RAGGING –AN OFFENCE

Ragging in form, in any place of time is a cognizable offence that will attract severe punishment including summery expulsion from the college.

EXTRACT OF TAMIL NADU GOVT. GAZZETE- EXTRACT ORDINARY DT.29/01/1997 (BILL NO. 8 OF 1997TAMIL NADU PUNISHMENT OF RAGGING ACT)

1.         In this act , unless the context otherwise requires ,”RAGGING” means display of noisy ,disorder conduct ,doing any act which cause or is likely to cause physical or psychological harm or raise apprehension or fear shame or embarrassment to a student in any educational  institution and includes:

(a)    Teasing , abusing or playing practical jokes on ,or causing hurt to such student ; or

(b)   Asking the student to do any act or perform something which such student will not, in the ordinary course, willingly act or perform.

2.       Ragging within or outside any educational institution is prohibited.

3.       Whoever directly or indirectly commits , participates in , abets or propagates “Ragging “within or outside any educational institutional ,shall be punished with imprisonment for a term which may extend to two years and shall also be liable to fine which may extend to ten thousand rupees.

4.       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.

5.       Without prejudice to the forgoing provisions, whenever any student complains of ragging to head of educational institution, or to any other person responsible for the 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 has committed the offence, from the educational institution.

Anti-Ragging Committee
Sl. No. Name Position (Chairman/ Professional Designation Telephone numbers E-mail Address
Member)
1 Dr.A.Elango Chairman Principal 9843294100 accet.principal@gmail.com ACCET, Karaikudi
2 Mr.J.Senthil Kumaran Member Police Inspector   94423 36410 Nil Alagappapuram Station, North Circle, Karaikudi
3 Mr.A.Elango Member Revenue / Taluk / Civil / Officers 94450 00648 dharunilango@gmail.com Taluk Office, Karaikudi
4 Mr.K.Subramanian Member Official of NGO 94860 31375 subramaniank069@gmail.com ACCET, Karaikudi
5 Mr.K.Mohan Member Representatives of parents 88709 75975 Nil 2/179, Kandappankurichi, Nagar Post, Viruthachalam, Cuddalore-606 302
6 M.Ramesh Member Representatives of Students 96008 61128 mlavasa.007@gmail.com Final year -ECE, ACCET, Karaikudi
7 Mr.S.Senthil Kumar Member Representatives of Students category 94421 10515 sskumar.accet@gmail.com ACCET, Karaikudi
8 Mr. S.Jayaram Member Representatives Non-Teaching 94866 12576 Nil ACCET, Karaikudi