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As Per Directions of the Hon’ble Supreme Court of India, the UGC has prepared the Regulation on curbing the menace of raging in Higher Education Instructions, 2009 and UGC letter D.O.No.1-15/2015(ARC)Pt.1 dated 25 May 2018. University of Horticultural Sciences, Bagalkot abides and accepts the mandatory Regulation to this effect Anti-Ragging Committee is being formed for every new batch and these committee members are put under vigilance for a month until students get acclimatized.
Title, Commencement and Applicability
1.1 These regulations shall be called the “University of Horticultural Sciences Regulations on Curbing the Menace of Ragging in the University and its constituent colleges”.
1.2 They shall come into force from the date of their notification by the University.
1.3 They shall apply University of Horticultural Sciences including the elements of the University and Institutions such as the departments, constituent units and all the premises, whether being academic, residential, playgrounds, canteen, or other such premises of the University and constituent colleges, whether located within the campus or outside, and to all means of transportation of students, whether public or private, accessed by students for the pursuit of studies in the University and its constituent colleges..
To prohibit 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, or indulging in rowdy or indiscipline activities by any student or students which causes or is likely to cause annoyance, hardship or psychological/physical harm or to raise fear or apprehension thereof in any fresher or any other student or 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, 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; and thereby, to eliminate ragging in all its forms from the Universities and its affiliated institutions, preventing its occurrence and punishing those who indulge in ragging as provided for in these Regulations and the appropriate law for the time being in force
In accordance with the above, Govt. of India has developed this web portal.
This portal will contain
1. Undertaking confirmed by each student and his/her parents or guardians, which will then be stored electronically and will contain the details of each student.
2. Record of registered complaints received and the status of the action taken.
The aim of the portal is to eliminate ragging in all its forms from universities, deemed universities and other higher educational institutions in the country. This will be achieved by preventing its occurrence and punishing those who indulge in ragging, in accordance with the Supreme Court Regulations.
Kindly view Information Pack to know more details about ragging and its regulations.