G.S.Mandal’s Marathwada Institute of Technology, Bulandshahr : G.S.Mandal’s Marathwada Institute of Technology, Bulandshahr Presentation of Anti-Ragging Presented by Mr. Bijendra Singh HOD(ME) Slide 2: “ Ragging ” Means doing an act which causes or is likely to cause insult or annoyance of fear or apprehension or threat or intimidation or outrage of modesty or injury to a student. “ Act ” includes words either spoken or written or signs or sounds or gestures or visible representation. “ Student ” means a person who is admitted into an Educational Institution and whose name is lawfully borne on the attendance register thereof. DEFINITION RAGGING MEANS: RAGGING MEANS Any disorderly conduct whether by words spoken written or by an act which has the effect of teasing treating or handling with rudeness any other students. Indulging in rowdy or indiscipline activities which causes or is likely to cause annoyance hardship or psychological harm or to raise fear or apprehension thereof in a fresher or junior student. Asking the students to do any act or perform something which student will not do in the ordinary course. Causing or generating a scene of shame of embarrassment so as to adversely affect the physique or psyche of a fresher or junior student. Because of indulging in ragging is deriving a sadistic pleasure or showing of power. RESPONSIBILITY OF THE HEAD OF THE INSTIUTION.: RESPONSIBILITY OF THE HEAD OF THE INSTIUTION. The Principal/Head of the institution shall obtain an undertaking in writing from the Students/parents at the time of the admission that they shall not resort to ragging inside or outside the institution. Full publicity should given to the punishment for ragging The Principal/Head of the institution shall contribute anti ragging squads involving teachers and students to prevent ragging. RESPONSIBILITY OF THE HEAD OF THE INSTIUTION. (Contd): RESPONSIBILITY OF THE HEAD OF THE INSTIUTION. (Contd) The head of the institution shall lodge a criminal case against students resorted to ragging for taking action as mentioned in prohibition of Ragging ACT, 1997 To keep a continuous watch over anti ragging activities. To promptly deal with incidents of ragging brought to the notice and punish the guilty. RESPONSIBILITY OF THE HEAD OF THE INSTIUTION (Contd…)_: RESPONSIBILITY OF THE HEAD OF THE INSTIUTION (Contd…)_ Whenever any student complains of ragging to the Head of the Educational institution. Shall enquire into the same Forthwith. Shall Suspend the Student. Such periods as may be deemed necessary If an institution Fails to curb ragging, the Funding Agency shall consider for stoppage of financial assistance to such an institution till such time as achieves the same. The university shall consider disaffiliating a college of Institution falling to curb ragging. PENALITY FOR RAGGING.: PENALITY FOR RAGGING . The studies convicted of an offence and punished with imprisonment for a term shall be dismissed from the educational institution. The student convicted for an offence punished with imprisonment for a term of more than six months shall not be admitted in any other Educational Institutions. Any student dismissed from a college for ragging should be debarred from seeking admission in any other course or studying any college/ University located in the state. Students who involve in ragging there shall be an embossment on his marks cards and other academic Certificates in bold letters which cannot be obliterated that he had indulged in ragging and had conducted himself in a manner unbecoming of a student. REVIEW COMMITTEE: REVIEW COMMITTEE 1 . Review committee shall be constituted by the district collector as Chairman and the composition of the committee will be as follows. Collector – Chairman. Superintendent of police-Vice-Chairman/Commissioner of Police. DCP (L&O) member Revenue Divisional Officers members. Sub- Divisional Officers members. College Principles Members. REVIEW COMMITTEE (Contd): REVIEW COMMITTEE (Contd) The committee shall meet twice before the academic session Twice during the academic session to review the prevalent situation. To evolve effective measures to combat ragging. REVIEW COMMITTEE (Contd):
REVIEW COMMITTEE (Contd) Apart from the review committee the educational institution should provide for the constitution of an committee consisting of Parents and Guardians. Two representatives of the students union if any Apart from the principal and representative of
staff of the educational institute.
REVIEW COMMITTEE (Contd):
REVIEW COMMITTEE (Contd) The objective is to review the same by regularly calling a
of the committee of the parents. The committee Should recommend to the
whether any step is require to be taken against any student who may have violated the code of conduct. The school management should take necessary remedial measures as expeditiously as possible, but not later than four weeks from the date of the recommendation by the parents committee.
SUPREME COURT VERDICT FOR STRINGENT ACTION:
SUPREME COURT VERDICT FOR STRINGENT ACTION The supreme court of
in its direction to the Educational institution, pronounced that Educational institution should obtain an undertaking from each candidate at the time of admission that He/She is aware of the system of punishment in case of ragging other students. He/She is involved in any ragging. He/she is aware of the scale of punishments. Including criminal action. Cancellation of admission. Expulsion from the hostel. Withdrawal of scholarship. Rigorous imprisonment up to three years, etc (the maximum fine is Rs 50,000/-)
PENALITY FOR RAGGGING: PENALITY FOR RAGGGING Who ever with the intention of causing ragging or with the knowledge that he is likely by such act to cause ragging, commits or abets ragging and thereby:- Teases or embarrasses or humiliates a student shall be punished with imprisonment for a term which may be extended to six months or with fine which may extended to one thousand rupees or with both or Assaults or uses criminal force to or criminal force to or criminally intimidates a student will be punished with the imprisonment for a term which may extend to one year or with fine which may be extended to two thousand rupees or with both; or Wrongfully restrains or Wrongfully confines or causes hurt to a student shall be punished with imprisonment for a term which may extend to two years or with fine which may extend to five thousands or with both; or PENALITY FOR RAGGGING: PENALITY FOR RAGGGING Causes grievous hurt to or kidnaps or abducts or rapes or commits unnatural offence within a student shall be punished with imprisonment for a term which may be extended to five years and with fine which may extended to ten thousand rupees or Causes death or abets suicide shall be punished with imprisonment or with imprisonment for a term which may be extended to ten years and with fine which may extended to fifty thousand rupees . Abetment: If the head or the manager of an educational institution fails or neglects to take action in the manner specified in sub section (1) of section – 6, such person shall be deemed to have abetted the offence and shall be punished with the punishment provided for the offence. PROHIBITION OF RAGGING IN EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS ACT 26 OF1997 SAILENT FEATURES (contd…): PROHIBITION OF RAGGING IN EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS ACT 26 OF1997 SAILENT FEATURES (contd…) Nature of Ragging Punishment 1. Teasing, Embracing and humiliating 1.Imprisionment up to six months or fine up to Rs.1000/ - or both 2.Assaulting or using criminal force or criminal intimidation 2. 1.Imprisionment up to one year or fine up to Rs.2000/ - or both 3.Wroungfully restraining or confining or causing hurt 3. 1.Imprisionment up to two years or fine up to Rs.5000/ - or both 4 Causing previous hurt, kidnapping or rape or committing unnatural offence 4. 1.Imprisionment up to five years or fine up to Rs.10000/ - or both 5. Causing death or abetting suicide 5. .Imprisonment up to ten years or fine up to Rs.50000/ - or both PUNISHMENT: PUNISHMENT The punishment may also be taken by the institute in shape of Debarring from representation in events Withholding Results Withholding scholarship/Fellowships. With drawing benefits like travel concessions and campus selections Suspension or Expulsion from the hostel, mess and the like PUNISHMENT (contd): PUNISHMENT (contd) Photographs of students who have been involved in ragging shall be published in the notice board put up in a conspicuous place Published in local News paper. Students should be cautioned that if they Indulge in ragging they would have bleak future. They would not be entitled to get a passport or Visa. They will be retained in participating in national and international meets, tournaments, Youth festival, quizzes and so on Failure to prevent ragging shall be constructed as act of negligence in maintaining discipline in the institution on the part of the management the principal and the persons in authority of the institution. PROHIBITION OF RAGGING PLEASE NOTE: PROHIBITION OF RAGGING PLEASE NOTE RAGGING IS PROHIBITED AS PER ACT 26 OF A.P LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY,1997. RAGGING ENTAILS HEAVY FINES AND/OR IMPRISONMENT RAGGING INVOKES SUSPENSION AND DISMISSAL FROM THE COLLEGE. OUTSIDERS ARE PROHIBITED FROM ENTERING THE COLLEGE AND HOSTELS WITHOUT PERMISSION. GIRLS MUST BE IN THEIR HOSTEL ROOMS BY7.00 PM ALL THE STUDENTS MUST CARRY INDENTITY CARDS AND SHOW THEM WHEN DEMANDED THE PRINCIPALS AND WARDENS WILL VISIT THE HOSTELS AND INSPECT THE ROOM ANY TIME SUSPENDED STUDENTS ARE DEBARRED FROM ENTERING THE CAMPUS EXCEPT WHEN REQUIRED TO ATTEND ENQUIRY AND TO SUBMIT AN EXPLAINATION THANK YOU: THANK YOU