Website Policies

Privacy Policy

National Hydrology Project - Website does not automatically capture any specific personal information from you, (like name, phone number or e-mail address), that allows us to identify you individually.

If the National Hydrology Project-Website requests you to provide personal information, you will be informed for the particular purposes for which the information is gathered and adequate security measures will be taken to protect your personal information.

We do not sell or share any personally identifiable information volunteered on the National Hydrology Project-Website to any third party (public/private). Any information provided to this website will be protected from loss, misuse, unauthorized access or disclosure, alteration, or destruction.

We gather certain information about the User, such as Internet protocol (IP) addresses, domain name, browser type, operating system, the date and time of the visit and the pages visited. We make no attempt to link these addresses with the identity of individuals visiting our site unless an attempt to damage the site has been detected.

Copyright Policy

Material featured on this site belongs to the National Hydrology Project and the same may be reproduced free of charge in any format or media without requiring specific permission subject to the facts that the materials are being reproduced accurately and not being used in a derogatory manner or in a misleading context. Wherever the materials are being published/issued to others, the source must be prominently acknowledged/declared. However, the permission to reproduce the materials does not extend to those materials on this site which are explicitly identified as being the copyright of a third party. Authorisation to reproduce such materialsshall be obtained from the copyright holders concerned.

Hyperlinking Policy

External Links Present on the Website: At many places in this website, you may find web-links to other websites / portals. These links have been placed for your convenience. NHP is not responsible for the contents and reliability of the linked websites and does not necessarily endorse the views expressed in them or on websites reachable through their published web-links. Mere presence of the link or its listing on this website should not be assumed as endorsement of any kind. We cannot guarantee that these links will work at all times and we have no control over availability / non-availability of these linked pages.

Links to the NHP by other websites/portals: Prior permission is required before hyperlinks are directed from any website/portal to this website. Permission for the same, stating the nature of the content on the pages from where the link has to be given and the exact language-text of the Hyperlink should be obtained by sending a request to nhp-mowr[at]gov[dot]in.

Website Monitoring Policy

Under the Website Monitoring Policy, the website is to be periodically monitored for addressing the issues of fixing bugs and correcting the incorrect information and for maintaining the quality and resolving the compatibility issues pertaining to following parameters:.

  • Functionality: All modules of the website are tested for their functionality and inter-linking compatibility issues for their smooth working.
  • Performance: All important pages of the website are tested for the download time
  • Broken Links: The website is thoroughly reviewed to rule out the presence of any broken links or errors.
  • Content: The content of the Website is monitored by the respective Subject Matter Divisions/Wings regularly. The updated content is provided from time to timeby the concerned SMDs/Wings for uploading on the Website.


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