NACH BALIYE 6

 

RULES FOR VOTING

 

 

These rules for voting (“Terms and Conditions”) shall be binding  on each viewer (“Viewer”) , in India, United States of America (“USA”) ,United Kingdom (“UK”),Middle East, and South Africa (“Territory”) who voluntarily desire to participate in the Voting Mechanism (as defined hereunder) of  the program titled Nach Baliye 6  (“Program”) produced by Star India Private Limited (“STAR India”) aired on STAR Plus (“Channel”)

 

If you do not agree to be bound or cannot comply with any of the Terms, please do not continue. Your act of voting and /or participating in the Voting Mechanism as detailed below shall be deemed to be your absolute agreement to the Terms, Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and User Generated Content of STAR India as prescribed from time to time. The Voting Mechanism shall be governed by the Principal Rules and General Rules stated herein below and all Viewers as requested herein unconditionally accept and agree to comply with and abide by the same.

 

The Privacy Policy available here at  www.starplus.in shall govern all usage of any Personal Information (defined below) gathered under or pursuant to this voting process by STAR India (defined below).The Voting Mechanism shall be governed by the Principal Rules and General Rules stated herein.


 

 

I.                   Principal Rules

 

The following are the Principal Rules for Voting Mechanism (defined below) for the Program on the Channel conducted by STAR India:

 

1.                  The Program is a dance show wherein a couple consisting of one (1) male and one (1) female (hereinafter referred to as “Jodi(s)”) will compete against the other Jodi(s). A total of 11(eleven) Jodi(s) shall compete in the Program.

 

2.                  The Program is divided into (i) “Jodi Performance episodes” and (ii) “Reality episodes”.It is clarified that the Reality Episodes shall commence only from the first week of the Program, i.e. from Nov 9, 2013 onwards.

 

3.                  The Voting Mechanism (as detailed in clause 4) will open and end for the episodes of the Program, as detailed herein below, in the Territories (“Period”).During the Period / the viewers in the Territories (“Viewers/Voters”) can vote for their favourite Jodi(s) and /or if they liked the performance of any and all Jodis .

 

NACH BALIYE -6 FORMAT

 

Week

Date

Day

Performances

No Of Jodis At The End Of Episode

Voting

     India

UK (UKT)

USA(ET)

Middle East(UAE)

South Africa(CAT)

 

Start time

End time

Start time

End time

Start time

End time

Start time

End time

Start time

End time

2

 16th 17th Nov, 2013

Sat

 11 Jodis perform and scoring

11

11 couples up for voting

 16th Nov, 2013, sat, 9 PM(IST)

 18th Nov 2013,Monday 09:00 a.m

5th Jan, Sat, 9 Pm

6th Jan, Sun 6:30 pm

5th Jan, Sat, 9 Pm

6th Jan, Sun 1:30 Pm

5th Jan, Sat, 9 Pm

6th Jan, Sun 10:30 Pm

5th Jan, Sat, 9 Pm

6th Jan, Sun 8:30 PM

3

 23rd 24th Nov, 2013

Sat

Elimination + 10 Jodis

10

10 couples up for voting

 23rd Nov, 2013, sat, 9 PM(IST)

 25th Nov, 2013 Monday 09:00 a.m

12th Jan, Sat, 9 Pm

13th Jan, Sun 6:30 pm

12th Jan, Sat, 9 Pm

13th Jan, Sun 1:30 Pm

12th Jan, Sat, 9 Pm

13th Jan, Sun 10:30 Pm

12th Jan, Sat, 9 Pm

13th Jan, Sun 8:30 PM

4

30th Nov 1st Dec2013

Sat

Elimination + 9 Jodis

9

9 couples up for voting

 30th Nov, 2013, sat, 9 PM (IST)

2nd Nov, 2013  Monday 2013 09:00 am  

19th Jan, Sat, 9 Pm

20th Jan, Sun 6:30 pm

19th Jan, Sat, 9 Pm

20th Jan, Sun 1:30 Pm

19th Jan, Sat, 9 Pm

20th Jan, Sun 10:30 Pm

19th Jan, Sat, 9 Pm

20th Jan, Sun 8:30 PM

5

7th & 8th Dec Dec,13

Sat

Elimination + 8 Jodis

 

  8  couples up for voting

  7th Nov 2013, sat, 9 pm

 9th Nov 2013, Monday 9 am

26th Jan, Sat, 9 Pm

27th Jan, Sun 6:30 am

26th Jan, Sat, 9 Pm

27th Jan, Sun 1:30 am

26th Jan, Sat, 9 Pm

27th Jan, Sun 10:30 am

26th Jan, Sat, 9 Pm

27th Jan, Sun 8:30 AM

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

6

 14th 15th Dec 2013 ,13

Sat

Elimination + 7 jodis

7 jodis

 7 couples up for voting

14th Dec 2013 sat, 9 pm

16th Dec, Monday 9 a.m

2 Feb , Sat, 9 Pm

3 Feb, Sun 6:30 Am

2 Feb , Sat, 9 Pm

3 Feb, Sun 1:30 Am

2 Feb , Sat, 9 Pm

3 Feb  Sun 10:30 Am

2 Feb , Sat, 9 Pm

3 Feb  Sun 8:30 AM

 

 

 

 

7 couples up for voting

3 feb Sun, 9 Pm

4 feb, Mon, 12 Noon

3 Feb , Sat, 9 Pm

4 Feb, Sun 6:30 Am

3 Feb , Sat, 9 Pm

 4 Feb, Sun 1:30 Am

 3 Feb , Sat, 9 Pm

4  Feb  Sun 10:30 Am

3 Feb , Sat, 9 Pm

4 Feb  Sun 8:30 AM

7

 21st Dec 2013

Sat

  7 performance + 1 elimination  

6

NO VOTING

 22nd Dec 2013

sun

6 Wild Card entries – Selection of 2 wild card to enter the competition

6+2

8

28th Dec,13

sat

8 performance

8

  8 couples up for voting

  28th Dec Sat, 9 Pm

 30th Dec 2013 9 am, 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

29th Dec, 2013

Sunday

8 performances

8 (NO ELIMINATION)

9

 4th January

sat

8 Performances - 1 couple eliminated

7

7 Couples Up For Voting

4th January, 9 Pm

6th Jan, Mon, 9 a.m

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

5th January 2013

sun

7 Performances

7

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

10

11th January,13

sat

7  Performances - 1 couple eliminated

6

6 Couples Up For Voting

 11th January, Saturday 9 Pm

 13th January , Mon, 9 am

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

12th January,13

sun

6 Performances

6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

11

 18th January,13

sat

6  Performances - 1 eliminated

5

5 Couples Up For Voting

18th January Monday   , 9 Pm

20th January, Mon, 9 am

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

19th January,13

sun

5 Performances

5

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

12

 25thh January,13

sat

5  Performances - 1 eliminated

4

4 Couples Up For Voting

25th january, Saturday 9 Pm

27th january, Mon,       9 am

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

26th January,13

sun

4  Performances

4

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

13

1st Feb,13

sat

 Grand Finale

3

 WINNER

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

4.                  The Voting Mechanism for the Period within each of the Territories is as provided below:

 

A.    INDIA

 

I.       MISSED CALL:

 

(i)                 To vote the Viewers shall through their landlines/mobile numbers dial the unique number of Jodi(s) for who they want to vote their and give them a missed call. The unique number for each of the Jodi(s) shall be as follow:

 

 

 

Bruna - Omar: 1800 120 2301

Kanika - Ankur: 1800 120 2302
Vinod - Raksha: 1800 120 2303
Lata - Sanjeev: 1800 120 2304
Kiku - Priyanka: 1800 120 2305
Ripu - Shivangee: 1800 120 2306
Ridhi - Raqesh: 1800 120 2307
Raju - Shikha: 1800 120 2308
Gurmeet-Debina:  1800 120 2309
Yash - Amrapali: 1800 120 2310
Rithvik - Asha: 1800 120 2311

 

(ii)               The votes of the Viewers shall be deemed to be received when subsequent to the Viewer giving a missed call, he/she will hear recorded message saying “Thank you for voting”.

 

(iii)              It is clarified that each Viewer can give only 1(one) vote by way of a missed call for a particular Jodi from one landline/mobile number. Viewer(s) shall be free to vote for multiple Jodis simultaneously during the Period.

 

(iv)             Votes sent after the Period will not be considered and shall be deemed null and void without requirement of any further intimation by STAR India.

 

II.       INTERNET

 

(i)                 To vote for the Jodi(s) the Viewers during the Period may,

 

-                      log on to the official website/page of the Program on www.starplus.in(“Website”)  by following the instructions specified therein

 

OR

 

-                      log on to the link/page of the Program on Facebook /Gmail/MSN by following the instructions specified therein.

 

(ii)               It is clarified that a Viewer can vote only 1(one) time for a particular Jodi through a specific/particular email address. However the Viewer can vote for other Jodi(s) simultaneously through the same email address.  

 

(iii)             For sake of clarity before Voting the Viewer shall be mandatorily required to fill in some personal details (for eg : age, country of residence,etc) (“Personal Information”). Any unclear/incorrect/incomplete information, including but not limited to typing wrong characters shall be considered invalid and deemed null and void. For the avoidance of doubt, by submitting the votes the Viewer(s) is representing that the entry or contents thereof are not confidential or comprise any sensitive Personal Information

 

(iv)             The vote of the Viewer(s) through the Internet will be deemed to be received when the session is completed and the Viewer receives a thank you message.

 

(v)               If any costs are incurred by the Viewer to participate in the voting process shall be solely borne by the Viewer.

 

(vi)             Votes received by STAR India after Period will not be considered and shall be deemed null and void without requirement of any further intimation by STAR India.

 

 

B.     USA, UK MIDDLE EAST AND SOUTH AFRICA

 

I.                   INTERNET

 

(i)                 To vote for the Jodi(s) the Viewers during the Period may,

 

-                      log on to the official website/page of    the Program on www.starplus.in(“Website”)  by following the instructions specified therein

 

OR

 

-                      log on to the link/page of the Program on Facebook /Gmail/MSN by following the instructions specified therein.

 

(ii)               It is clarified that a Viewer can vote only 1(one) time for a particular Jodi through a specific/particular email address. However the Viewer can vote for other Jodi(s) simultaneously through the same email address.

 

(iii)             For sake of clarity before Voting the Viewer shall be mandatorily required to fill in some personal details (for eg : age, country of residence,etc) (“Personal Information”). Any unclear/incorrect/incomplete information, including but not limited to typing wrong characters shall be considered invalid and deemed null and void. For the avoidance of doubt, by submitting the votes the Viewer(s) is representing that the entry or contents thereof are not confidential or comprise any sensitive Personal Information

 

(iv)             The vote of the Viewer(s) through the Internet will be deemed to be received when the session is completed and the Viewer receives a thank you message.

 

(v)               If any costs are incurred by the Viewer to participate in the voting process shall be solely borne by the Viewer.

 

(vi)             Votes received by STAR India after Period will not be considered and shall be deemed null and void without requirement of any further intimation by STAR India.

 

5.       The final scores of each Jodi (weekly) shall be an average of the previous week’s judges’ scores and votes received through the Voting Mechanism for the Territories. Every week, the lowest scoring Jodi gets eliminated from the Program and other remaining Jodis will be eligible to further participate in the subsequent episode(s) of the Program and/or be part of further competition in the Program, in accordance with the format of the Program.  It is further clarified that the elimination is purely based on the average of the previous week’s judges’ scores and votes received through the Voting Mechanism for the Territories. In accordance with the format of the Program, STAR India and/or the Channel shall be entitled to, at its discretion any time during the telecast of the Program re-introduce the eliminated Jodis or introduce fresh Jodis (“Wild Card Entries”), out of which 2 (two) Jodis shall be selected on the basis of average of the voting and judges’ score and shall be eligible to further compete in the Program. STAR India and/or the Channel reserve the right to modify the format of the Program and accordingly the rules for Voting Mechanism at any time, at its discretion, during the telecast of the Program.

 

6.       The Voting Mechanism will be announced during the telecast of the Program on the Channel and on the Website.

 

7.      The Viewers can cast their votes for only those Jodi(s) of the Program who have participated in that episode of the Program. Any votes sent by the Viewers for the Jodi(s) who has not participated in that particular episode due to elimination or for any other reason whatsoever or for Jodi(s) shall not be considered and shall be null and void.

 

8.      The Voting is merely to enable the Viewers to choose their favorite Jodi(s) or to vote for the performance of a particular Jodi(s) that they have liked. No winners will be declared and/or prizes distributed for the Viewers participating in the Voting Mechanism. Viewers are not entitled to make any claims in respect of this against the Channel, STAR India and /or the Program.

 

9.                  The elimination of the Jodi(s) and/or the decisions made by STAR India and/or the Channel shall be final and binding on all the Viewers and in no event shall the Viewers dispute the decision made by STAR India, Channel and/or its employees in connection to the same.

 

10.              The scores given by the judges are at their discretion and are binding.

 

11.              In the event the Jodi(s), judges, hosts or choreographers, as the case may be,   are unable to perform, attend or appear on the Program, for any reasons whatsoever, STAR India has the right to at its discretion anytime replace or bring in new Jodi(s), judges, hosts or choreographers, as deemed fit and necessary by them.

 

12.              In the event, either of the top  3 (three) Jodis that have qualified for the finals, is unable to perform in the finale, for any reason whatsoever, then STAR India reserves  the right to replace that Jodi with a subsequent Jodi, which was eliminated in pre-finals and such decision of STAR India shall be binding on all.

 


II.        General Rules

 

1.                  The Viewers interested in participating in the Voting Mechanism must be above the age of 18 (eighteen) years and a resident of India (or United Kingdom or United States of America, Middle East or South Africa, as the case maybe).

 

2.                  STAR India reserves all rights to make amendments to the existing Terms and Conditions or withdraw, change, alter, amend the Voting Mechanism, process of elimination, Terms and Conditions, Period and/or Program without giving prior notice. It shall be the sole responsibility of the Viewer(s) to check the Terms and Conditions on this Website, from time to time.

 

3.                  STAR India reserves the right to cancel and/or postpone the Program without assigning any reasons and/or without giving any prior intimation to the Viewer(s). 

 

4.                  Viewer(s) agree and acknowledge that there is no prize/gratification in voting for the Jodi(s) as detailed herein. 

 

5.                  The Terms and Conditions shall be advertised sufficiently across the Website to ensure that no Viewer is misled and understands the entire process and the costs associated completely prior to participating in the Contest.

 

6.                  In case a Viewer is found to be in non-conformance of the Terms and Conditions, Terms of Use, User Generated Content, or Privacy Policy then STAR India will disqualify the votes received from that Viewer.

 

7.                  STAR India shall not be responsible and/or liable in any manner whatsoever for any network problem, breakdown of machinery, unclear network, disruption in the network and/or the cost of the  missed call or Internet session charged by the telecom/mobile operator etc. Any dispute in connection to the above shall be settled between the subscribers/Viewers and the telecom/mobile operator directly, without involving STAR India.

 

8.                   In case of any telecom and /or network failure and /or technical failure in logging on to the official Website of the Program and/or for any reasons whatsoever, STAR India reserves the right to at its sole discretion to change the Voting Mechanism and /or cease from accepting votes of the viewers for any and /or all episodes of the Program, in any manner it may deem fit and necessary. In addition STAR India shall not be liable and /or responsible in any manner whatsoever in the event of any malfunction/fault /failure in the Voting system/Mechanism including without limitation voting system/failure in the mechanism of recording missed calls/phone lines being open /close or default /internet lines /logging on automatic acceptance of votes beyond the end time stated in these Terms and Conditions and /or informed on the Program due to technical /technological restrictions and /or due to reasons /events/incidents beyond the commercially reasonable control of STAR India.

 

9.                  Viewer(s) shall not in any circumstances make any claims against STAR India, Channel, their employees, directors and its affiliates arising out of or relating to any and all costs, injuries, losses or damages of any kind, including, without limitation due to any technical faults or directly or indirectly, to their participation or non-participation in the Voting Mechanism. If the Viewer(s) is found to be ineligible, or if they have not complied with these Terms and Conditions, the corresponding entries will be disqualified.

 

10.              Each Viewer in consideration of being given opportunity to vote , agrees that the Viewer shall hold harmless the main sponsor, if any, the Channel, STAR India, its affiliates, its group companies, their employees, officers, directors or any other person from and against any injury/damage/harm/loss/ death/ mental or emotional trauma suffered by the viewer, in any manner whatsoever in connection with the Voting and/or the Program and/or any Personal Information submitted by the Viewer and to the extent permissible under law waives all rights to file in person/ through any family member and/or third party any applications, criminal and/or civil proceedings in any courts or forum in India to claim any damages or reliefs.

 

11.              STAR India shall be responsible for ensuring that the entire Voting Mechanism shall be managed /conducted on a fair and equitable basis and in accordance with Applicable Laws. For this specific purpose STAR India, will at its sole discretion, appoint outside audit firms /companies/auditors/ Internal (as the case may be) to audit the judges scores and entire Voting procedure during the telecast of the Program  and keep updated records of the same. Such auditors and /or their representatives shall also remain present on the sets of the Program. Employees of and/or consultants of and/or persons hired on contract by STAR India and the main sponsor of the Program, if any, and the members of their immediate family are ineligible for Voting for the Program.

 

12.              By voting it is deemed that the Viewer(s) have read understood, accepted and agree to abide with all the rules and regulations of voting as set out herein and is unconditionally bound by the terms of use and privacy rules of the Program as uploaded on the Website of STAR India and /or the Program.

 

13.              STAR India is in no manner whatsoever responsible and/or shall not be held liable in any manner whatsoever, for any injury, mental trauma caused to the Viewers in any manner whatsoever or for any reason whatsoever in connection to the Program and/or any aspect related to voting. The Viewer(s)shall hold harmless the Channel, STAR India, its affiliates, its group companies, their employees, officers, directors or any other person from and against any injury/damage/harm/loss/ death/ mental or emotional trauma suffered by the Viewer(s), in any manner whatsoever in connection with the Program and/or any aspect of voting and waives all rights to file in person/ through any family member and/or third party any applications, criminal and/or civil proceedings in any courts or forum in India to claim any damages or reliefs.

 

14.              Viewer(s) acknowledges that in case any portion/clause of these Terms and Conditions is deemed invalid or becomes unenforceable or prohibited by the law of the country, such portions shall be considered divisible and shall not be part of the consideration, and the remainder of these Terms and Conditions shall be valid and binding and of like effect as though such provision was not included herein.

 

15.              The Viewer(s) shall comply with the laws of India.

 

16.              The Terms and Conditions shall be construed in accordance with the laws of India and incase of any dispute or other matter arising in reference to the voting and/or the Program shall be referred to a sole arbitrator appointed by STAR India and shall be governed by the Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996, amended from time to time. The venue for arbitration shall be Mumbai, in English language. All the costs, charges and expenses in connection to the Arbitration shall be solely borne by the Viewer who has raised the dispute.

 

17.              Subject to the provision of 16 above, the Courts having jurisdiction under the provisions of the Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996, to determine all matters which the Court is entitled to determine under the Act, including, without limitation, provision of interim relief’s under the provisions of Section 9 of the Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996, shall exclusively be the courts at Mumbai, India.