Anti Ragging Policy
As per the University Grants Commission's letter No. F.8-1/99 (PP-II) dated 13.01.2000, ragging may include:
Display of noisy, disorderly conduct, teasing incitement by rough or rude treatment or handling, indulging in rowdy, indisciplined activities which cause or likely to cause annoyance, undue hardship, physical or psychological harm or raise apprehension or fear in a fresher or asking the students to do any act or perform something which such a students will not do in the ordinary course and which causes him/her shame or embarrassment or danger to his/her life.
UGC Notice on Ragging
G.O. on Ragging: The Government of Tamil Nadu has prohibited ragging within or outside any educational institutions by passing a Government Order "Tamil Nadu Prohibition of Ragging Act 1997" vide their Order No. 7 of 1997 dt. 14.02.1997 which says that whoever directly or indirectly participated or propagates "ragging" will be punished as follows:
- Imprisonment upto a term of two years
- A fine of Rs.10,000/-
- Students convicted of the offence will be dismissed from the institution and will not be admitted in any other institution
As per G.O., any student found guilty of ragging and or abetting ragging shall be expelled from the institution.