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Terms and Conditions

 

Promotion details and Concept

    • The RGB National UTC Promotion Contest (“Promotion”), is sponsored by Coca-Cola India Private Limited (“CCIPL”) across India excluding the state of Tamil Nadu wherein individuals will have the opportunity to win talktime recharge of denomination as INR 20 (Indian Rupees Twenty only), INR 50 (Indian Rupees Fifty only), INR 100 (Indian Rupees Hundred only) and INR 1000 (Indian Rupees One Thousand only)(each a “Prize” and collectively the “Prizes”).

 

    • The Promotion shall be conducted between 08th April 2017 to 3rd June 2017 both days inclusive (“Promotion Period”) between 10:00:00 hours to 19:59:59 hours (“Promotion Timings”)
    • Interested individuals residing in India, except those residing in the state of Tamil Nadu, (“Promotion Territory”) may participate in the Promotion by purchasing any of 200 ml returnable glass bottle (“RGB”) packs and 300 ml RGB packs of Coca-Cola, Thums Up, Fanta, Sprite, Limca and 200ml and 250ml RGB packs of Maaza (“Promotion Products”) by submitting the 8 (eight) digit alphanumeric unique code printed under the crown of the Promotion Product (“Unique Code”) through SMS to the designated number prescribed herein.

 

    • Stock of the Promotion Product without the Promotion offer will also be available across India. The offer may not be available on certain Promotion Products in certain pre-determined states of India.
    • Each hour of the Promotion Timings, throughout the Promotion Period Ten Thousand (10,000) winners (“Hourly Winners”), shortlisted on a first come first serve basis, shall be eligible to win the Prize.

 

    • The Participants (as defined herein) will be required to provide a valid and existing mobile number which will be considered as the ‘Registered Mobile Number’ for the Participant and shall be used for all further correspondence with the Participant for the purpose of the Promotion.
    • On submitting the Unique Code in the manner prescribed below, the Participant shall become eligible to be chosen as a Winner under the Promotion.

 

    • Certain stock of the Promotion Products containing the Promotion offer may continue to be available even after the Promotion Period. However, prospective Participants understand and agree that they will not be permitted to participate in the Promotion after the expiry of the Promotion Period and further, agree not to raise any claim or complaint against CCIPL or its agents in this respect.
    • The Promotion is advertised and promoted, inter alia, through digital media including television (news and other channels), point of sale materials, website, outdoor publicity through banners, posters, billboards and other available media.

 

    • The Promotion is subject to all applicable central, state and local laws and regulations.
    • Individuals will also have access to a toll-free helpline number 1800-121-1010 between 10:00 HRS Indian Standard Time (“IST”) and 20:00 HRS IST each day of the Promotion Period which they can call on to clarify their doubts and queries with respect to the Promotion.

 

    • By participating in this Promotion, the Participant accepts and agrees to abide by these terms and conditions of the Promotion (“Terms”).

 

 

CCIPL and its Partners

  • This Promotion is sponsored by Coca-Cola India Private Limited, having its corporate office at Coca-Cola India Pvt. Ltd., One Horizon Center, DLF Golf Course Road, DLF Phase-5, Sector-43, Gurgaon-122002, Haryana, India.

 

  • One97 Communications Limited (“One97”) shall manage the execution and logistics related to the Promotion, commencing with the SMS application process leading up to handing over of final list of validated winners to CCIPL.
 

Agreement to Terms and Conditions

  • Entry and participation in this Promotion will be deemed as an unconditional and an unequivocal acceptance of these Terms, including any modifications, revisions and amendments thereto. The decisions of CCIPL and/or One97 shall be final and binding on the Participants in all matters related to the Promotion.

 

  • Further, the Participants recognize that these Terms may be modified by CCIPL from time to time without any prior/public notice by posting the applicable terms and conditions on the Promotion Website. CCIPL also reserves the right to cancel or terminate the Promotion at any stage without assigning any reasons whatsoever. Successfully entering the Promotion and winning a Prize is subject to all requirements set forth herein.
 

Promotion Period

  • This Promotion will commence on 8th April 2017 and will continue until 3rd June 2017, inclusive of both days (“Promotion Period”).

 

  • The valid timings for receiving entries through the SMS route are between 10:00:00 HRS IST and 19:59:59 HRS IST each day of the Promotion Period (“Promotion Timings”). The last entry to be considered for the purpose of the Promotion will be at 19:59:59 HRS IST on 3rd June 2017.
  • Any entries received outside the Promotion Timings, shall not be considered for the purpose of determining the Winners of the Prizes. Only entries received between the Promotion Timings during the Promotion Period shall be considered for the purpose of determining the Winners of the Prizes on that particular day of the Promotion, and no entry received shall not be carried over to a subsequent day.

 

 

Eligibility Criteria

  • Entry and participation in this Promotion is open to all persons currently residing in any Indian state/union territory/region with the exception of the state of Tamil Nadu, who satisfy each of the following criteria:

 

  • Own a valid cellular GSM or CDMA phone connection that is accessible at all times;
  • Bear a good moral character and have not been implicated or named in any legal proceedings (either civil or criminal); and

 

  • Has not won prize in same hour
  • Please note that this Promotion is not valid in the state of Tamil Nadu, and any application received from residents of the state shall be declared as null and void and shall not be taken into consideration for the purpose of determining the Winners of the Prizes.

 

  • Eligible Persons
    • For the sake of clarity, this Promotion is not open to Non-Resident Indians (NRIs), Overseas Citizens of India (OCIs) and Persons of Indian Origin (PIOs).
    • This promotion is not open to Reliance Jio users.
    • Eligible persons participating or seeking to participate in the Promotion shall individually be referred to as “Participant” and collectively as “Participants”.
    • Persons intending to participate in the Promotion, who have listed their phone numbers on the National Do Not Call Registry (“NDNC Registry”), shall de-register themselves from the NDNC Registry till the completion of the Promotion (including the delivery of Prizes (if applicable) under this Promotion). Such persons agree not to make any claim or raise any complaint whatsoever against CCIPL in this respect. Please note that persons intending to participate in the Promotion who have not de-registered themselves from the NDNC Registry shall also have no right to make any claim or raise any complaints against CCIPL, One97 or any other agents of CCIPL if they do or do not receive any call with respect to their application, participation and all other matters pertaining to the Promotion.
    • By participating in this Promotion, the Participant agrees to receive details and information about this Promotion on his/her mobile, through SMS or voice calls, during the tenure of the Promotion.
 

How to enter the Promotion

  • Participants wishing to enter the Promotion may do so through the following route:
    • Participants are required to SMS 8 (eight) digit alpha numeric Unique Code available under the crown of 200 ml RGB & 300 ml RGB of Coca-Cola, Thums-Up, Fanta, Sprite, Limca and 200ml RGB & 250ml RGB of Maaza in the format ‘unique code’ to (0) 9901299012 or any other number designated by CCIPL during the Promotion Period from any GSM or CDMA mobile phone connection.
    • Hourly Winners will be selected every hour from 10:00:00 hours to 19:59:59 hours on first come first serve basis and will receive prize as per their operator and circle denomination availability.

 

  • One97 will initiate recharge automatically to the winning numbers on their registered mobile phone number through which the winner(s) has participated in the Promotion.
  • One97 will attempt to recharge the Winner’s mobile phone number with the requisite amount a maximum of 6 (six) times over a period spanning twenty four (24) to forty eight (48) hours. In case of permanent failure of recharge the slot for that particular Winner would be vacant and will be termed as “Vacant Slot”.

 

  • Winning talk time value will be dependent on Winner’s telecom circle and operator for denomination availability. If winning denomination is not available for a Winner’s telecom circle than the closest lower available denomination value offered by the operator will be awarded to the Winner’s Registered Mobile Number

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  • Winning recharge talk time value will be subject to deduction of Service tax and such other applicable taxes and charges as per the operator’s plans.

 

  • One97 will be responsible for ensuring compliance from Winner(s) with these Terms. In the instance a Winner(s) does not fulfil the requirements contained herein, he / she will be disqualified from the Promotion and his/her Prize will be forfeited.
  • CCIPL or One97 shall not in any way be liable for any disruption in or disconnection of the telephone line and/or telecom services provided by the operator of the Winner’s Registered Mobile Number and all such disputes shall lie with the telecom service provider.

 

  • Please note that premium SMS charges may apply. However, these rates are not fixed and may be subject to change by each Participant’s concerned mobile service provider. However, we strongly recommend that Participants familiarize, check and confirm the rates for such SMS’ with their respective telecom service providers before participating in the Promotion.
  • If an SMS is received from Tamil Nadu, the Participant will receive a message informing the Participant that the Promotion is not available in the Participant’s state.

 

  • If an SMS is received outside the Promotion Timings, the Participants will receive an SMS informing them about the Promotion Timings.
  • If an SMS is received before the commencement of the Promotion Period, the Participant will receive an SMS requesting the Participant to apply during the appropriate period and time. If an SMS is received after the completion of the Promotion Period, the Participant will be informed about the closure of the Promotion. 

 

  • If the Participant sends an SMS which is not in the prescribed format, or contains an invalid code, the Participant will receive an SMS informing the Participant of the required format along with a request to reapply.
  • Please note that each Unique Code printed under the crown of the Promotion Product can be used only once for the purpose of participation. However, Participants are allowed to submit as many entries as they wish using different Unique Code during the Promotion Period. However, each Participant may be shortlisted as a Winner only once in one hour during the Promotion Timings of a particular day during the Promotion Period.

 

  • Further, consumers acknowledge and understand that there may be Promotion Products containing Unique Codes under the crown; however, consumers will not be entitled to participation in the Promotion at that time. Consumers agree not to make any claim or raise any complaint against CCIPL or One97in this respect.
 

Prizes and Winners

  • Each day during the Promotion Period 100,000 Daily Winners will be shortlisted (“Eligible Winners”) in accordance with the Terms of the present Promotion.

 

  • The Winners shall be chosen in batches of 10,000 each hour during the Promotion Timings on the basis of the fastest entries in the Promotion and each such Winner shall be eligible to win a Prize, subject to these Terms.
  • For each hour of the Promotion Timings, during the Promotion Period, CCIPL and One97 shall, on a first come first serve basis, declare the Hourly Winners, who shall be eligible to win the Prizes as provided hereinbelow:

 

  • For each hour of the Promotion Timings, during the Promotion Period, One97 Communications Ltd shall, on a first come first serve basis, declare Ten Thousand ( 10,000) Hourly Winners, who shall be eligible to win the Prizes of talk-time recharge as provided herein below
    • 25 valid entries winners shall be eligible to win talk-time recharge of Indian Rupees One Thousand Only (INR 1000/-)
    • 125 valid entries winners shall be eligible to win talk-time recharge of Indian Rupees One Hundred Only (INR 100/-)
    • 1350 valid entries winners shall be eligible to win talk-time recharge of Indian Rupees Fifty Only (INR 50/-) and
    • 8500 valid entries winners shall be eligible to win talk-time recharge of Indian Rupees Twenty Only (INR 20/-)

Every Hour winners will be selected on random basis through an automated randomizer software

 

Selecting and Contacting Winners

  • One97 will create the backend application for monitoring and selecting Winners on a first come first serve basis to receive the Prize during each hour of the Promotion Period and Promotion Time.

 

  • The Participants acknowledge not to raise any claim or complaint against CCIPL and/or One97 for the non-receipt of SMS from a Participant due to technical failure or any other causes beyond the control of CCIPL or One97.
  • Prize will be disbursed automatically via recharge application. In case where in recharge is failed due to network unavailability, mobile number portability, recharge failure via telecom service provider, recharge failure via denomination unavailability, unable to find telecom service provider, recharge failure due to multiple hits at one time, One97 will attempt for 6 times to recharge with winning amount. Each attempt might take up to 24-48 hours for final status as successful top up or failure. Even after 6 attempts, if recharges gets failed them it will be considered as final failure and nor prize will be disbursed to the participants. That slot will remain vacant for that day and time.

 

  • An SMS confirming participant as winner will be sent post successful recharge. In case of permanent failure of entry an SMS informing the same will be sent to him/her. Once a Winner has been sent an SMS confirming cancellation of entry, no request for reconsideration shall be entertained.
  • One97 will create the backend application for monitoring and selecting Winners on a first come first serve basis to receive the Prize during each hour of the Promotion Period and Promotion Time.
    Winners will be selected through an automated randomizer software.
 

Conditions relating to the Prize

  • CCIPL shall not be held responsible for any deficiency, defect, inadequacy or irregularity in the Prize(s). The Winner(s) may not exchange or assign the Prizes, and shall not be entitled to any compensation whether in cash or kind from CCIPL orOne97.

 

  • No portion of the Prizes offered under the Promotion is redeemable for cash. The Prizes are also not refundable or transferable.
 

Publicity

  • The Participants undertake and irrevocably and unconditionally permit CCIPL to cover the Promotion through various media including newspaper, radio, television including news and other channels, internet, point of sale materials, etc., and shall not raise any objection, protest or demur whatsoever to such coverage or in this regard.

 

  • Whilst CCIPL shall make all reasonable efforts, there is no obligation on the part of CCIPL to air any entry.
  • The Winners must, at the request of CCIPL, participate in all promotional activity (such as publicity and photography) surrounding the winning of the Prize, free of charge, and they consent to CCIPL using their name and image in all promotional materials.

 

 

Intellectual Property Rights

  • All right, title and interest, including but not limited to the intellectual property rights, in the promotional material(s) and in any and all responses received shall vest solely and exclusively with CCIPL at all times. CCIPL or any person or entity permitted by CCIPL in this regard shall be entitled to use any information in connection with the entry in any media for future promotional, marketing, publicity and any other purpose, without any permission and or payment to the Participant.

 

  • All material submitted in connection with the Promotion (whether written, audio, electronic or visual form, or a combination of those) or any photographs, video and/or film footage and/or audio recording taken of Participants are assigned to CCIPL upon submission and become the property of CCIPL exclusively. CCIPL may use the material in any medium in any reasonable manner it sees fit. Copyright in any such material remains the sole property of CCIPL.
 

General Conditions

  • Each Participant represents and warrants that he/she is legally competent to enter into binding contracts under applicable laws. By taking part and/or entering this Promotion the Participant warrants that all information provided by him/her regarding his/her name, age, state, city, address, phone number, etc., is true, correct, accurate and complete.

 

  • CCIPL may, at any time, verify or authorize verification of the Participant’s entry (including such Participant’s identity, age, place of residence and affiliations) and disqualify any Participant (at any stage of the Promotion) if it is found that such Participant has submitted an entry or any documents that is inconsistent with these Terms.
  • CCIPL may, disqualify any Participant if such Participant engages in or it is found that such Participant has engaged in any illegal, unlawful or improper conduct (with regard to the Promotion or otherwise).

 

  • The decision of One97 as regards the selection of valid entries, denominations of Prizes, and Winners is subject only to CCIPL’s approval. No correspondence or any other claims whatsoever, in this regard will be entertained. The Prizes cannot be exchanged and are not transferable or refundable. Further, the Prizes are not redeemable for cash or any monetary benefits in kind.
  • CCIPL reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, postpone, modify or suspend the Promotion in whole or in part at any time including if, for any reason, the Promotion is not capable of running as planned, including due to any technical failure or any other causes beyond the control of CCIPL or One97and will not be liable for any consequential losses/damages. All Winners and/or Participants agree that no claims or complaints may be raised against CCIPL, One97 or any of their affiliates, representatives, associates etc. in this respect. Any decision of CCIPL in this regard and in general with respect to this Promotion and the Terms thereto shall be final, binding and non-contestable.

 

  • CCIPL further reserves the right to modify or cancel the Prizes offered under this Promotion, at its sole and absolute discretion. The Winners and/or the Participants agree that no claims or complaints whatsoever may be raised against CCIPL, One97 or any of their affiliates, representatives, associates etc. in this respect.
  • Participants shall follow all directions/rules and regulations (whether communicated in written form or verbally) framed by CCIPL or One97 at all times in connection with the Promotion. Any deviation or objection by any Participant(s) may result in their disqualification from the Promotion.

 

  • The Participant(s) hereby undertake to provide and/or execute any documents as may be deemed necessary by CCIPL to effectively carry out his/her obligations under the Promotion and/or its Terms.
  • Nothing contained herein amounts to a commitment or representation by CCIPL to conduct further promotions.

 

  • The decision of CCIPL shall be final in all regards and no communication shall be entertained in this regard. None of the provisions of these Terms shall be deemed to constitute a partnership or agency between any Participant and CCIPL and the Participant shall not have the authority to bind CCIPL in any manner whatsoever.
  • CCIPL, One97 and other agents of CCIPL shall not be liable to perform any of their respective obligations under the Promotion or in respect of the Prizes where they are unable to do so as a result of circumstances beyond their control in the nature of fire, explosions, natural calamities, state emergency, riots, government restrictions or any other Force Majeure condition, etc., and shall not be liable to compensate the winners or the Participants in these circumstances.

 

  • Failure to exercise or delay in exercising a right or remedy provided hereunder or by law does not constitute a waiver of the right or remedy or waiver of other rights or remedies on the part of CCIPL orOne97.
  • Winners and Participants undertake not to, at any time, disclose, reveal, communicate or otherwise make public any information relating to CCIPL, their respective business, personnel, servants, agents or officers to anyone.

 

  • CCIPL accepts no responsibility for late, lost, incomplete, incorrectly submitted, delayed, illegible, corrupted or misdirected entries, communication, documents, claims or correspondence whether due to error, omission, alteration, tampering, unauthorized data hacking, deletion, theft, destruction, virus attack, transmission interruption, communications failure, hardware failure or otherwise. CCIPL shall not liable for any consequences of user error including (without limitation) costs incurred. In addition if the documents and other requirements are lost, damaged, defaced, tainted, illegible or corrupted on account of the fault or deficiency of the Postal Services, CCIPL shall not be under an obligation to entertain such documents and CCIPL may at its sole discretion choose to disentitle the Winner from his/her Prize. CCIPL is not obliged to inform such a Winner of the disentitlement; however, it may choose to bring the same to the notice of the Winner through any of the means available to it.
  • If a Participant is dissatisfied with the Promotion or the Promotion Terms, his/her sole and exclusive remedy is to not participate in the Promotion.

 

  • The general terms and conditions and privacy policy on the Promotion Website shall be applicable in addition to these Terms.
  • Neither CCIPL or One97 shall be required to publish or disclose any personal details about the Winners of the Promotion (excluding the names of the winners which may be published on the Promotion Website), including but not limited to their telephone number, address, etc., as such disclosure shall amount to violation of the privacy rights of winners.

 

  • Please note that neither CCIPL, One97or any of its affiliates, representatives etc. shall be responsible for any disruption, disturbance or disconnection in the phone line and any undelivered, and/or incomplete SMS and all disputes, complaints, claims shall be raised with the Telecom Service Provider only.
  • These Terms may be altered by CCIPL at its sole and absolute discretion and without any notice to the Winners and/or Participants.

 

 

Release and Limitations of Liability

  • By entering the Promotion, the Participants hereby release from and agree to indemnify CCIPL, One97 and/ or any of their respective officers/employees from and against all liability, cost, loss or expense arising out of acceptance of the Prize or participation in the Promotion including (but not limited to) personal injury and damage to property and whether direct, indirect, consequential, foreseeable, due to some negligent act or omission, or otherwise.

 

  • CCIPL and One97 accepts no liability, whether jointly or severally, for any errors or omissions, whether on behalf of themselves or third parties in relation to the Prizes. CCIPL, One97and any of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, professional advisors, employees and agencies will not be responsible for any late, lost, misrouted, garbled or distorted or damaged transmissions or entries.
  • The Participant(s) shall be solely responsible for any consequences which may arise due to their participation in the Promotion by conducting an illegal act. Participant(s) also undertakes to indemnify CCIPL and/or One97 and their respective officers, directors, employees and agents on the happening of such an event (including without limitation cost of attorney, legal charges etc.) on full indemnity basis for any loss/damage suffered by CCIPL or One97 on account of such act on the part of the Participant. Participant(s) hereby agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless CCIPL in case of any loss or liability (including but not limited to liabilities, judgments, damages, losses, fines and penalties, claims, costs and expenses such as attorneys’ fees and expenses) or any other loss associated with, arising out of or incidental to their ineligibility to participate, any untoward, rash or negligent act on their part, or non-compliance or alleged non-compliance with these Terms, any other rules, regulations, directives (whether written or verbal) issued by CCIPL or One97 from time to time, during the Promotion.

 

  • To the fullest extent permitted by law, in no event will CCIPL or One97 or any of their officers, servants, employees, representatives and/or agents (including without limitation, any third party service providers that CCIPL or One97 may engage for purposes of the Promotion), be liable for any loss or damages (including, without limitation loss of income, profits or goodwill, indirect, incidental, consequential, exemplary, punitive or special damages of any party including third parties) howsoever arising whether in contract, tort, negligence or otherwise, in connection with the Promotion and/or the Promotion prizes, even if CCIPL or One97 has been advised of the possibility of such damages in advance, and all such damages are expressly excluded. The Participant shall indemnify, defend, and hold CCIPL and One97 harmless in the event of there being any third party/entity/organization claims arising from or related to his/her participation in the Promotion. In no event shall CCIPL and One97 be liable to any Participant for acts or omissions arising out of or related to the Promotion or his/her participation in the Promotion.
  • In consideration of CCIPL allowing the Participant(s) to take part in the Promotion, to the maximum extent permitted by law, the Participant(s) waive and release each and every right or claim, all actions, causes of actions (present or future) each of them has or may have against CCIPL, its respective agents, directors, officers, business associates, group companies, sponsors, employees, or representatives for all and any injuries, accidents, or mishaps (whether known or unknown) or (whether anticipated or unanticipated) arising out of the Promotion or related to the Promotion or the Prizes of the Promotion.

 

 

Dispute Resolution and Governing Laws

  • The courts of competent jurisdiction at Gurgaon shall have exclusive jurisdiction to determine any and all disputes arising out of, or in connection with, the Promotion.

 

  • Participation in the Promotion is unauthorized in any jurisdiction that does not give effect to all provisions of these Terms, including without limitation, this clause.
  • Further all issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Terms, or the rights and obligations of the Participants and/or CCIPL and/or partners of this Promotion, shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of the Republic of India.