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TERMS & CONDITIONS
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Though all efforts have been made to ensure the accuracy and currency of the content on this website, the same should not be construed as a statement of law or used for any legal purposes. In case of any ambiguity or doubts, users are advised to verify/check with the Food, Civil Supplies & Consumer Affairs Department and/or other source(s), and to obtain appropriate professional advice.
Under no circumstances will Food, Civil Supplies & Consumer Affairs Department be liable for any expense, loss or damage including, without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any expense, loss or damage whatsoever arising from use, or loss of use, of data, arising out of or in connection with the use of this website.
These terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the Indian Laws. Any dispute arising under these terms and conditions shall be subject to the jurisdiction of the courts of India.
REGIONAL LANGUAGE POLICY
Though all efforts have been made to ensure the accuracy of the content in regional languages on this Portal, the same should not be construed as a statement of law or used for any legal purposes. For any discrepancy in the regional language content you may refer to the original English content. For any error in language, you may report the same through the online feedback form.
NIC accepts no responsibility in relation to the accuracy, completeness, usefulness or otherwise, of the contents. In no event will the Government or NIC be liable for any expense, loss or damage including, without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any expense, loss or damage whatsoever arising from use, or loss of use, of data, arising out of or in connection with the use of this Portal.
This website of Food, Civil Supplies & Consumer Affairs Department is being maintained for information purposes only. Even though every effort is taken to provide accurate and up to date information, officers making use of the circulars posted on the website are advised to get in touch with the Food, Civil Supplies & Consumer Affairs Department whenever there is any doubt regarding the correctness of the information contained therein. In the event of any conflict between the contents of the circulars on the website and the hard copy of the circulars issued by Food, Civil Supplies & Consumer Affairs Department, the information in the hard copy should be relied upon and the matter shall be brought to the notice of the Food, Civil Supplies & Consumer Affairs Department.