Pocket Ludo
  • Pocket Ludo is the flagship brand of EPOCKETPAY SOLUTION PRIVATE LIMITED in India.
  • Through Pocket Ludo one can play a traditional Ludo game against any real player who is online & can also play against his / her friend.
  • One can also play against computer to practice his / her moves.
Usage of Pocket Ludo
  • Any person utilizing Pocket Ludo or the Pocket Ludo App ("User") for availing the online gaming services offered therein or participating in the various contests and games, being conducted on Pocket Ludo shall be bound by these Terms and Conditions, and all other rules, regulations and terms of use referred to herein or provided by Pocket Ludo in relation to any Pocket Ludo Services.
  • Pocket Ludo shall be entitled to modify these Terms and Conditions, rules, regulations and terms of use referred to herein or provided by Pocket Ludo in relation to any Pocket Ludo Services at any time, by posting the same on Pocket Ludo app or website. Use of Pocket Ludo constitutes the User's acceptance of such Terms and Conditions, rules, regulations and terms of use referred to herein or provided by Pocket Ludo in relation to any Pocket Ludo Services, as may be amended from time to time. Pocket Ludo may also notify the user of any change or modification in these Terms and Conditions, rules, regulations and terms of use referred to herein or provided by Pocket Ludo, by way of sending an email to the User's registered email address or posting notifications in the User accounts. The User may then exercise the options provided in such an email or notification to indicate non-acceptance of the modified Terms and Conditions, rules, regulations and terms of use referred to herein or provided by Pocket Ludo. If such options are not exercised by the User within the time frame prescribed in the email or notification, the User will be deemed to have accepted the modified Terms and Conditions, rules, regulations and terms of use referred to herein or provided by Pocket Ludo
  • Certain Pocket Ludo Services being provided on Pocket Ludo may be subject to additional rules and regulations set down in that respect. To the extent that these Terms and Conditions are inconsistent with the additional
  • conditions set down, the additional conditions shall prevail.
Pocket Ludo may, at its sole and absolute discretion:
  1. Restrict, suspend, or terminate any User's access to all or any part of Pocket Ludo or Pocket Ludo Services
  2. Change, suspend, or discontinue all or any part of the Pocket Ludo Services
  3. ject, move, or remove any material that may be submitted by a User;
  4. Move or remove any content that is available on Pocket Ludo;
  5. Deactivate or delete a User's account and all related information and files on the account;
  6. Establish general practices and limits concerning use of Pocket Ludo;
  • Any person utilizing Pocket Ludo or the Pocket Ludo App ("User") for availing the online gaming services offered therein or participating in the various contests and games, being conducted on Pocket Ludo shall be bound by these Terms and Conditions, and all other rules, regulations and terms of use referred to herein or provided by Pocket Ludo in relation to any Pocket Ludo Services.
  • Pocket Ludo shall be entitled to modify these Terms and Conditions, rules, regulations and terms of use referred to herein or provided by Pocket Ludo in relation to any Pocket Ludo Services at any time, by posting the same on Pocket Ludo app or website. Use of Pocket Ludo constitutes the User's acceptance of such Terms and Conditions, rules, regulations and terms of use referred to herein or provided by Pocket Ludo in relation to any Pocket Ludo Services, as may be amended from time to time. Pocket Ludo may also notify the user of any change or modification in these Terms and Conditions, rules, regulations and terms of use referred to herein or provided by Pocket Ludo, by way of sending an email to the User's registered email address or posting notifications in the User accounts. The User may then exercise the options provided in such an email or notification to indicate non-acceptance of the modified Terms and Conditions, rules, regulations and terms of use referred to herein or provided by Pocket Ludo. If such options are not exercised by the User within the time frame prescribed in the email or notification, the User will be deemed to have accepted the modified Terms and Conditions, rules, regulations and terms of use referred to herein or provided by Pocket Ludo
  • Certain Pocket Ludo Services being provided on Pocket Ludo may be subject to additional rules and regulations set down in that respect. To the extent that these Terms and Conditions are inconsistent with the additional conditions set down, the additional conditions shall prevail.
  • Pocket Ludo may, at its sole and absolute discretion:
  • For getting any winning amount, participant may require to share his /her bank account details correctly
  • Pocket Ludo is not liable for any transaction, if details provided by the user are incorrect.
  • A participant will receive his/ her winnings in his bank account within 24-48 hrs of submitting redeem request.
  • If there is any delay in receiving the winning amount, a participant can directly contact Pocket Ludo Helpdesk.
  • Participants may also required to confirm that they have read, and shall abide by, these Terms and Conditions.
  • In the event a Participant indicates, while entering an address, that he/she is a resident of either Assam, Odisha or Telangana, such Participant will not be permitted to proceed to sign up for any round in the paid version of the Contest as described below.
  • Contest(s), Participation and Prizes
  • Any player who lose the game, will get its coins deducted at the very instant of losing the game equivalent to the playing table amount & the player who wins the game will get the winning coins in his Pocket Ludo wallet.
  • For every winning, Pocket Ludo will deduct 18 % of the winning coins as a Platform fee & GST Taxations
  • Winning coins would be immediately reflected in the winners Pocket Ludo Wallet after deduction of Pocket Ludo platform fee.
  • A participant can redeem his/ her coins into the bank account or in Paytm wallet by submitting a redeem request & by providing correct bank or Paytm details.
  • A participant can redeem coins from his / her Pocket Ludo wallet if & only if participant’s Pocket Ludo wallet has minimum of 200 coins.
  • Pocket Ludo shall not charge any processing fee for the online transfer of winning amount from user’s wallet to the User's bank account on record with Pocket Ludo. Users are requested to note that they will be required to provide correct bank details accordingly.
  • Any player who exits the game in between or not play on his turn for thrice would be considered a loser & coins would be deducted from his account & credited to winner’s wallet
  • Pocket Ludo is not liable for any network connectivity issue faced by user.
  • Pocket Ludo will give user 120 seconds ( 2 minutes ) of airtime to resettle its connectivity & completion of game.
  • Only a participant can use his/her coins in 1 on 1 mode & Friends mode. Coins would be unutilized in practice mode.
  • Legality of Game of Skill
  • Games of skill are legal, as they are excluded from the ambit of Indian gambling legislations including, the Public Gambling Act of 1867.The Indian Supreme Court in the cases of State of Andhra Pradesh v. K Satyanarayana (AIR 1968 SC 825) and KR Lakshmanan v. State of Tamil Nadu (AIR 1996 SC 1153) has held that a game in which success depends predominantly upon the superior knowledge, training, attention, experience and adroitness of the player shall be classified as a game of skill.
  • The contest described above is prominently a game of skill, once you get that number how you play involves a strategy, planning & skill. Do you move the same token over and over again until it reaches the end? Or do you move different tokens at different times to ensure that they stay safe and away from the opponent’s tokens? Or do you use your token to kill the opponent’s tokens ? How to manage your tokens on the safe points ( stars ) to let it unaffected by opponent’s token
  • Ludo is a game where lot of concentration, planning, strategy to understand opponent’s planning is required to win a game.
  • A player with good experience & understanding of ludo skills with best of strategy building skills along with excellent presence of mind can dominate.
  • Pocket Ludo therefore offers a practice mode to let all players play & test their skills before joining any paid mode,
  • Pocket Ludo highly recommends that if a player is inexperienced or not good with ludo skills then he/ she should spent lot of time playing on practice mode to enhance his /her skills as skills are really required to correctly strategize the moves after getting a number on roll of dice
  • So a participant should have a high level of skill & need to have a good strategy in order to successfully win at Ludo
  • By participating in this Contest(s), each Participant acknowledges and agrees that he/she is participating in a game of skill.
  • Eligibility
  • The Contest(s) are open only to persons above the age of 18 years.
  • The Contest(s) are open only to persons, currently residing in India.
  • Pocket Ludo may, in accordance with the laws prevailing in certain Indian states, bar individuals residing in those states from participating in the Contest(s). Currently, individuals residing in the Indian states of Assam, Odisha or Telangana may not participate in the paid version of the Contest as the laws of these states bar persons from participating in games of skill where participants are required to pay to enter.
  • Persons who wish to participate must have a valid email address.
  • Only those Participants who have successfully registered on the Pocket Ludo as well as registered prior to each round in accordance with the procedure outlined above shall be eligible to participate in the Contest and winnings
  • Payable All prizes shall be subject to deduction of tax ("TDS") as per the Income Tax Act 1961. Winners will be provided TDS certificates in respect of such tax deductions. The Winners shall be responsible for payment of any other applicable tax, including but not limited to, income tax, gift tax, etc. in respect of the prize Fantasy.
  • Miscellaneous The decision of Pocket Ludo with respect to the awarding of prizes shall be final, binding and non- contestable. Participants playing the paid formats of the Contest(s) confirm that they are not residents of any of the following Indian states - Assam, Odisha or Telangana. If it is found that a Participant playing the paid formats of the Contest(s) is a resident of any of the abovementioned states, Pocket Ludo shall disqualify such Participant and forfeit any prize won by such Participant. Further Pocket Ludo may, at its sole and absolute discretion, suspend or terminate such Participant's account with Pocket Ludo. Any amount remaining unused in the User's Game Account or Winnings Account on the date of deactivation or deletion shall be reimbursed to the User by an online transfer to the User's bank account on record with Pocket Ludo, subject to the processing fee (if any) applicable on such transfers as set out herein. If it is found that a Participant playing the paid formats of the Contest(s) is under the age of eighteen (18), Pocket Ludo shall be entitled, at its sole and absolute discretion, to disqualify such Participant and forfeit his/her prize. Further, Pocket Ludo may, at its sole and absolute discretion, suspend or terminate such Participant. All prizes are non-transferable and non-refundable. Prizes cannot be exchanged / redeemed for cash or kind. No cash claims can be made in lieu of prizes in kind.
  • General Conditions
  • If it comes to the notice of Pocket Ludo that any governmental, statutory or regulatory compliances or approvals are required for conducting any Contest(s) or if it comes to the notice of Pocket Ludo that conduct of any such Contest(s) is prohibited, then Pocket Ludo shall withdraw and / or cancel such Contest(s) without prior notice to any Participants or winners of any Contest(s). Users agree not to make any claim in respect of such cancellation or withdrawal of the Contest, or contest it in any manner.
  • Release and Limitations of Liability
  • Users shall access the Pocket Ludo Services provided on Pocket Ludo voluntarily and at their own risk. Pocket Ludo shall, under no circumstances be held responsible or liable on account of any loss or damage sustained (including but not limited to any accident, injury, death, loss of property) by Users or any other person or entity during the course of access to the Pocket Ludo Services (including participation in the Contest(s)) or as a result of acceptance of any prize.
  • By entering the Pocket Ludo and accessing the Pocket Ludo Services provided therein, Users hereby release from and agree to indemnify Pocket Ludo, and/ or any of its directors, employees, partners, associates and licensors, from and against all liability, cost, loss or expense arising out their access to the Pocket Ludo Services including (but not limited to) personal injury and damage to property and whether direct, indirect, consequential, foreseeable, due to some negligent act or omission on their part, or otherwise.
  • Pocket Ludo accepts no liability, whether jointly or severally, for any errors or omissions, whether on behalf of itself or third parties
  • Users shall be solely responsible for any consequences which may arise due to their access of Pocket Ludo Services by conducting an illegal act or due to non-conformity with these Terms and Conditions and other rules and regulations in relation to Pocket Ludo Services, including provision of incorrect address or other personal details. Users also undertake to indemnify Pocket Ludo and their respective officers, directors, employees and agents on the happening of such an event (including without limitation cost of attorney, legal charges etc.) on full indemnity basis for any loss/damage suffered by Pocket Ludo on account of such act on the part of the Users.
  • Users shall indemnify, defend, and hold Pocket Ludo harmless from any third party/entity/organization claims arising from or related to such User's engagement with the Pocket Ludo or participation in any Contest. In no event shall Pocket Ludo be liable to any User for acts or omissions arising out of or related to User's engagement with the Pocket Ludo or his/her participation in any Contest(s).
  • In consideration of Pocket Ludo allowing Users to access the Pocket Ludo Services hosted on the Pocket Ludo, to the maximum extent permitted by law, the Users waive and release each and every right or claim, all actions, causes of actions (present or future) each of them has or may have against Pocket Ludo, its respective agents, directors, officers, business associates, group companies, sponsors, employees, or representatives for all and any injuries, accidents, or mishaps (whether known or unknown) or (whether anticipated or unanticipated) arising out of the provision of Pocket Ludo Services or related to the Contests or the prizes of the Contests.
  • To the extent permitted under law, neither Pocket Ludo nor its parent/holding company, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, professional advisors, employees shall be responsible for the deletion, the failure to store, the mis-delivery, or the untimely delivery of any information or material.
  • Disclaimers
  • To the extent permitted under law, neither Pocket Ludo nor its parent/holding company, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, professional advisors, employees shall be responsible for the deletion, the failure to store, the mis-delivery, or the untimely delivery of any information or material.
  • To the extent permitted under law, Pocket Ludo shall not be responsible for any harm resulting from downloading or accessing any information or material, the quality of servers, games, products, Pocket Ludo services or sites, cancellation of competition and prizes. Pocket Ludo disclaims any responsibility for, and if a User pays for access to one of Pocket Ludo's Services the User will not be entitled to a refund as a result of, any inaccessibility that is caused by Pocket Ludo's maintenance on the servers or the technology that underlies our sites, failures of Pocket Ludo's service providers (including telecommunications, hosting, and power providers), computer viruses, natural disasters or other destruction or damage of our facilities, acts of nature, war, civil disturbance, or any other cause beyond our reasonable control. In addition, Pocket Ludo does not provide any warranty as to the content on the Pocket Ludo(s). Pocket Ludo(s) content is distributed on an "as is, as available" basis
  • Any material accessed, downloaded or otherwise obtained through Pocket Ludo is done at the User's discretion, competence, acceptance and risk, and the User will be solely responsible for any potential damage to User's computer system or loss of data that results from a User's download of any such material.
  • Pocket Ludo shall make best endeavours to ensure that the Pocket Ludo(s) is error-free and secure, however, neither Pocket Ludo nor any of its partners, licensors or associates makes any warranty that:
  • Pocket Ludo accepts no liability, whether jointly or severally, for any errors or omissions, whether on behalf of itself or third parties
  1. the Pocket Ludo(s) will meet Users' requirements,
  2. Pocket Ludo(s) will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error free
  3. the results that may be obtained from the use of Pocket Ludo(s) will be accurate or reliable; and
  4. the quality of any products, Pocket Ludo Services, information, or other material that Users purchase or obtain through Pocket Ludo(s) will meet Users' expectations
  • In case Pocket Ludo discovers any error, including any error in the determination of Winners or in the transfer of amounts to a User's account, Pocket Ludo reserves the right (exercisable at its discretion) to rectify the error in such manner as it deems fit, including through a set-off of the erroneous payment from amounts due to the User or deduction from the User's account of the amount of erroneous payment. In case of exercise of remedies in accordance with this clause, Pocket Ludo agrees to notify the User of the error and of the exercise of the remedy(ies) to rectify the same.
  • To the extent permitted under law, neither Pocket Ludo nor its partners, licensors or associates shall be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, or consequential damages arising out of the use of or inability to use our sites, even if we have been advised of the possibility of such damages
  • Any Pocket Ludo Services, events or Contest(s) being hosted or provided, or intended to be hosted or provided by Pocket Ludo and requiring specific permission or authority from any statutory authority or any state or the central government, or the board of directors shall be deemed cancelled or terminated, if such permission or authority is either not obtained or denied either before or after the availability of the relevant Pocket Ludo Services, events or Contest(s) are hosted or provided.
  • To the extent permitted under law, in the event of suspension or closure of any Services, events or Contests, Users (including Participants) shall not be entitled to make any demands, claims, on any nature whatsoever.
Taxes Payable
  • Taxes Payable All prizes shall be subject to deduction of tax ("TDS") as per the Income Tax Act 1961. As of April 1, 2018, the TDS rate prescribed by the Government of India with respect to any prize money amount that is in excess of Rs. 10,000/- is 31.2% of the total prize money amount. In case of any revisions by the Government of India to the aforementioned rate in the future, TDS will be deducted by POCKET LUDO in accordance with the then current prescribed TDS rate. The Winners shall be responsible for payment of any other applicable tax, including but not limited to, income tax, gift tax, etc. in respect of the prize money.
Cancellation Policy
  • Pocket Ludo’s focus is 100% customer satisfaction. In the event of an error in the transaction, wrongful transfers, mistaken identity, or any other issues that can be verified and proven, we will refund the money in question to the user, provided the reasons are genuine and proved after investigation. Please read the fine print on each league, contest, tournament or service we provide before paying for it, it provides all the details about the services we provide and the contest entries users purchase. In case of dissatisfaction from Pocket Ludo’s services, clients have the liberty to cancel their projects and request a refund from us. Our Policy for the cancellation and refund will be as follows:
  • For cancellations on transactions already completed please contact us via the Contact Us section on the app or the website.