A Public Sector Enterprise

CIN L14292TG1973GOI001660

Website Policies

  Material on this Website is subject to Copyright protection unless otherwise indicated. The material may be downloaded without requiring specific prior permission. Any other proposed use of the material is subject to the approval of Mishra Dhatu Nigam Limited(MIDHANI), Min. of Defence, Govt. of India.

Application for obtaining permission should be made to the Official E-mail: mktg[at]midhani-india[dot]in

       Content needs to be contributed by the Departments of Mishra Dhatu Nigam Limited in a consistent fashion to maintain uniformity and up-to-date information. In order that all contents posted on the website are authentic, up-to-date and latest, officers contributing the contents must check them thoroughly for authenticity and accuracy before sending the content to web information manager.

      The general content links of the website are given below. Before sending new/revised contents to the Web Information Manager (WIM) for posting in the website, all officers should adopt the procedure as indicated in the below points relating to content contribution, moderation and approval. The content on the portal goes through the entire life cycle process of:

• Approval
• Creation
• Modification
• Moderation
• Publishing

       Once the content is contributed it needs to be approved and moderated prior to being published on the Website.

  The Guidelines for Indian Government Website compliance that expired contents must not be furnished on the website. Therefore, as per the content archival policy adopted by MIDHANI, contents will be deleted from the site after its expiry date. Important content will be shifted to the archives page. The content contributors should revalidate the content periodically to ensure that expired content is not present in the website. Wherever contents are not required to be displayed, suitable advice may be sent to the web information manager for their archival. The content components like tenders and recruitment, latest news and documents are regularly reviewed as per the Content Archival Policy.

      MIDHANI website is the face of Mishra Dhatu Nigam Limited(MIDHANI),A Govt of India Enterprise, Ministry of Defence.This Website is Designed, Developed and Maintained by Mishra Dhatu Nigam Limited(MIDHANI),Hyderabad and Hosted in NIC Cloud(Meghraj) . MIDHANI is required to keep the content on the Website up-to-date and latest and hence there is a need for the Content Review Policy. All possible efforts need to be taken care on the website.to show the newest content.The website content is frequently reviewed by Web Information Manager which are to be uploaded / updated on the midhani website.


Links to MIDHANI Website by other Websites:
Prior permission is required before hyperlinks are directed from any website to MIDHANI 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 of the Hyperlink should be obtained by sending a request at Official Email: mktg[at]midhani-india[dot]in

Links to External Websites/Portals:
At many places in this Website, you shall find links to other websites/portals. These links have been placed for your convenience. MIDHANI is not responsible for the contents and reliability of the linked websites. Presence of the link or its listing on this Website should not be assumed as endorsement of any kind. We can not guarantee that these links will work all the time and we have no control over availability of linked pages.

      Mishra Dhatu Nigam Limited (MIDHANI) 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 MIDHANI Website requests you to provide personal information, you will be informed for the particular purpose for which the information is gathered and adequate security measures will be taken to protect your personal information. We do not share any personally identifiable information volunteered on the MIDHANI 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.

       This Website is Designed, Developed and Maintained by Mishra Dhatu Nigam Limited(MIDHANI),Hyderabad and Hosted by National Informatics Center(NIC),Hyderabad.

       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 MIDHANI and/or other source(s), and to obtain appropriate professional advice. Under no circumstances will MIDHANI 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.

       The information posted on this Website could include hypertext links or pointers to information created and maintained by non-Government/private organisations.MIDHANI is providing these links and pointers solely for your information and convenience. When you select a link to an outside website, you are leaving the MIDHANI website and are subject to the privacy and security policies of the owners/sponsors of the outside website. MIDHANI does not guarantee the availability of such linked pages at all times. MIDHANI cannot authorise the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked websites. Users are advised to request such authorisation from the owner of the linked website. MIDHANI does not guarantee that linked websites comply with Indian Government Web Guidelines.

Website monitored periodically in accordance with the plan to address and fix the quality and compatibility issues around the following parameters:

Performance : Midhani website is monitoring periodically and inspect the website speed

Functionality : All modules of the website should be tested for their functionality. Moreover, interactive components of the site such as tender module and career page, contact us, feedback forms,RTI etc. should be working smoothly

Broken Links : The website should be thoroughly reviewed to rule out the presence of any broken links or errors. A number of tools and techniques are available to easily detect the broken links in a website.

Traffic Analysis : The site traffic should be regularly monitored to analyse the usage of visitors’ profile and preferences. We regularly monitor traffic on the website.

Feedback : We collect feedback forms from the website visitors about the website and make necessary changes in the website if required.

     MIDHANI Website is the presence of our company on the Internet and MIDHANI website services are functional all the times. It is necessary that a proper Contingency Management Plan to be prepared to handle any incident and restore the site in the shortest span. The contingencies Plan includes defacement/hacking of the site, data corruption, hardware/software crash and natural disasters, all efforts will be made to restore the site in the shortest possible time. A proper mechanism is in place to ensure that appropriate and regular back-ups of the website data are being taken .Hence efforts should be made to minimize the downtime of the website as far as possible.

    The purpose of the Website Security Policy is to establish rules for preserving the integrity, availability, and authenticity of Midhani Website. It consists of Website Security Policy and related procedures & guidelines.

1. Unauthorized attempts to upload information or any content changes through web service are strictly prohibited, and may be punishable under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act of 1986 and the National Information Infrastructure Protection Act.

2. Public access sites contain information which is freely accessible, and may be viewed by any visitor. However, website maintains a copyright policy to maintain the content of MIDHANI website.

3.Website is hosted in the secured cloud environment with the implementation of dedicated Web Application Firewall configured in the infrastructure provided by data center. Website was regularly audited for known application level vulnerabilities.

4. MIDHANI website is managing development instance and it is a replica of production site. Website functionalities and module, forms are well tested on staging server before updating it on the production server.

5. The content contributed through the content management system is through an authenticated way and is not published without proper authority. Further web based content update is also IP bound for adding security.

6. Newly released security advisories applied on the web servers on regular basis like operating system patches and, vulnerabilities, bug fixes etc. required measures are taken care to fix the vulnerabilities.