MEASURES FOR CURBING THE MENACE OF RAGGING
Ragging of the first year students in particularly when they are admitted afresh to this College in illegal and completely forbidden. It is punishable with fine, or even expulsion from the college and also prosecution. Ragging is defined amongst others as, “Display of disorderly conduct, an act of causing physical and physiological harm or causing apprehension of fear or shame or embarrassment, The definition also includes teasing, abusing, threatening, playing practical jokes or asking students to perform something the student in ordinary course would not do”. It further includes causing injury, degrading, humiliating a fellow student and causing distress of mind or spirit.
Punishments : By Anti Ragging Committee
Depending upon the nature and gravity of the international meet, tournament, youth offence as established by the Anti-Ragging festival, etc. Committee of the Institution, the possible f) Suspension/expulsion from the hostel. punishments for those guilty of ragging at the g) Cancellation of admission.Institutional level by any one or any combination of the following :
- Suspension from attending classes and academic privileges.
- Withholding/withdrawing scholarship/fellowship and other benefits.
- Debarring from appearing in any test/examination or other evaluation process.
- Withholding results.
- Debarring from representing the Institution in any regional, national or international meet, tournament, youth festival, etc.
- Suspension/expulsion from the hostel.
- Cancellation of admission.
- Rustication from the Institution for a period ranging from 1 to 4 semesters.
- Expulsion from the institution and consequent debarring from admission to any other institution for a specific period.
- Fine ranging from Rs. 25000/- to Rs. 1 Lac.
- Collective Punishment : When the persons committing or abetting the crime ofragging are not identified, the institution shall resort to collective punishment.