Terms & Conditions

The Mines & Geology Department, Sikkim has reserves the rights to change these terms and conditions at any time by posting changes online. Your continued use of this site after changes are posted constitutes your acceptance of this agreement as modified. You agree to use this website only for lawful purposes, and in a manner which does not infringe the rights, or restrict, or inhibit the use and enjoyment of the site by any third party. You may download, display or print information from this website solely for non-commercial personal use. The website may contain or reference trademarks, patents, proprietary information, technologies, products, processes or other proprietary rights of Mines & Geology Department, Sikkim and/or other parties. No license to or right in any such trademarks, patents, trade secrets, technologies, products, processes and other proprietary rights of Mines & Geology Department, Sikkim and/or other parties is granted to or conferred upon you. While Mines & Geology Department, Sikkim uses reasonable efforts to include accurate and up to date information in the website, we makes no warranties or representations with respect to the content of the website, which is provided “as is”. Mines & Geology Department, Sikkim accepts no responsibility or liability whatsoever arising from or in any way connected with the use of this website or its content. In particular, Mines & Geology Department, Sikkim will not be liable for the accuracy, completeness, adequacy, timeliness, or comprehensiveness of the information contained on the website. Mines & Geology Department, Sikkim also assumes no responsibility, and shall not be liable for, any damages to, or viruses/bugs that may infect, your computer equipment or other property on account of your access to, use of, or browsing in the website or your downloading of any materials, data, text, images, or audio from the website. The Information on the website may contain technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. Mines & Geology Department, Sikkim reserves the right to make changes, corrections and/or improvements to the Information, and to the programmes described in such information, at any time without notice. Because Mines & Geology Department, Sikkim has no control over and does not endorse any of the sites to which the website is linked and because Mines & Geology Department, Sikkim has not reviewed any or all of the sites to which the website is linked, you acknowledge that Mines & Geology Department, Sikkim are not responsible for the content of any off-Site pages or any other sites linked to the website. Your linking to the website, off-Site pages or other sites is at your own risk and without the permission of Mines & Geology Department, Sikkim. Although Mines & Geology Department, Sikkim may from time to time monitor or review posts, transactions, bulletin boards on the website, Mines & Geology Department, Sikkim are under no obligation to do so and assumes no responsibility or liability arising from the content of any such locations nor for any error, defamation, libel, slander, omission, falsehood, obscenity, pornography, profanity, danger, or inaccuracy contained in any information within such locations on the website. You are prohibited from posting or transmitting any unlawful, threatening, libellous, defamatory, obscene, scandalous, inflammatory, pornographic, or profane material or any material that could constitute or encourage conduct that would be considered a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise violate any law. The Mines & Geology Department, Sikkim will fully cooperate with any law enforcement authorities or court order requesting or directing them to disclose the identity of anyone posting any such information or materials.

Copyright Restrictions

Commercial use or publication of all or any item displayed is strictly prohibited without prior authorization from Mines & Geology Department, Sikkim. Nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring any license by Mines & Geology Department, Sikkim to use any item displayed. Documents may be copied for personal use only on the condition that copyright and source indications are also copied, no modifications are made and the document is copied entirely. However, some documents and photos have been published on this site with the permission of the relevant copyright owners. All rights are reserved on these documents and permission to copy them must be requested from the copyright owners (the sources are indicated within these documents/photographs). Mines & Geology Department, Sikkim takes no responsibility for the content of external Internet sites. Other websites that we link to are owned and operated by third parties and Mines & Geology Department, Sikkim has no control over them. The fact that we include links to other websites does not mean that Mines & Geology Department, Sikkim approves of or endorses any other third party website or the content of that website. We accept no liability for any statements, information, products or services that are published on or are accessible through any websites owned or operated by third parties. Any communication or material that you transmit to, or post on, any public area of the website including any data, questions, comments, suggestions, or the like, is, and will be treated as, non-confidential and non-proprietary information. Anything you transmit or post becomes the property of Mines & Geology Department, Sikkim and/or its affiliates and may be used for any purpose, including, but not limited to, reproduction, disclosure, transmission, publication, broadcast and posting. Furthermore, Mines & Geology Department, Sikkim is free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how, or techniques contained in any communication you send to the website for any purpose whatsoever including, but not limited to, developing, manufacturing and marketing products using such information. If there is any conflict between these terms and conditions and rules and/or specific terms of use appearing on this website relating to specific material then the latter shall prevail. These terms and conditions shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of India.