Privacy Policy

Makkala Jagriti’s privacy policy reflects our commitment to use information fairly, keep it secure, make sure it is accurate, and keep it up to date. By entering and using this website you are deemed to accept the provisions in this policy.

This policy applies to all the pages hosted on this site. It does not apply to pages hosted by Makkala Jagriti’s affiliates, linked organizations, partners, or to other organizations to which we may provide a link and whose privacy policies may differ.

Please read the following to understand how your personal information will be treated. The policy may change from time to time so please check back periodically.

Our security measures and this policy are reviewed on a regular basis. If you have any questions relating to this policy, please address them to:

The Administrator

Makkala Jagriti

No. 385, 1st Floor, 6th Cross,
BTS Main Road, Wilson Garden,
Bangalore 560 027
Phone- 080 22111535

If you are not satisfied with our response to your concern: you may wish to contact the Chairperson’s Office.

What information do we collect?

We collect personal information as volunteered by you in registration forms, subscriptions, campaigns and e-actions. However, you can access our web site without disclosing any of your personal data. Makkala Jagriti may also collects the following (non-identifying) information – country from where you access; pages you access; number of unique visitors & returning visitors;

Makkala Jagriti may place internet ‘cookies’ on your hard drive. These cookies may save data about you such as your name and the pages of the website that you viewed. You may decline, disable or delete the internet cookies while visiting the website by activating the relevant browser setting. However, doing so may affect the website functionality.

How is your information used?

Makkala Jagriti uses the information to help us understand more about how volunteers and supporters use our site and to make improvements. We also use the information for marketing purposes such as sending you our e-newsletter. If you have subscribed to the Makkala Jagriti e-newsletter you will receive it by email on a periodic basis.

Does Makkala Jagriti share your information?

The information you provide will not be sold or rented nor will it be shared with third parties unless we have your permission, are required to disclose the information by law, or in the following circumstances:

  • With your permission, Makkala Jagriti may also share your information with other organizations with similar aims and objectives.
  • From time to time we encourage site visitors to take e-actions, which we run in partnership with allied organizations. While such e-actions will be hosted by this website, all personal data submitted through the e-action may be collected by our allies and shared between Makkala Jagriti, our allies and their partners. Information passed to Makkala Jagriti from allied organizations will be subject to the Privacy Policy described above.
  • The disclosure of your personal information discussed above may involve the transfer of that information outside of India.

How secure is the information you give us?

Makkala Jagriti uses industry standard efforts to safeguard the confidentiality of your personally identifiable information, such as firewalls and Secure Socket Layers. We make every effort to protect the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information under our control. However, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100 percent secure.

How do you opt out of receiving messages from Makkala Jagriti?

We will only send you emails if you have given us permission to contact you about Makkala Jagriti’s work. We do not send out random, untargeted emails (spam). Any emails we send you will enable you to opt-out of receiving further emails from us.

This Privacy Policy was last updated on 24 February 2014.