The honorable Supreme Court has passed a verdict against the menace of ragging in educational institutions. Ragging in any form is illegal. The institute will take a very serious view if any student is found indulging in ragging. Such students will be expelled from the institute and a criminal case will be registered against them. As per the norm, the institute has constituted an Anti-Ragging Squad to counter the menace of Ragging. At the time of admission, all the students must submit an undertaking that they will not get involved in ragging in any form.
Ragging means the following:
Any conduct whether by words spoken or written or by an act which has the effect of teasing, treating or handling with rudeness any other student, indulging in rowdy or undisciplined activities which causes or is likely to cause annoyance, hardship or psychological harm or to raise fear or apprehension thereof in a fresher or a junior student or asking the students to do any act or perform something which such student will not in the ordinary course and which has the effect of causing or generating a sense of shame or embarrassment so as to adversely affect the physique or psyche of a fresher or a junior student.
Punishable Ingredients of Ragging:
Depending upon the nature and gravity of the offence as established by the Anti- Ragging Committee of the institution, the possible punishments for those found guilty of ragging at the institution level shall be any one or any combination of the following: