bingono-rulz.com within 40 days from the completion of the contest period.
  4. Prizes cannot be transferred, exchanged or redeemed for cash or kind. In the event that the winner does not take the Prize in the time and manner stipulated, then the Prizes will be deemed to be forfeited. Prizes must be taken as offered and cannot be varied. Any unused prizes are not-transferable, non-refundable and non-redeemable for other goods or services and cannot be exchanged for cash or kind.
  5. The image of the Prizes depicted on the ads/posters/TVC’s/pack shots etc. are indicative only and the actual Prizes/ look of the Prizes may vary from the pictures.
  6. All Winners who win the Trip to Japan are required to have a passport valid for at least 6 (six) months post 1st June, 2020. Any Participant not meeting this requirement shall not be eligible to avail the Trip to Japan. It is clarified that the responsibility for obtaining a valid Visa including but not limited to a Transit Visa (where applicable) for travel to the destination concerned as also for ensuring fulfilment of any other travel requirements will be solely and exclusively that of the Participant including the responsibility to meet all costs in relation thereto. The Organizers shall, if they so deem appropriate in any given case, render assistance to any Participant at their sole discretion without any obligation and/or responsibility on their part. It is clarified that the Organizers shall have no responsibility/liability if a Participant is unable to travel to the destination concerned due to failure to obtain a valid Visa/relevant travel documents/approvals within the applicable travel time and the Organizers shall entertain no claims in this regard. The Organizers will not be responsible or liable for any act or conduct of the Trip to Japan winners during their trip, or any consequences arising therefrom.
CONTACTING WINNERS
  1. Details of the Winners will be sought through WhatsApp on the number used by them for participation and an attempt will be made to reach out via call to the shortlisted Winners.
  2. In the event the shortlisted winner's number is busy, unreachable, or he/she does not attend the call, two (2) more attempts will be made to reach the Participant on that day and/or the next day. If even on the third attempt, the Participant does not attend the call, or is unreachable, the Participant's participation in the contest comes to an end and the Participant's entry stands cancelled and Participant becomes ineligible to receive the prize.
  3. If any shortlisted winner remains unreachable on the third attempt or is not interested in continuing in the Contest or is otherwise ineligible to participate, the Organizers shall conduct up to five (5) more selections to shortlist a Participant, based on the creativity, uniqueness, and originality of the answer. If even after a fifth selection, no winner is selected, no prize shall be declared in respect of the contest.
  4. ITC Limited reserves the sole and absolute right to terminate, modify or extend this Contest, at its absolute discretion without notice and without any liability, without assigning any reason whatsoever.
  5. In the event there is no response received from the Participants or the Winners, ITC Ltd. shall not be held responsible for non-delivery of Prizes.
  6. ITC Limited reserves the right to withhold Prizes in the event of submission of false, incorrect, misleading or fraudulent information and/or in the event of fraudulent practices like website or mobile system hacking, etc.
  7. The Prize will be given to the Winners post completion of such audit and verification process as deemed fit by ITC Limited.
  8. By registering for the Contest, the Participant and the Participant’s Parent(s) or Guardian(s) hereby consent to the publication of their photographs, videos on any medium whatsoever including the publication of their photographs on the goods and/or services marketed by ITC limited. ITC Limited shall not be liable to pay any sum of money to the Participant for using the Participant’s photograph, video.
  9. By sharing your Personal Information with ITC Limited the Participants and the Participant’s Parent(s) or Guardian(s) consent to collection, storing, processing and use of Personal Information i.e. name, address, mobile phone number by ITC Limited, its affiliates, associates, agents, contractors and other third parties.
  10. By sharing your information with ITC Limited, the Participants and the Participant’s Parent(s) or Guardian(s) further consent to disclosure of Personal Information by ITC Limited, its affiliates, associates, agents, contractors to third parties for promotional activities.
  11. Personal Information of the Participants shall be used to delivery prizes and for promotional activities by ITC Limited, its affiliates, associates, agents, contractors. Prizes will be delivered basis the Personal Information shared by the Winners.
  12. By availing the Prizes and/or taking part in the Contest, all Participants agree that ITC and the Participant’s Parent(s) or Guardian(s) shall be at liberty to use Participant’s name and/or photo and/or video that may appear in any advertisements / promotions/media coverage or publicity in any form which exists today or will be known anytime in the future, without any consideration to the Participant and/ or the Winners. No fees or other sums are to be paid to the Participants or Winners on account of taking part in the aforementioned advertisements / promotions.
  13. ITC Limited or the Promotion Parties shall not be liable for any loss due to non usage or cancellation or delay or destruction or damage of Prizes/gifts due to Act of God, Governmental actions, riots, loss/damage/delay due to courier or postal services, epidemic and other force majeure circumstances and shall not be liable to pay any amount as compensation, or damages, for any such loss, delay or damage.
  14. ITC Limited, its officers, directors, employees, agents, successors, or assigns are not liable and do not have obligation with respect to (i) notifications, communications or materials sent by a Participant that are lost, late, misdirected, garbled, inaccurate, incomplete, illegible, unintelligible, damaged or otherwise not received by ITC Limited, in whole or in part, due to computer, post office or technical error of any kind, (ii) telephone, electronic, hardware, software, network, Internet or computer malfunctions, failures or difficulties, (iii) power-related or weather-related events of any kind, and/or to any event not under ITC Limited’s direct control, (iv) entries or other communications from customers that contain inaccurate information or do not comply with these rules, (v) errors, omissions, interruptions, deletions, defects, delays in operation or transmissions, theft, destruction, unauthorized access or alterations by Participants or third parties, (vi) any damages or losses of any kind caused by any gift/Prize resulting from acceptance, possession or use of any gift/Prize. ITC Limited, in their sole discretion, reserve the right to disqualify any person tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Contest or otherwise violating these rules. ITC Limited further reserves the right to cancel, terminate or modify this Contest if this Contest cannot be completed as planned because of infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention or technical failures of any sort.
  15. No liability or responsibility is assumed by the ITC Limited or the Promotion Parties resulting from Participant's participation in or attempt to participate in the Contest or ability or inability to upload or download any information in connection with the Contest. No responsibility or liability is assumed by ITC Limited for technical problems or technical malfunction arising in connection with any of the following occurrences which may affect the operation of the Contest: Hardware or software errors; faulty computer, telephone, cable, satellite, network, electronic or Internet connectivity or other online or network communication problems; errors or limitations of any Internet providers, servers, hosts or other providers; garbled, jumbled or faulty data transmissions; failure of any online transmissions to be sent or received; lost, late, delayed or intercepted transmissions; inaccessibility of the Web Site in whole or in part for any reason; traffic congestion on the Internet or Web Site; unauthorized human or non-human intervention of the operation of the Contest, including without limitation, unauthorized tampering, hacking, theft, virus, bugs, or worms; or destruction of any aspect of the Contest, or loss, miscount, misdirection, inaccessibility or unavailability of an email account used in connection with the Contest. ITC Limited is not responsible for any typographical errors in the announcement of prizes or these Official Rules, or any inaccurate or incorrect data contained on the Contest Web Site. Use of Contest Web Site is at Participant’s own risk. ITC Limited is not responsible for any personal injury or property damage or losses of any kind which may be sustained to user's or any other person's computer equipment resulting from participation in the Contest. All Entries become the sole property of ITC Limited, and will not be acknowledged or returned.
  16. The Contest shall be adjudged by ITC Limited and the decision of ITC Limited will be final and binding with regard to any dispute arising out of this activity.
  17. This Contest is offered only in India and all disputes relating to this Contest shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of courts at Bengaluru only.

Details of the Prize (Trip to Japan):

The voucher is valid for 01 Family (2 Adults + 2 children (1 child above 11 years with extra bed +1 Child below 11 years). In case both children are above 11 years old, 2 rooms have to be taken and the cost difference to be paid directly by the customer.

It is valid for group travel for 4nights/5 days. Any changes in the itinerary/date not permitted. In case of any additional services/extension of the tour the cost supplement to be paid directly.

No refund will be done for unutilized services.

Exclusions in the Prize:

Personal Expenses

Early check-in / late check-out

Tips / Portage

Any other items not mentioned above