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Kind Attention: Net4 India Registrant


Registry Advisory: Dual Stack (IPv6) connectivity to .IN Shared Registry System 

Dear Registrars,

You may be aware that as per the Department of Telecom (DOT), Government of India roadmap for migration to IPv6, All new registrations of .IN domain name is to be compulsorily on dual stack with effect from 1st January, 2014. The entire .IN domain should migrate to IPv6 (dual stack) latest by June 2014 as mandated by the Government.

Accordingly, .IN registry has extended support for connections to the registry hosts (EPP, WHOIS and Web) on IPv6 starting 15th May 2014 00:00 IST [14 May 2014, 18:30 UTC].

IPv6 subnets can be a combination of up to 3 subnets of /128, /64, /48. Registrars can submit IPv6 subnets as they see fit, as long as the total number of both IPv4 and IPv6 subnets stays within the limit of total 3 subnets.


Registry Advisory LA-03 to Registrars: Domains Sponsored by C-DAC

22 November 2005: The deadline for transferring names from C-DAC to other accredited registrars has been extended. The new deadline is December 31, 2005. This is to give registrants additional time to complete their transfers. Other than the revised deadline, the other aspects of NIXI's previous announcement (below) remains in effect.

Advisory No. LA 03
22 August 2005
Dear Registrars:

If the registry detects either inaccurate registrant information or proxy registrations/privacy protection or any other violation relating to accuracy of WHOIS information then specific action like suspension or deletion of such domains will be initiated.


Registry Advisory LA 01: Sales of .IN Names by Registrars

Advisory No. LA 01
15th FEBRUARY 2005

Advisory to the Registrars against any sort of hoarding, auctioning or selling of the .IN domains at prices higher than they usually charge from their

Registry Advisory: Transfer of .IN Domains after Approval from NCLT (National Company Law Tribunal) for Registrar Net4India Ltd.

Dear Registrants,

You may be aware that a case is pending in the NCLT against Net4India Ltd. pertaining to its liquidation titled as “Edelweiss Asset Reconstruction Company Ltd Vs. Net 4 India Ltd.”: company petition no.(1B)- 409 (PB)/2017).

NIXI has also filed an application/petition against the Registrar Net4India Ltd. for seeking relief on behalf of all .IN Domains Registrants.  

Accordingly, it is notified that .IN Registry will not transfer any .IN Domain to some other Registrar without seeking approval of the NCLT.

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