Anti-Ragging Cell

University Grants Commission (UGC) Regulations on Curbing the Menace of Ragging in Higher Educational Institutions 2009

(under Section 26(1) (g) of the University Grants Commission Act, 1956)

What Constitutes Ragging

Ragging means Display of noisy, Disorderly Conduct, Doing any act which causes or is likely to cause physical or physiological harm or raise apprehension on fear or shame or Embarrassment to a student in any educational institution. Thus ragging includes,

  • Teasing, Abusing or Playing practical jokes on or causing hurt to a student (or)
  • Asking the student to do any act or perform something which a student will not carry out in the ordinary courses, willingly.

Ragging Punishments

Ragging is totally prohibited in the institution, and anyone found guilty of ragging and/or abetting ragging, whether actively or passively, or being a part of a conspiracy to promote ragging, is liable to be punished. The institution may, depending on the nature and gravity of the guilt established by the Anti-Ragging Squad, award, to those found guilty, one or more of the following punishments, namely:

  • Two years imprisonment.
  • Fine to the tune of RS.2.5 Lakhs
  • Dismissal from the educational Institution.
  • Shall not be admitted in any other educational Institution.

Anti–Ragging Helpline

Name Contact
Dr. G.Ravichandran, Vivekananadha College for Women, Principal 9443316557
S.R.Senthil Kumar, IPS, Superintendent of Police, Namakkal District 04286 281000
T.K.Santhamurthi, Inspector of Police, Spl. Team Anti Ragging, Namakkal 9442255572
Special Branch, Namakkal District 04286 280500
DIG Office, Salem 0427 2312575

Ragging is totally prohibited in the institution, and anyone found guilty of ragging and/or abetting ragging, whether actively or passively, or being a part of a conspiracy to promote ragging, is liable to be punished, Ragging is a non-bailable, cognizable and punishable offence. Do not indulge in ragging.

Anti–Ragging Helpline for Freshers

The following are the members of the anti ragging committee to prevent ragging in any form throughout the campus.

Anti Ragging Committee

NAME DESIGNATION / PROFESSION
Dr. G.Ravichandran, Principal
Mrs. M.Valarmathi Head /Assistant Professor,  Department of Computer Science &Applications
Mrs. R.Suba Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics
Mrs. M.Anbuselvi Assistant Professor, Department of Commerce
Mrs. V.Deepa Assistant Professor,  Department of Eglish
Mrs. K.Christie Jennifer Assistant Professor, Department of Textile and Fashion Designing & Costume Design and Fashion