The following will be termed as an act of ragging:
- Any disorderly conduct whether by words spoken or written or by an act, which has the effect of teasing, treating or handling with rudeness a fresher or a junior student
- Indulging in rowdy or in-disciplined activities which may cause or are likely to cause annoyance, hardship or psychological harm or to raise fear or apprehension thereof in fresher or junior students
- Asking the student(s) to do any act or perform something, which such student(s) will not do 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.
All students enrolled in the university are bound by the directions of UGC and other regulatory bodies in respect of prevention of ragging in educational institution campuses. Hence they are advised to keep themselves updated on their websites.
INSTRUCTIONS FOR CURBING RAGGING
As per orders of the Hon’ble Supreme Court, Ragging is a Grievous Offence. Any one indulging in ragging will be severely punished. The punishment may take the form of expulsion from the Institution, suspension from the Institute or classes for a limited period or fine with a public apology. The punishment may also take the shape of (i) Reporting to the police and lodging an FIR (ii) withholding scholarships or other benefits, (iii) debarring from representation in events,(iv) withholding results, (v) suspension or expulsion from hostel or mess, and the like. If the individuals committing or abetting ragging are not/ cannot be identified, collective punishment may be awarded to act as a deterrent.
All cases of ragging will be referred to Anti Ragging Committee of the University. All affected students are at liberty to approach Anti Ragging Committee/Squads on Telephone Numbers prominently displayed in the university.