may not post any content or sell any item on Saweraa Platform that is
restricted or prohibited by a federal, state or local law in India.
any content or listing any item below are specifically prohibited unless
expressly permitted in writing by Saweraa. HOWEVER, THIS LIST IS NOT INTENDED
TO BE EXHAUSTIVE AND MERELY INDICATIVE.
3.Saweraa has chosen to also prohibit the posting
of items which may not be restricted or prohibited by law but are nonetheless
that encourage illegal activities (e.g. lock pick tools, synthetic urine for
cheating drug tests);
that are racially, religiously or ethnically derogatory, or that promote
hatred, violence, racial or religious intolerance;
lotteries, raffles, or contests;
bonds, investment interests, and other securities;
materials or items that are sexual in nature;
that do not offer physical product or service, such as digital currencies and
advertisements solely for the purpose of collecting user information.
4.Saweraa reserves the right to impose additional
restrictions and prohibitions.
SPECIFICALLY PROHIBITED AND CONTROLLED ITEMS
1.DRUGS AND DRUG PARAPHERNALIA
oSaweraa forbids any and all listing or sale of narcotics, psychotropic drugs, natural
drugs, synthetic drugs, steroids and other controlled substances (including all
drugs listed in Drugs and Cosmetics Act, Narcotics or Psychopathic Substances
Act or any other law applicable).
paraphernalia, including all items that are primarily intended or designed for
use in manufacturing, concealing, or using a controlled substance.
listing or sale of packaging materials which may be utilized to contain
controlled substances, materials conducive to smuggling, storing, trafficking,
transporting and manufacturing illicit drugs (e.g. marijuana grow lights),
publications and other media providing information related to the production of
listing or sale of orally administered or ingested sexual enhancement foods and
2.EXPLOSIVE, HAZARDOUS CHEMICALS AND FIREARMS
posting of explosives and related ignition and detonation equipment.
substances, toxic and poisonous chemicals.
posting, offering for sale, or offering for purchase of hazardous or dangerous
depleting substances are not permitted to be listed.
of fireworks, firecrackers and associated products are forbidden. Where the
User is a properly licensed to sell these products an exception can be made.
service, instruction, process, or aid for producing any biological, chemical,
or nuclear weapons, or other Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) or known
posting of, offering for sale, or offering for purchase of any arms, military
ordnance, weapons (including explosive weapons), and/or any related parts and
components (whether integral or otherwise).
offering for sale, or offering of purchase of weapons that can incapacitate or
cause serious physical harm to others (e.g. stun guns, batons, crossbows).
listing of most knives and other cutting instruments is permitted, switchblade
knives, gravity knifes, knuckledusters (bladed or not), bladed handheld
devices, and disguised knives are prohibited.
maintains discretion over what items are
appropriate and may cause removal of a listing that it deems as a weapon.
3.GOVERNMENT, LAW ENFORCEMENT AND MILITARY ISSUED
Following items are not permitted to be listed:
of clothing or identification that claim to be, or appear similar to, official
badges or law enforcement equipment from any public authority, including badges
issued by the government of any country.
decorations, medals and awards, in addition to items with substantially similar
uniforms, police insignia and police vehicles.
are some police items that may be listed on the Saweraa, provided they
observe the following guidelines:
§Authorized general souvenir items that do not
resemble badges, and paperweights that do not contain badges.
§Badges that are clearly not genuine or official.
§Historical badges that do not resemble modern law
enforcement badges, provided that the item description clearly states that the
badge is a historical piece.
§Any official, internal, classified or non-public
§Listing of police equipment and associated products
4.ADULT AND OBSCENE MATERIALS
posting or sale of pornographic materials.
or suggestive of bestiality, rape sex, incest or sex with graphic violence or
degradation, and any items depicting or suggestive of sex involving minors, are
AND OTHER EQUIPMENT USED FOR ILLICIT PURPOSES
oDescramblers and other
items that can be used to gain unauthorized access to television programming
(such as satellite and cable TV), internet access, telephone, data or other
protected, restricted, or premium services.
designed to intentionally block, jam or interfere with authorized radio
communications, such as cellular and personal communication services, police
radar, global positioning systems (GPS) and wireless networking services
listing or sale of spy equipment and devices used for interception of wire,
oral and electronic communications.
card readers and “skimmers”.
and all unauthorized circumvention devices not included in the above are also
claiming to provide government services and related products.
listing or sale of any form of invoices or receipts (including blank,
pre-filled, or value added invoices or receipts).
oSaweraa prohibits listings for the sole purpose of collecting user information or
7.COLLECTIONS, ARTIFACTS AND PRECIOUS
oSaweraa strictly forbids the sale and purchase
of currency, coins, banknotes, stocks, bonds, money orders, credit and debit
cards, investment interest, currency in digital or any intangible form (e.g.
crypto-currency), as well as the equipment and materials used to produce such
of the identified articles, legal tender and stamps.
or replicas of coins as collectible items must be clearly marked with the word
"COPY", "REPRODUCTION" or "REPLICA" and comply
with local laws.
diamonds and “conflict minerals” originating from non-compliant countries.
cultural relics, historical grave markers, and related items are protected
under the laws of India.
8.HUMAN PARTS, HUMAN REMAINS AND PROTECTED
FLORA AND FAUNA
of human body parts and remains.
listing or sale of any animal (including any animal parts such as pelts, skins,
internal organs, teeth, claws, shells, bones, tusks, ivory and other parts)
protected by the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of
Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) or any other local law or regulation.
9.OFFENSIVE MATERIAL AND INFORMATION DETRIMENTAL TO
or other media containing state secrets or information detrimental to national
security or public order.
information supporting or advocating infringement of national sovereignty,
terrorist organizations or discrimination on grounds of race, sex, or religion.
that are ethnically or racially offensive.
advocating, promoting or otherwise supporting fascism, Nazism and other extreme
posting of tobacco products, including but not limited to cigars, cigarettes,
cigarette tobacco, pipe tobacco, hookah tobacco, chewing tobacco and tobacco
leaf is prohibited.