Our Privacy Policy

We, at “Meraki Info Pvt Ltd” (Padhaii.com), are committed to respecting your online privacy and recognize your need for appropriate protection and management of any “Personal Information” you share with us. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using any of our websites, mobile sites, mobile apps etc. (hereinafter ‘Platforms’), then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement. This Policy is subject to the ‘Terms of Use’ of the platforms.
The types of Personal Information that we collect and hold

We collect information about you or your usage to provide better services to all of our users. We may collect the following information:
  • Your first and last name
  • Contact information such as email address and phone number
  • Demographic information such as residential address, postcode, preferences and interests and
  • Education history, achievements and other information relevant to customer surveys and/or offers, and registrations to our events and products.
  • We will only collect Personal Information by lawful and fair means. Personal Information may be collected directly from you or your authorised representative, or may be collected from a third party such as a licensee or representative authorised by us to provide services to you. We collect information in the following ways:Many of our services require you to register on padhaii.com. When you register, we will ask for personal information, such as your name, educational interest, email address and telephone number etc. to create your account.
  • To provide you additional services, we may collect your profile information such as, but not limited to education background, date of birth.
  • We collect information about the services that you use and how you use them such as, but not limited to log information and location information.
  • When you communicate with Padhaii.com or its Application or use its platform to communicate with other Members (such as advertisers, institutes, etc.), we collect information about your communication and any other additional information you choose to provide
  • You may supply your Personal Information to us when communicating with us via social networks and other online channels, e.g. through your Facebook identity
  • We may collect information like application number, roll number, date of birth, category, gender, domicile status, disability, special reservations etc. if you are looking for detailed analysis of the tests that you have appeared with government agencies or assessment bodies. We use such personal only information only to review your performance and provide detailed analysis / results of the test based on that. We collect such information and process your request only if it is authorised by you. We do not share such information with any other entities.
  • We do not collect Personal and Sensitive information unless the information is reasonably necessary for our business functions or activities. Log files, IP Addresses and Information about your Computer and Mobile Device Due to the communications standards on the internet, when you visit our platforms we automatically receive the URL of the site from which you came and the site to which you are going to when you leave our platforms. Additionally, advertisers receive the URL of the page you were on when you click on an ad on our platforms. Meraki Info also receives the internet protocol (“IP”) address of your computer, your computer operating system and type of web browser you are using, email patterns, your mobile device and mobile operating system (if you are accessing our platforms using a mobile device), as well as the name of your ISP or your mobile carrier. Use of your personal information By providing information to Meraki Info for the purposes of creating your User account or adding any additional details to your Meraki Info profile, you are expressly and voluntarily accepting the terms and conditions of this Privacy Policy and Meraki Info’s User Agreement that allow Meraki Info to process information about you. We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:To help us understand your requirements and tailor the communications that we send you on our products and services that you might be interested in.
  • For Internal record keeping
  • To enhance our products and services
  • We may periodically send promotional email about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided From time to time, we may also use your information to contact you for market research purposes. We may contact you by email, phone or mail. We may use the information to customize the platform according to demographic interests Your personal data may be shared with selected educational institutions to communicate their marketing campaigns for their courses / programs which may be beneficial to you. You can ask us to stop sending you marketing information or withdraw your permission at any time by mailing to us as [email protected] Sharing of your information We work with a range of educational institutions that advertise courses on our platforms. Your personal data will only be shared with educational institutions you have chosen to engage with via our websites. For example, when you make an enquiry, show interest or a prospectus request to an institution, your details relating to that enquiry will be provided to the institution so that they may answer your enquiry directly. We may also share the information under the following circumstancesWe believe it is necessary to share information in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, violations of terms of services of padhaii platforms, or as otherwise required by law.
  • We respond to subpoenas, court orders, legal process or to establish our legal rights or defend against legal claims.
  • Further, we may share your personal information with selected educational institutions based on your browsing behaviour or expression of interest regarding educational interest, courses, specialisations, locations etc. and educational institutions may contact you. Please note that those educational institutions that use your data are not governed by our privacy policy. For further information on how such educational institutions or advertisers use your information, please visit the applicable policy of that entity.

Cookies Like most platforms, we use cookies and web log files to track site usage and trends, to improve the quality of our service, to customize your experience on our platforms, as well as to deliver Meraki Info and third-party advertising to Users both on and off our platforms. A cookie is a tiny data file that resides on your computer, mobile phone, or other device, and allows us to recognize you as a User when you return to our platforms using the same computer and web browser. You can remove or block cookies using the settings in your browser, but in some cases doing so may impact your ability to use our platforms. In the course of serving advertisements or optimizing the services to our Users, we may allow authorized third parties to place or recognize a unique cookie on your browser. Any information provided to third parties through cookies will not be personally identifiable but may provide general segment information (e.g., your industry or geography or information about your professional or educational background) for the enhancement of your user experience by providing more relevant advertising. Most browsers are initially set up to accept cookies, but you can reset your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. Our platforms do not store unencrypted personally identifiable information in the cookies.

Advertising
To support the services, we provide at no cost to our Users, as well as provide a more relevant and useful experience for our Users, we target and serve our own ads and third-party ads We target ads to Users based on general profile information or on non-personally identifiable information inferred from a User’s profile (e.g., industry, school, gender, age, nationality, or other relevant information). If in the future we show advertising on our platforms, the advertiser may use cookies to track the number of anonymous users responding to the campaign. We will not have access to or control of cookies placed by third parties. You have the ability to accept or decline cookies by modifying your browser preferences. You can accept all cookies, be notified when a cookie is set, or reject all cookies.

Links to Other platforms

Our platforms may contain links to other platforms of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our platform, you should note that we do not have any control over that other platform. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such platforms and such platforms are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the platform in question.

Children

To use the Site, you agree that you must be of minimum age 18 years or older. If you are under the age of 18 or the age of majority in your jurisdiction, you must use padhaii.com under the supervision of your parent, legal guardian or responsible adult. In case you are resident of the European Union, the minimum age for these purposes shall be 16, however if local laws require that you must be older in order for padhaii.com to lawfully provide the services on the Site to you then that older age shall apply as the applicable minimum age.

How can individuals access and correct their Personal Information held by us?

The Company provides you the ability to keep your personal information accurate and up-to-date. If at any time you would like to rectify or restrict the processing of your personal information, you may access your personal information and make necessary changes. At any time, if you wish to withdraw your consent to processing your data, please email us at [email protected] Meraki Info will retain your information for so long as your account is active or as needed to provide you services. We will retain and use your information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce this Agreement.

Your Obligations

As a User, you have certain obligations to other Users. Some of these obligations are imposed by applicable law and regulations, and others have become commonplace in user-friendlyYou must, at all times, abide by the terms and conditions of the then-current Privacy Policy and Terms and use.
  • You must respect all intellectual property rights that may belong to third parties
  • You must not download or otherwise disseminate any information that may be deemed to be injurious, violent, offensive, racist or xenophobic, or which may otherwise violate the purpose and spirit of Meraki Info and its community of Users.
  • You must not provide to Meraki Info and/or other Users information that you believe might be injurious or detrimental to your person or to your professional or social status.
  • You must keep your password confidential and not share it with others.
  • Padhaii.com operates channels, pages and accounts on some social media sites to inform, assist and engage with you. padhaii.com monitors and records comments and posts made on these channels to improve its products and services. Please note that you must not communicate with padhaii.com through such social media sites the following information
  • Sensitive personal data including information revealing racial or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious or philosophical beliefs, or trade union membership, and the processing of genetic data, biometric data for the purpose of uniquely identifying a natural person, data concerning health or data concerning a natural person’s sex life or sexual orientation and (ii) other sensitive personal data such as criminal convictions and offences and national identification number
  • Excessive, inappropriate, offensive or insulting information towards individuals
Any violation of these guidelines may lead to the restriction, suspension or termination of your account at the sole discretion of Meraki Info. For more information, refer to Terms of Use
Cancellation and Refund Policy Amount paid towards products purchased will neither be refunded nor adjusted under any circumstance. Our customer service team would be available to address any concerns related to the product and services rendered by us. For further information, please write to us at [email protected] or reach customer care on +91 95104 87584

Your Consent
By registering with us, you are expressly consenting to our collection, processing, storing, disclosing and handling of your information as set forth in this Policy now and as amended by us from time to time. Processing, your information in any way, includes collecting, storing, deleting, using, combining, sharing, transferring and disclosing information. We believe that every user of our Platforms must be in a position to provide informed consent prior to providing any Information required for the use of any of the Platforms. Changes to our Privacy Policy Meraki Info reserves the right to update, change or modify this policy at any time. Changes to our policy will be updated on our platforms only. You should check our policy from time to time to ensure that you are aware of the modifications. This policy was last updated on May 15, 2019. Authorization In purview of the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) guidelines, you hereby authorize Meraki Info and its affiliates/partners or otherwise who are accessing your Information by virtue of their association with Meraki Info to communicate with you through telephone/mobile, Email, SMS or other modes of communication even if Your number/numbers(s) is/are registered in the National Do Not Call Registry (NDNC) or www.nccptrai.gov.in Security Measures Meraki Info takes utmost care to secure your Information from unauthorised access, usage or disclosure or alteration. We take appropriate steps and security measures to safeguard your Information and make sure that your Information is secured as mandated by law. For this purpose, we adopt reasonable security practices and procedures, in line with the industry standard, to include, technical, operational, managerial and physical security controls in order to protect your personal information from unauthorized access, or disclosure while it is under our control. While we protect your personal information as per industry standards, you acknowledge that the internet or computer networks are not fully secure and Meraki Info cannot provide any absolute assurance regarding the security of your personal information. Therefore, you shall not hold Meraki Info responsible for any loss of your information, or any other data which you have shared. Disclaimer Meraki Info does not store or keep credit card data in a location that is accessible via the Internet. Once a credit card transaction has been completed, all credit card data is moved off-line only to ensure that the data/credit card information received is not accessible to anyone after completion of the on-line transaction and to ensure the maximum security. Meraki Info Pvt. Ltd. uses the maximum care as is possible to ensure that all or any data / information in respect of electronic transfer of money does not fall in the wrong hands. Meraki Info shall not be liable for any loss or damage sustained by reason of any disclosure (inadvertent or otherwise) of any information concerning the user’s account and / or information relating to or regarding online transactions using credit cards / debit cards and / or their verification process and particulars nor for any error, omission or inaccuracy with respect to any information so disclosed and used whether or not in pursuance of a legal process or otherwise.
How to Contact Us

You may also write to us with any questions or concerns about this Privacy Policy at:
Meraki Info Private Limited Shop no-608, 6th Floor, Salasar Hanuman Marg,
Good Luck Textile MArket,
Ring Road Surat (Gujarat)
Email : [email protected]
COOKIE POLICY
We and our business partners use cookies and similar technologies to track your use of our website so that we can provide important features and functionality on our website, monitor its usage, and provide you with a more personal experience and to display information that matches your interests.
What are cookies?
A cookie is a small text file that is downloaded on to your computer, tablet or smartphone when you access our website. It allows our website to recognise your device and store some information about your preferences and past actions.
What are pixels?
A tracking pixel is a small piece of code containing an image that is placed on a webpage you visit that is used among other things to target and/ or remarket ads. When employed as a targeting or remarketing tool, the information is collected in an anonymous cookie, which is then used by our advertising to display targeted advertisements to select individuals. For example, if you visited our website searching for florists, you may be served a special offer advertisement from a flower shop when you visit Facebook, Twitter, or another website later on.
What cookies are used on this website?
The cookies we and our business partners use on this website are broadly grouped into the following categories:
Type of cookies Example Details
Strictly necessary N/A These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log in to secure areas of our website, use a shopping cart, or to allow communication between your browser and the website.
Performance Omniture We use analytical cookies to help us understand how users engage with our website. An example is counting the number of visitors and to see how many visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily
Advertising Floodlight To try and ensure that the adverts you see are relevant to you we use cookies to collect information about the types of things that interest you, for example websites you visit and the geography that you are based in. Having these cookies does not increase the number of adverts you will be shown, but simply makes the adverts you see more relevant. Our ‘Floodlight’ cookie allows us to track and report on the actions of users who visit our site after viewing or clicking on one of our ads.
Functional writeReview We use cookies to improve your experience by remembering your preferences so we know how you like to use our website. Examples of this would be remembering you so that you are served with the same content, to remember you when you come back to the site or to remember that you like logging in via Facebook or other social media sites. Our ‘writeReview’ cookie allows us to recognise that a user is logged in in order to leave a review.

The Facebook pixel

Type of pixelExampleDetails
MarketingFacebook PixelOur website uses the Facebook pixel to tailor the advertising you see on Facebook to relevant products, services, businesses or causes you may be interested in based on your searches on padhaii.com.
Advertising cookies Padhaii uses on our business partner websites
Padhaii places adverts on a number of third party websites. We use cookies to control how often you are shown a particular advert on those websites, so that you do not see the same padhaii sourced advert too frequently. We do not collect any personal data within these cookies.

Cookie consent
The first time you access a Padhaii website, you will be informed about our use of cookies to improve your site experience. By continuing to browse our website you consent to our use of the cookies detailed in this cookie policy.

Third party cookies
Some of the cookies and the Facebook pixel described above are stored on your machine by third parties when you use our website. We have no control over these cookies or how the third parties use them. They are used to allow that third party to provide a service to us, for example analytics. For more information on these cookies and how to disable them, please see the third party’s individual privacy policy listed below:
Third partyType of cookieMore information and how to opt out
Adobe / OmniturePerformance
Omniture provides anonymised data about the visits made to our website and allows us to test and evaluate the best ways to present our website to our users.
www.omniture.com/en/privacy/product
GooglePerformance
Google provides anonymised data about the visits made to our website.Functional
Google also stores cookies which allow the “Google +” social sharing functionality.
www.google.co.India/intl/en/policies/privacy/
FacebookFunctional
Facebook stores cookies which allow the Facebook “Like” social sharing functionality but only if you click on the Facebook “Like” button on our website or log in to Padhaii using your Facebook account.Advertising
Our website uses pixels from Facebook to tailor the advertising you see on Facebook to relevant products, services, businesses or causes you may be interested in based on your searches on Padhaii.com.
www.facebook.com/about/privacy/

How can I reject or opt out of receiving cookies?

If you have previously consented to us storing cookies on your machine but then change your mind, you can do the following:

  • delete the cookies from your browser. Most browsers also allow you to prevent all or some cookies being stored on your machine in the future. For more information on how to delete or disable cookies from your browser please use the “help” function within your browser or alternatively visit allaboutcookies.org; and/or
  • If you only want to reject some or all of the third party cookies you will need to visit the relevant third party’s website directly to manage cookies stored on your machine by them.

Please be aware that disabling cookies may impact the functionality of this website.

We can’t always control third party cookies stored on your machine from our website and setting your cookie preferences with us will not stop those third party cookies from being stored on your machine, you must manage these cookies directly with the relevant third party, please see our “Third Party Cookies” section below for more information.

If you want to know more about how cookies work and how to manage or delete them, visit the World Wide Web Consortium’s website (or, for third party cookies, visit www.youronlinechoices.com).

Changes to this cookie policy

We may update this policy from time to time so you may want to check it each time you visit our website. We last changed this policy on 20 March 2019.

By continuing to use this site without changing your settings you consent to our use of cookies in accordance with our cookie policy.

Affiliates and linking to padhaii.com
Affiliate Terms & Conditions

  • In consideration of your fulfilment of your obligations pursuant to this licence agreement, Meraki Info (India) Limited (“Meraki Info”) grants you a non-exclusive, non-transferable limited licence (“Licence”), to use the padhaii.com affiliate link logo (“Link”) as a hypertext link from your website to Meraki Info’s website which is currently located at www.padhaii.com (“Website”). No other rights are granted to you and you will not acquire any additional rights or interest in the Link as a result of this Licence. Upon your completion of the Link registration process on the Website, Meraki Info will send to the email address that you provide during registration (if it is valid and active)(“Prime Address”) an HTML file (“Link File”) which, when activated, will install the Link on your website. It is a condition of this Licence that you must notify Meraki Info if you change or replace any of the details of the Prime Address. Such notice must be sent to [email protected] as soon as is reasonably practicable. This Licence will commence when you first download the Link File to activate the Link for use on your website and will continue until such time as this Licence is terminated in accordance with clause 11 below.
  • The Link must not be displayed on your website in a manner that implies to users of the website that Meraki Info endorses, sponsors, or otherwise ratifies the products, services or information provided on that website other than in accordance with the terms of this Licence. You must not use any device, logo or wording (other than the Link) on your website as a link to the Website. You must ensure that there is a minimum spacing of 30 pixels between each side of the Link and any other graphic or text on your website.
  • You must not alter, amend, modify or adapt the Link in any manner including size, proportions, colours, elements, etc. The Link must not be animated, morphed or otherwise distorted in its appearance.
  • You will ensure that your website will not at any time during the term contain material that is defamatory; offensive; obscene; racist; contains adult content; breaches any person’s rights; is otherwise objectionable, or contrary to applicable law. The Link may only be used on a website that is primarily focused at India users.
  • Except where permitted under this Licence you must not use Meraki Info’s trademarks, logos, business names or other brand features on your website without the prior written consent of Meraki Info. You acknowledge that all intellectual property rights in the Link and Website are owned by Meraki Info or its licensors. All goodwill arising through the use by you of the Link vests in Meraki Info.
  • You will not at any time during the term display, advertise or permit to be displayed or advertised on your website, any website or any link to any website advertising, sponsorship content or any other material which could, in Meraki Info’s opinion, bring Meraki Info into disrepute. You agree to remove any such website or link or reference thereto from your website on the earlier of either you becoming aware of any such display or advertisement or the receipt of a request to do so from Meraki Info.
  • You will not act or omit to act in any way or make any representation or offer any undertaking whatsoever which may indicate that you have or will at any time have any right, title or interest in the Link except under the terms of this Licence.
  • Meraki Info reserves the right, without notice, to suspend, disable or otherwise make unavailable the Link (together with any and all content made available to users by means of that Link) should Meraki Info in its sole discretion suspect that you or users of your website are or threaten to: (1) undertake unlawful extraction and/or reutilisation of the business listings or any other content made available on the Website: (2) engage in activities that are in breach of the Database Regulations 1997, the Website Conditions of Use, or this Licence; or (3) undertake activities using the Link that are otherwise objectionable. You agree to provide Meraki Info with reasonable cooperation to assist with its investigation of such activities.
  • You must make available the Link only on the URL that you have registered during Link registration. If you have other websites (for example group company websites) on which you wish to present the Link then each company website must register separately with Meraki Info to display the Link. If you propose to change your internet domain name please contact Meraki Info at [email protected] with details of the proposed name change.
  • You must only use the most current version of the Link as directed by Meraki Info from time to time. You acknowledge and agree that Meraki Info reserves the right to change, without notice, the appearance of the Link including, without limitation, its branding, shape, content and look and feel. (“Amendment”). If an Amendment could increase or decrease the size of the presented Link on your website then Meraki Info reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to send notification to your Prime Address of the same. Such notification will enable you to select a replacement sizing of the Link from a menu of options. These terms apply to all and any replacement Links that you download from Meraki Info.
  • You may terminate this Licence by removing the Link from your website. Your removal of a Link for the purposes of amending or upgrading the Link is not deemed an act of termination, unless otherwise agreed by the parties in writing. Without prejudice to its other rights and obligations Meraki Info reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate this Licence (in whole or in part) immediately by notice to your Prime Address. Termination of this Licence shall not affect any accrued rights or liabilities of either party, nor shall it affect the coming into force or the continuance in force of any provision of this Licence which is expressly or by implication intended to come into force or continue in force on or after termination.
  • Upon expiry of this Licence or its termination for any reason: (1) you will remove the Link and all other material referring to the Website from your website within 24 hours of termination and certify in writing to Meraki Info within 48 hours following termination that such obligation has been complied with in full; and (2) all licences granted under this Licence shall terminate immediately. An email sent to the address [email protected] confirming that the obligations contained in point (1) above have been complied with will be deemed sufficient notice for the purpose of this clause 12.
  • The Link provided in connection with this Licence is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis and you acknowledge that the Website and/or the Link may be unavailable to users during periods of maintenance, upgrades and technical failures. Except as otherwise provided in this Licence Meraki Info excludes all representations (but not fraudulent misrepresentations) warranties, conditions and all other terms of any kind, either expressed or implied, by statute or otherwise, including but not limited to warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose or reasonable skill and care. This Licence is not intended to express or imply any representation, warranty, condition or other term that the Link or the Website will be uninterrupted, timely or error-free or that the Link will provide uninterrupted, timely or error free service. You acknowledge and agree that any material and/or data downloaded or otherwise obtained through the use of the Link, is done at your own risk and that you will be solely responsible for any damage caused to your computer system or loss of data that results from the download of such material and/or data.
  • Neither Meraki Info nor its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors, shareholders, employees and agents will be liable, under any circumstances, for any loss of business, profits or goodwill, loss of use or availability of your website, loss of data, interruption of business, or for any indirect, special, incidental or consequential damages of any character, even if that party is aware of the risk of such damages. Meraki Info does not limit its liability to you for losses arising from death or injury resulting from its own negligence or the negligence of its employees, agents or subcontractors.
  • You undertake to indemnify Meraki Info and to keep Meraki Info fully indemnified on demand against all actions, threats, proceedings, liabilities, losses, damage, costs (including legal costs) and expenses whatsoever which may be made against or incurred by Meraki Info arising out of or in connection with any use by you of the Link or any brand feature of Meraki Info which has not been previously been agreed in writing with Meraki Info.
  • By downloading the Link, you consent to Meraki Info and its agents processing and storing your registration data (including your website URL and Prime Address information) together with other Link usage data for: (1) statistical, research and servicing purposes; and (2) to send you selected marketing information on Meraki Info products and services.
  • This Licence does not create any rights which, under the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999, are enforceable by any person who is not a party to it (save for members of the Meraki Info Group Plc.) and no person who is not a party to this Licence may enforce any of its terms or rely on any exclusion or limitation contained in it. Meraki Info acts in its own name, on its own behalf and for the benefits of all other members of Meraki Info (India) Limited.
  • This Licence is governed by and interpreted in accordance with Indian law and the courts of India shall have exclusive jurisdiction.