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Privacy Policy

The statement highlights our privacy practices regarding Personal Information that we collect and store about you through this website and also for those Personal Information that you provide us while participating in our events and campaigns.

I. Personal Information we collect and process and how we use it

I.1 Personal Information that we process

For the purposes of this privacy statement, 'Personal Information' is any data which relates to an individual who may be identified from that data, or from a combination of a set of data, and other information which is in possession of e-Pragati.

In general, you may browse our website without providing any Personal Information about yourself. However, we collect certain information such as

(a) Information that you provide via our website, including information you provide when you register on our website e.g. name, email address, designation, company, country and telephone number.

(b) Information about your computer and about your visits to and use of this Site, such as your Internet Protocol (IP) address, demographics, your computers operating system, and browser type and information collected via cookies.

I.2. Use of your Personal Information

We use your Personal Information for the following purposes :

(a) to provide better usability, troubleshooting and site maintenance

(b) to understand which parts of the website are visited and how frequently

(c) to create your user ID

(d) to identify you once you register on our website

(e) to contact you and respond to your questions or requests

(f) to provide access to desirable content based on your preferences

(g) to process job application and alumni related requests, more details about which are available on corresponding portals of this website.

I.3. Legal basis of the processing

We share personal data among e-Pragati controlled affiliates and subsidiaries. We also share personal data with vendors working on our behalf for the purposes described in this statement. For example, companies we've hired to assist in protecting and securing our systems and services may need access to personal data to provide those functions.

We usually do not share other personal data collected from the websites with other third parties. However, this may happen if :

(a) You request or authorize us to do so.

(b) We need to comply with applicable law or respond to valid legal process.

(c) We need to operate and also maintain the security of this website, including to prevent or stop an attack on our computer systems or networks.

We process your Personal Information when it is necessary for the purposes of a legitimate interest pursued by us or a third party (when these interests are not overridden by your data protection rights). This applies in the following circumstances :

(a) to identify you once you register on our website.

(b) to contact you and respond to your questions or requests.

(c) to understand which parts of the website are visited and how frequently and

(d) to provide access to desirable content based on your preferences.

II. Consequences of not providing Personal Information

If you choose not to provide your Personal Information that is mandatory to process your request, we may not be able to provide the corresponding service.

III. Data recipients, transfer, and disclosure of Personal Information:

e-Pragati does not share your Personal Information with third parties for marketing purposes without seeking your prior permission.

We share your Personal Information within

(a) e-Pragati or with any of its subsidiaries

(b) Business partners

(c) Service vendors

(d) Authorized third-party agents or Contractors

In general, e-PragatiAuthority, domiciled in Vijayawada, is the data controller processing your Personal Information. Please contact us as set out below if you would like to obtain a copy of the methods used. When required, e-Pragati discloses Personal Information to external law enforcement bodies or regulatory authorities, in order to comply with legal obligations.

IV. Access, correction, objection of your Personal Information:

You have the right to access, correct, delete or transfer your Personal Information that we hold, including your profile and preferences. You also have the right to object to certain processing and, where we have asked for your consent to process your Personal Information, to withdraw this consent. Where we process your Personal Information because we have a legitimate interest in doing so (as explained above), you also have a right to object to this. These rights may be limited in some situations -for example, where we can demonstrate that we have a legal requirement to process your Personal Information.

You can assert your rights in the corresponding sections where such information was provided or by contacting us at contact@e-Pragati.in.

V. Data security

e-Pragati adopts reasonable and appropriate security practices and procedures including administrative, physical security and technical controls in order to safeguard your Personal Information.

VI. Data retention

Personal Information will not be retained for a period more than necessary to fulfill the purposes outlined in this privacy statement, unless a longer retention period is required by law or for directly related legitimate business purposes.

VII. Linked websites

e-Pragati provides links to third-party websites and services. We encourage you to read the privacy statements of such websites before providing any personal information to them. We do not take responsibility for the opinions of third parties expressed on or through our Sites.

VIII. How to contact us

If you have any questions regarding our privacy practices or this privacy statement, please contact us at :

Contact address:

3rd Floor NTR Administrative Block, Pandit Nehru Bus Station,

NH-65, Vijayawada-520001, Andhra Pradesh, India.

Email: contact@e-pragati.in

IX. Updates to this privacy statement

e-Pragati may change the data privacy practices and update this privacy statement as and when the need arises, and the same will be made available on the website. But our commitment to protect the privacy of website users will continue to remain.

This policy provides the requirements associated with the implementation of IT-Security related controls to mitigate associated risks such as :

Information being corrupted and/or destroyed

a. Computer performance being disrupted and/or degraded

b. Productivity losses being incurred

c. Exposure to financial and reputational risk

1. Network Equipment and Management

Network equipment is tightly secured to hinder tampering at e-Pragati. This includes all active network devices and all network management facilities are placed in well secured areas. Access to active network devices and management facilities is only given upon authorization and authentication.

2. Access management

The Data Security framework which is established in e-Pragati focuses on building a strong foundation by having underlying data security controls and processes. Access management is the coordination between people, process and technology which provides the right people access to the right IT services.

At e-PragatiAccess management consists of five primary activities :

a. Requesting access

At e-Pragati we assess and scrutinizes the access requirements and the level of access including the organizational appropriateness of the access request.

b. Approving access requests

All access requests are being approved automatically with different approval levels.

c. Provisioning access

Provisioning access automatically at the appropriate level.

d. Revoking access

Access is revoked when the associated identity no longer requires that access to perform their role with in e-Pragati.

e. Governing access

Access reviews are conducted every month, appropriate to the criticality of the system and the classification of the information within the system

The information security policy, and hence this IT-Security policy as part of it, applies to all parties operating within the e-Pragati network environment or utilizing information assets and resources. No employee is exempt from this policy. Any person, subject to this policy, who fails to comply with the provisions as set out above or any amendment thereto, shall be subjected to appropriate disciplinary or legal action in accordance with the e-Pragati disciplinary procedures.

For more details on IT security policy please contact us on contact@e-pragati.in

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Links to external websites : Links to other websites that have been included on this website are provided for public convenience only. Office of the ePragati authority, Andhra Pradesh, India is not responsible for the contents or reliability of linked websites and does not necessarily endorse the view expressed within them. We cannot guarantee the availability of such linked pages. Also, we have no control over the availability/content of links to external websites. Links to Our Website by other websites: We do not object to you linking directly to the information that is hosted on this website and no prior permission is required for the same. However, we would like you to inform us about any links provided to this website so that you can be informed of any changes. Also, we do not permit our pages to be loaded into frames on your site.