ANTI RAGGING POLICIES
CONSTITUTION OF ANTI-RAGGING COMMITTEE – 2022
The Government of West Bengal has enacted Anti Ragging Law, “West Bengal Prohibition of Ragging in Educational Institutions Act 2000” to prevent ragging at the Educational Institution. Further, the Government has directed all Heads of educational institution of the State to form Anti Ragging Committee to implement strictly and punish the students indulging in ragging activities stringently as per the provision of the law.
The Supreme Court in its order, dated the 16th May 2007, has ordered a crackdown on ragging on campuses across the country. The court made it compulsory for Colleges and other educational institutions to register FIRs and said exemplary punishment should be awarded to offenders, so that it acts as deterrent.
In pursuance of the above orders and directives, an Anti-Ragging Committee is hereby reconstituted as per UGC norms for the academic year 2022 – 2023.