ANTI-RAGGING RULES & REGULATIONS

As per the guidelines of UGC, the following are the members of the ANTI RAGGING COMMITTEE
Introduction:
The D. Y. Patil University does not allow ragging in its campuses including Hostels. The Institution has Anti-Ragging Committees to monitor and prevent ragging. This is as per the guidelines of the University Grant Commission (UGC). Here is an extract from the report of the Committee Constituted by the University Grants Commission to frame guidelines to curb the menace of ‘ragging’ in University/ Educational institutions.

Ragging constitutes one or more of the following acts:
Ragging is found to take the following forms (the list is only indicative and not exhaustive) Crisp orders
To address seniors as ‘Sir’ / ‘Ma’m’
To perform mass drills
To copy class notes for the seniors;
To serve various errands,
To do menial jobs for the seniors;
To ask/answer vulgar questions;
To look at pornographic pictures to ‘shock the Freshers out of their innocence’;
To force to drink alcohol, scalding tea, etc.,
To force to do acts with sexual overtones, including homosexual acts
To force to do acts which can lead to physical injury/mental torture or death;
To strip, kiss, etc.;
To do other obscenities

Punishments
The following could be the possible punishments for those who are found guilty of participation in or abetment of ragging. The quantum of punishment shall, naturally, depend upon the nature and gravity of the offence as established by the Disciplinary Committee or the Court of law.

1. Cancellation of Admission.
2. Suspension from attending classes.
3. Withholding/withdrawing scholarship/fellowship and benefits.
4. Debarring from appearing in any test/examination or other evaluation process.
5. Withholding results.
6. Debarring from representing the institution in any national or international meet, tournament, youth festival, etc.
7. Expulsion from the hostel.
8. Expulsion from the institution for period’s varing from 1 to 1 semester.
9. Expulsion from the institution and consequent debarring from admission to any other institution.
10.Fine up to Rs. 25,000/-

If any incident of ragging comes to the notice of the authority, the concerned authority, the concerned student shall be given liberty to explain and if his explanation is not found satisfactory, the authority would expel him from the Institution.

The UGC has made it mandatory for all students/parents to submit anti-ragging related affidavits to be notarized on Rs. 100/- stamped paper and submitted to the respective Institute at the time of admission (Refer Annexures I & II)

Members of Anti Ragging Committee:

 

Sr no Name of the committee memberDesignationContact number
1.Dr. Unnati PanditProfessor & Director9892318825
2.Dr. Amruta NerurkarAssociate Professor9833563021
3.Dr. Sathya PAssociate Professor9167986403
4.Mr. TodkarClerk9967444415
5.Ms. Aditi PrabhukeluskarStudentPostgraduate student member
6.Mr. Siddhant MenonStudentUndergraduate student member
or e-mail: physiotherapy@dypatil.edu

The Anti-Ragging Committee, as constituted by the Director and Faculty/Administrative and student members and shall examine all complaints of anti-ragging and come out with recommendation based on the nature of the incident.

The Anti-Ragging Committee of the Institute shall take appropriate decision, including
imposition of punishment, depending on the facts and circumstances of each incident of
ragging and nature and gravity of the incident of ragging.