Anti Ragging

ANTI RAGGING ACT OF GOVT. OF TAMIL NADU

EXTRACT OF ACT. No.7 OF 1997
An Act to prohibit "Ragging" in educational institution In the State of Tamil Nadu.

I. Short title,extent and commencement
1. This Act may be called the Tamilnadu Prohibition of Ragging Act 1997.
2. It extends to the whole of the State of Tamil Nadu.
3. It shall be deemed to have come into force on the 19th of December 1996.

II. Definition
In this Act unless the context otherwise requires, 'Ragging' means display of noisy, disorderly conduct doing any act which causes or is likely to cause physical or physiological harm or raise apprehension or fear or shame or embarrassment to a student in any educational institution and includes.
a) Teasing, abusing, of playing practical jokes on, or causing hurt to such students.
b) Asking the student to do any act perform something which such student will not, in the ordinary course, be willing to do

III. Prohibition of Ragging
Ragging within or outside any educational institution is prohibited.

IV. Penalty for Ragging
Whoever directly or indirectly commits, participates in, abets or propagates "Ragging" within or outside any educational institution, shall be punished with imprisonment for a term upto 2 years and a fine which may extend to ten thousand rupees.

V. Dismissal of Student
Any student convicted of an offence under section 4 shall also be dismissed from the educational institution and such student shall not be admitted in any other educational institution.

VI. Suspension of Student
Without prejudice to the foregoing provisions, whenever any student complains of ragging to the Head of an educational institution, or any other person responsible for management of the educational institution, such Head of the educational institution or person responsible for the management of the educational institution shall inquire into the same immediately and if found true, shall suspend the student , who committed the offence, from the educational institution. The decision of the Head of the educational institution or the person responsible for the management of the educational institution that any student has indulged in ragging under subsection (1) shall be final.

Sl No

Name & Designation

Qualification

Anti Ragging commit designation

Contact number

01

Prof. K.SUBATHRA

Principal(i/c.)

M.E.,

Chairperson

9442566101

02

Dr.V.Thirunavukkarasu

Associate Professor/ECE

Ph.D.,

Convener

(Nodal Officer)

9894851119

03

Prof.M.B.Usha

Associate Professor/Physics

M.Sc.,

M.Ed.,M.Phil

Member

9442292879

04

Prof.P.Thirumal

Assistant Professor(Senior Grade)/Mech

M.E.,

Member

9443455580

05

Prof.J.Nafeesa begum

Assistant Professor(Senir Grade)/CSE

M.E.,

Member

9486254133

06

Mr.R.Srinivasan

P.A. to Principal

B.Sc.,

Member

9790776679

07

Thiru.T.Sundararajan

Student Rep.

B.E.,

(Final ECE)

Member

9791468845

08

Thiru.A.N.Krishnamoorthy

Student Rep.

B.E.,

(Final EEE)

Member

9159327680

09

Thiru.M.Lokesh

Student Rep

B.E.,

(Final CSE)

Member

9600763058

10

Thiru.S.Kannan

Student Rep.

B.E.,

(Final CSE)

Member

9566862060

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