Vijayi Bhawa is the flagship brand of Mahayana Labs Private Limited (Vijayi Bhawa). Through Vijayi Bhawa, along with its sub-pages, and the Vijayi Bhawa App, Vijayi Bhawa operates one portal through which it offers cricket based & football based online fantasy games. Vijayi Bhawa is hereinafter referred to as the Website, We, Us, Our
By entering a Contest, the user agrees to be bound by these Terms and the decisions of Vijayi Bhawa. Subject to the terms and conditions stipulated herein below, the Company, at its sole discretion, may disqualify any user from a Contest, refuse to award benefits or prizes and require the return of any prizes, if the user engages in unfair conduct, which the Company deems to be improper, unfair or otherwise adverse to the operation of the Contest or is in any way detrimental to other Users which includes, but is not limited to:
It is clarified that in case a User is found to be in violation of this policy, Vijayi Bhawa reserves its right to initiate appropriate Civil/Criminal remedies as it may be advised other than forfeiture and/or recovery of prize money if any.
In order to register for the Contest(s), Participants are required to accurately provide the following information:
Participants are also required to confirm that they have read, and shall abide by, these Terms and Conditions.
In the event a Participant indicates, while entering an address, that he/she is a resident of either Assam, Odisha, Sikkim, Nagaland, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh such Participant will not be permitted to proceed to sign up for any match in the paid version of the Contest as described below.
Once the Participants have entered the above information, and clicked on the "register" tab, and such Participants are above the age of 18 years, they are sent an email confirming their registration and containing their login information.
As part of its services, Vijayi Bhawa may make available the contest(s) on the Vijayi Bhawa platform.
Currently, following contests are made available on Vijayi Bhawa platform: 1) A fantasy cricket game, 2) A fantasy football game. Individual users wishing to participate in the such contest ("Participants") are invited to create their own fantasy teams ("Team/s") consisting of real life cricketers, footballers (as applicable) involved in the real-life cricket/football (as applicable), series or tournament (each a "Sport Event") to which the fantasy game relates. Vijayi Bhawa offers its platform to Participants for fantasy game Contest(s) being created relating to each Sport Event, and Participants can participate in such Contest(s) with their Teams
Depending upon the circumstances of each match, the participants can edit their teams till the official match start time as declared by the officials of the Sport Event or adjusted deadline, as specified below.
Vijayi Bhawa reserves the right to abandon a specific round or adjust the deadline of a round in certain specific, uncertain scenarios, which are beyond Vijayi Bhawa’s reasonable control, including but not limited to the ones’ mentioned herein below:Actual match start time is before the official deadline:
Vijayi Bhawa shall endeavor to send communications through emails and/or SMS communication, about any such change as is contemplated in the aforementioned paragraphs to keep the User updated.
Teams are awarded points on the basis of the real life cricketers', footballers (as applicable) performances at the end of a designated match, match or tournament of the Contest(s). The Participant(s) whose Team(s) have achieved the highest aggregate score(s) in the Contest(s) shall be declared winners ("Winners"). In certain pre-specified Contests, there may be more than one Winner and distribution of prizes to such Winners will be in increasing order of their Team's aggregate score at the end of the designated match(s) of the Contests.
The Contest(s) across the Vijayi Bhawa Services shall, in addition to the Terms and Conditions, rules and regulations mentioned herein, be governed by: "Fantasy Rules" available at ‘How To Play’ page.
Currently, there are paid versions of the Contest(s) made available on Vijayi Bhawa platform. Users may participate in the Contest(s) by paying the -designated amount as provided on the relevant Contest page. The ‘pre-designated amount’ means and includes pre-determined platform fee for accessing Vijayi Bhawa services and pre-determined participant's contribution towards prize money pool. The Participant with the highest aggregate points at the end of the pre-determined match shall be eligible to win a pre-designated prize which is disbursed out of prize money pool, as stated on the relevant Contest(s) page
A Participant may create different Teams for participation in Contest(s) in relation to a Sport Event across the Vijayi Bhawa Services. However, unless Vijayi Bhawa specifies otherwise in relation to any Contest ("Multiple Entry Contest"), Participants acknowledge and agree that they may enter only one Team in any Contest offered in relation to a Sport Event. In case of Multiple Entry Contest(s), a Participant may enter more than one Team in a single Multiple Entry Contest. In addition, it is expressly clarified that Vijayi Bhawa may, from time to time, restrict the maximum number of Teams that may be created by a single User account (for each format of the contest) or which a single User account may enter in a particular Multiple Entry Contest, in each case to such number as determined by Vijayi Bhawa in its sole discretion
Participants shall pay a pre-designated amount for participating in the contest(s) being created on the Vijayi Bhawa platform. In the event a Participant indicates, while entering an address, that he/she is a resident of either Assam, Odisha, Sikkim, Nagaland, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh such Participant will not be permitted to proceed to sign up for the match or contest and may not participate in any paid version of the Contest(s).
In two members and above public contests, where all participants have entered the contest with the exact same teams, including the captain and vice-captain in such event, contest prize money shall be equally divided amongst all participants and the amount shall be deposited in the Vijayi Bhawa winning account of all participants and the remaining amount shall be credited in the Cash Bonus account of such participants. In the event a user is found to be violating this policy, the Company reserves the right to initiate appropriate action against such users as it deems fit, which shall also include forfeiture of the Cash Bonus Amount.
In Starting Lineup Feature : Purpose of indicating a player's inclusion in final starting lineup is only to provide information and assist a user in selecting his/her team on Vijayi Bhawa. While indicating a Player's inclusion in the starting lineup is given by Vijayi Bhawa on the basis of information/data received through feed providers, publicly available information. Users are advised to do a thorough research of their own from official sources and/or other available sources of information. Vijayi Bhawa, shall not take any liability, if a player earlier indicated as 'Playing' does not play or start for any reason whatsoever.
Substitutes on the field will not be awarded points for any contribution they make. However, 'Concussion and COVID-19 Substitutes' will be awarded points awarded four (4) points for making an appearance in a match and will be awarded points for any contribution they make as per the Fantasy Points System (w.e.f Nov 25 2019).
Vijayi Bhawa may obtain the score feed and other information required for the computation and tabulation of fantasy points from third party service provider(s) and/or official website of the match organiser. In the rare event that any error in the computation or tabulation of fantasy points, selection of winners, abandonment of a match etc., as a result of inaccuracies in or incompleteness of the feed provided by the third party service provider and/or official website of the match organiser comes to its attention, Vijayi Bhawa shall use best efforts to rectify such error prior to the distribution of prizes. However, Vijayi Bhawa hereby clarifies that it relies on the accuracy and completeness of such third party score/statistic feeds and does not itself warrant or make any representations concerning the accuracy thereof and, in any event, shall take no responsibility for inaccuracies in computation and tabulation of fantasy points or the selection of winners as a result of any inaccurate or incomplete scores/statistics received from such third party service provider. Users and Participants agree not to make any claim or raise any complaint against Vijayi Bhawa in this respect.
Winners will be decided on the basis of the scores of the Teams in a designated match (which may last anywhere between one day and an entire tournament) of the Contest(s). The Participant(s) owning the Team(s) with the highest aggregate score in a particular match shall be declared the Winner(s). In certain pre-specified Contests, Vijayi Bhawa may declare more than one Winner and distribute prizes to such Winners in increasing order of their Team's aggregate score at the end of the designated match of the Contest. The contemplated number of Winners and the prize due to each Winner in such Contest shall be as specified on the Contest page prior to the commencement of the Contest.
Participants creating Teams on behalf of any other Participant or person shall be disqualified.
In the event of a tie, the winning Participants shall be declared Winners and the prize shall be equally divided among such Participants. Vijayi Bhawa shall not be liable to pay any prize if it is discovered that the Winner(s) have not abided by these Terms and Conditions, and other rules and regulations in relation to the use of the Vijayi Bhawa, Contest, "Fantasy Rules", etc
Winners shall be contacted by Vijayi Bhawa or the third party conducting the Contest on the e-mail address provided at the time of registration. The verification process and the documents required for the collection of prizes shall be detailed to the Winners at this stage. As a general practice, winners will be required to provide following documents:
Vijayi Bhawa shall not permit a Winner to withdraw his/her prize(s)/accumulated winnings unless the above-mentioned documents have been received and verified within the time-period stipulated by Vijayi Bhawa. The User represents and warrants that the documents provided in the course of the verification process are true copies of the original documents to which they relate.
Participants are required to provide proper and complete details at the time of registration. Vijayi Bhawa shall not be responsible for communications errors, commissions or omissions including those of the Participants due to which the results may not be communicated to the Winner
The list of Winners shall be posted on a separate web-page on the Vijayi Bhawa. The winners will also be intimated by email.
In the event that a Participant has been declared a Winner on the above mentioned web-page but has not received any communication from Vijayi Bhawa, such Participant may contact Vijayi Bhawa within the time specified on the webpage.
Only those Winners who successfully complete the verification process and provide the required documents within the time limit specified by Vijayi Bhawa shall be permitted to withdraw/receive their accumulated winnings (or any part thereof). Vijayi Bhawa shall not entertain any claims or requests for extension of time for submission of documents. Vijayi Bhawa shall scrutinize all documents submitted and may, at its sole and absolute discretion, disqualify any Winner from withdrawing his accumulated winnings (or any part thereof) on the following matchs:
All prizes shall be subject to deduction of tax (TDS) as per the Income Tax Act 1961. The TDS rate prescribed by the Government of India with respect to any prize money amount that is in excess of Rs. 10,000/- is 30%. TDS of 30% shall be deducted on Net Winnings ( prize money amount - contest entry amount - cash bonus). In case of any revisions by the Government of India to the aforementioned rate in the future, TDS will be deducted by Vijayi Bhawa in accordance with the then current prescribed TDS rate. Winners will be provided TDS certificates in respect of such tax deductions. The Winners shall be responsible for payment of any other applicable taxes, including but not limited to, income tax, gift tax, etc. in respect of the prize money.
The decision of Vijayi Bhawa with respect to the awarding of prizes shall be final, binding and non-contestable. Participants playing the paid formats of the Contest(s) confirm that they are not residents of any of the following Indian states - Assam, Odisha, Sikkim, Nagaland, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh. If it is found that a Participant playing the paid formats of the Contest(s) is a resident of any of the abovementioned states, Vijayi Bhawa shall disqualify such Participant and forfeit any prize won by such Participant. Further Vijayi Bhawa may, at its sole and absolute discretion, suspend or terminate such Participant's account with Vijayi Bhawa. Any amount remaining unused in the User's Game Account or Winnings Account on the date of deactivation or deletion shall be reimbursed to the User by an online transfer to the User's bank account on record with Vijayi Bhawa, subject to the processing fee (if any) applicable on such transfers as set out herein
If it is found that a Participant playing the paid formats of the Contest(s) is under the age of eighteen (18), Vijayi Bhawa shall be entitled, at its sole and absolute discretion, to disqualify such Participant and forfeit his/her prize. Further, Vijayi Bhawa may, at its sole and absolute discretion, suspend or terminate such Participant's account.
To the extent permitted by law, Vijayi Bhawa makes no representations or warranties as to the quality, suitability or merchantability of any prizes and shall not be liable in respect of the same.
Vijayi Bhawa may, at its sole and absolute discretion, vary or modify the prizes being offered to winners. Participants shall not raise any claim against Vijayi Bhawa or question its right to modify such prizes being offered, prior to closure of the Contest.
Vijayi Bhawa will not bear any responsibility for the transportation or packaging of prizes to the respective winners. Vijayi Bhawa shall not be held liable for any loss or damage caused to any prizes at the time of such transportation.
The Winners shall bear the shipping, courier or any other delivery cost in respect of the prizes, unless mentioned otherwise.
The Winners shall bear all transaction charges levied for delivery of cash prizes, unless mentioned otherwise.
All prizes are non-transferable and non-refundable. Prizes cannot be exchanged / redeemed for cash or kind. No cash claims can be made in lieu of prizes in kind.
Acceptance of a prize by the Winner constitutes permission for Vijayi Bhawa, and its affiliates to use the Winner's name, likeness, voice and comments for advertising and promotional purposes in any media worldwide for purposes of advertising and trade without any further permissions or consents and / or additional compensation whatsoever. The Winners further undertake that they will be available for promotional purposes as planned and desired by Vijayi Bhawa without any charge. The exact dates remain the sole discretion of Vijayi Bhawa. Promotional activities may include but not be limited to press events, internal meetings and ceremonies/functions
If it comes to the notice of Vijayi Bhawa that any governmental, statutory or regulatory compliances or approvals are required for conducting any Contest(s) or if it comes to the notice of Vijayi Bhawa that conduct of any such Contest(s) is prohibited, then Vijayi Bhawa shall withdraw and / or cancel such Contest(s) without prior notice to any Participants or winners of any Contest(s). Users agree not to make any claim in respect of such cancellation or withdrawal of the Contest or Contest it in any manner.