Any conduct whether by words spoken or written or by an act which has the effect of harassing, 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 student 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. The conduct
includes but is not restricted to any act by a senior student that prevents, disrupts or disturbs the regular
academic activity of any other student for completing the academic tasks assigned to an individual or a
group of student; any act of financial extortion or forceful expenditure burden put on a fresher or any other
students by student; 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: any act or abuse by spoken words, emails, post, public insults which would also include deriving
perverted pleasure, “vicarious or sadistic thrill from activity or passively participating in the discomfiture to
fresher or any other students 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”
Punishable ingredients of Ragging:-
1. Abetment to ragging:
2. Criminal conspiracy to rag:
3. Unlawful assembly and rioting while ragging:
4. Public nuisance created during ragging:
5. Violation of decency and morals through ragging;
6. Injury to body, causing hurt or grievous hurt;
7. Wrongful restraint and confinement;
8. Use of criminal force;
9. Assaults as well as sexual offences or even unnatural offences;
10. Extortion;
11. Visiting a place with wrongful intent;
12. Offences against property;
13. Inciting others to commit crimes;
14. Attempts to commit any or all of the above mentioned offences against the victim(s)
15. Physical or psychological humiliation.
16. All other offences following from the definition of “Ragging”
Note : The students who are affected with Ragging, may inform officers on following numbers :
Dean Academics – 7302745111
Boys Hostel Warden – 9313186405
Girls Hostel Warden – 9760000163
Police Help Line No. – 100