College Menu
Home
Antiragging

Antiragging Information




SUMMARY OF UGC REGULATIONS ON CURBING THE MENACE OF RAGGING IN HIGHER EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS, 2009.

1. PREAMBLE: In view of the directions of the Hon’ble Supreme Court dated 8.05.2009 and in consideration of the determination of the Central Government and the University Grants Commission to prohibit, prevent and eliminate the scourge of ragging.

2. OBJECTIVE: To eliminate ragging in all its forms from universities, deemed universities and other higher educational institutions in the country by prohibiting it under these Regulations, preventing its occurrence and punishing those who indulge in ragging as provided for in these Regulations and the appropriate law in force.

3. WHAT CONSTITUTES RAGGING: Ragging constitutes one or more of any of the following acts:

a) Any conduct by any student or students whether by words spoken or written or by an act which has the effect of teasing, treating or handling with rudeness a fresher or any other student.

b) Indulging in rowdy or in disciplined activities by any student or students which causes or is likely to cause annoyance, hardship, physical or psychological harm or to raise fear or apprehension thereof in any fresher or any other student.

c) Asking any student to do any act which such student will not in the ordinary course do and which has the effect of causing or generating a sense of shame, or torment or embarrassment so as to adversely affect the physique or psyche of such fresher or any other student.

d) Any act by a senior student that prevents, disrupts or disturbs the regular academic activity of any other student or a fresher.

e) Exploiting the services of a fresher or any other student for completing the academic tasks assigned to an individual or a group of students.

f) Any act of financial extortion or forceful expenditure burden put on a fresher or any other student by students

g) Any act of physical abuse including all variants of it: sexual abuse, homosexual assaults, stripping, forcing obscene and lewd acts, gestures, causing bodily harm or any other danger to health or person;

h) Any act or abuse by spoken words, emails, post, public insults which would also include deriving perverted pleasure, vicarious or sadistic thrill from actively or passively participating in the discomfiture to fresher or any other student.

i) Any act that affects the mental health and self-confidence of a fresher or any other student with or without an intent to derive a sadistic pleasure or showing off power, authority or superiority by a student over any fresher or any other student.

AMRUTVAHINI COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING’S STAND ON RAGGING:

Amrutvahini College of Engineering, being a premier institution of engineering education, is not lagging behind to join the mission to eradicate this dreaded social evil from the society and pledges to make college campus a “Zero Ragging Campus”, which will, no doubt, be an important milestone towards perfect learning and acquiring practical knowledge and guarantee equal opportunities to all and highest regard for human rights.Ragging is not only a dreaded social evil predominating mainly in the Higher Educational institutions, but also a cognizable offence under the law.

In strict compliance to the directions of The Supreme Court, Maharashtra Government, AICTE, UGC, SavitribaiPhule Pune University and with a view to curb the menace of ragging effectively, Amrutvahinihas taken the following measures:

  1. Constitution of Anti-ragging Committee and Anti-ragging Squad (details of committee and squad are available on college website). It shall be the duty of the Anti-Ragging Committee to ensure compliance with the provisions of UGC Anti-Ragging Regulations as well as the provisions of any law for the time being in force concerning ragging; and also to monitor and oversee the performance of the Anti-Ragging Squad in prevention of ragging in the institution.The Anti-Ragging Committee of the Institute will promptly conduct enquiry into the incident as per provisions laid down in Clause 6.3(e) of the UGC Regulations. It is the duty of the Anti-Ragging Squad to be called upon to make surprise raids on hostels, and other places vulnerable to incidents of, and having the potential of, ragging and empowered to inspect such places.It will also be the duty of the Anti-Ragging Squad to conduct an on-the-spot enquiry into any incident of ragging referred to it by the Head of the institution or any member of the faculty or any member of the staff or any student or any parent or guardian or any employee of a service provider or by any other person, as the case may be; and the enquiry report along with recommendations will be submitted to the Anti-Ragging Committee for action under clause (a) of Regulation 9.1.
  2. The telephone numbers of the Anti-Ragging Helpline and all the important functionaries in the institution, including but not limited to the Head of the institution, faculty members, members of the Anti-Ragging Committees and Anti-Ragging Squads, Rectors of hostels, and other functionaries or authorities aredisplayed at college and hostel campus and published on college website.

PUNISHMENTS FOR INDULGING AND ABETTING RAGGING
(REF: CLAUSE 9.1 OF UGC REGULATIONS AS WELL AS AICTE GUIDELINES)

Ragging in any form is a cognizable offence under the law.Exemplary and justi­ably harsh punishment to be given to those found guilty of Ragging andindulgence to ragging. Punishment at the institution level include:-

1. Cancellation of admission

2. Suspension from attending classes.

3. Withholding/withdrawing Scholarship/Fellowship and other benefi­ts Disquali­fication from appearing in any examination/evaluation process.

4. Withholding examination result.

5. Disquali­fication from representing in any meet, event, tournament, festival etc.

6. Suspension/expulsion from hostel.

7. Rustication from the institution to a maximum 4 semesters.

8. Expulsion from the institution and consequent disquali­fication from admission in other institutions.

9. Collective punishment when the person(s) committing/abetting the crime is/are not identifi­ed.

Fine of Rs.25000.00.

The Anti-Ragging Committee shall take appropriate decision with regard to punishment or otherwise, depending on the facts of each incident of ragging, nature and gravity of the incident. (The ARC may also constitute an enquiry in such case, if feels necessary.)

ANTIRAGGING INFORMATION

(A) For Senior Student:

The senior student should note that they should not engage themselves in any kind of Ragging activity inside as well as outside of College Campus. Strict action as per above” AICTE “Regulations” will be taken against them if anybody is found indulging in Ragging activity.All senior students and their Parents/Guardian should submit the Affidavits duly filled on websitewww.antiragging.in or www.amanmovement.orgalong with the admission form at the time of payment of fees. The student who fails to submit the Affidavit will not be granted admission in the College. (Copy of Student Affidavit and Parent/Guardian Affidavit is enclosed).

(B) For Fresher Student:

The fresher student can contact any of the Committee Member or the Principal at any time, if anybody tries to do Ragging with them. The Fresher student should desist from doing anything against their will even if ordered by the seniors. They should immediately contact the Office or any of the Anti-Ragging Committee/Squad Member and report the incident immediately. The College will take stringent action against the senior student involved in Ragging .The fresher’s should not fear of any action and should not tolerate any kind of atrocities of seniors students.All fresher students and their Parents/Guardian should submit the Affidavits duly filled on websitewww.antiragging.in or www.amanmovement.org along with the admission form at the time of payment of fees. The student who fails to submit the Affidavit will not be granted admission in the College. (Copy of Student Affidavit and Parent/Guardian Affidavit is enclosed).

Contact details regarding Ragging complaints:

1. Dr. P.N.Nagare

Member Secretary, Antiragging Committee

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Amrutvahini College Engineering

Mo. No: 9511832351

Email: prashant.nagare@avcoe.org

2. National Anti-Ragging Helpline

Phone No.-: 1800-180-5522

Email-helpline@antiragging.in

ANTIRAGGING SQUAD

Sr. No Name of the Member Designation Contact Address Contact No
01. Dr. M.A.Venkatesh Chairman Principal, Amrutvahini College of Engineering 9972132130
02. Dr. M.R.Wakchaure (Faculty Member Representative) Co-Chairman Civil Engg. Dept 9422736711
03. Dr. R. P. Labade Faculty Member Representative) Member HOD- E & T C 02425-259106
04. Executive Magistrate (Civil Administration Representative) Member Executive Magistrate Office, Sangamner, Tal- Sangamner 02425-225353
05. Police Inspector (Police Administration Representative) Member Sangamner City Police Station, Sangamner 02425-225333
06. Shri. GautamGaikwad (Local Media) Member Press Reporter, DainikGavkari, Sangamner 9325383077
07. ShriSahanePrakashRanganath (Representative of Parents) Member 15, North Block, MuraliShakuntal Complex, College Rd, Sangamner 9850264475
08. Dr. Dattatray K. Shinde (N.G.O.) Member Sangamner Career Academy, Sangamner 9822530258
09. ShriB.S.Badhe (Non Teaching Staff) Member General Office, student Section,AVCOE, Sangamner 9822986051
10. Mr. KultheBhushanDattatray B.E. (Mechanical – B-Div), Roll No. 65 (Sr. Category Student) Member Sinhgad Hostel, Room No. 212 7507901641
11. Mr. DarekarGauravDigambar (Jr. Student) SE-A Civil Roll No. 212 Member SE Civil, Sajjangad Hostel Room No. 111. 9850597868
12. Prof. Ubale V. S (Faculty Member Representative) Member Electronics Department & Chief Rector, AVCOE, Sangamner 9422743800
13. Prof. V.Y.Patil (Faculty Member Representative) Member FE Coordinator 9822107888
14. Ms.GosaviRashmi G. Member Ladies Hostel Rector 7588195270
15. Shri. N.N.More Member Security Officer, AVCOE, Sangamner 9822279925
16. Prof. P.N.Nagare Faculty Member Representative) Member Secretary Mechanical Department, AVCOE, Sangamner 9511832351