With the new academic session just a week away, Allahabad University is ready with the plan to check ragging on the campus. The plan, which includes the formation of an anti-ragging team, is being enforced in the campus as per the guidelines of the University Grants Commission (UGC).
A notice issued by proctor Prof Mata Amber Tewari mentions that anyone found misbehaving with the freshers on the campus will be dealt with severely under the anti-ragging guidelines of UGC. The freshers, if they are subjected to any sort of ragging, should inform the proctorial team or the anti-ragging team, the notice further says.
Four separate teams, each for the three faculties and one for the Women's College, have been constituted to check ragging on the campus.
The team members for the science faculty include Shukla (mobile 9415214363), KN Uttam (mobile 9839053071), Shailendra Rai (mobile 9415649617), Manoj Kumar Singh (mobile 8765216783) and Shanti Sundaram (mobile 9335158759). Likewise for the Arts campus the team members include Prof Mata Amber Tewari (mobile 9415214496), Prof BN Singh (mobile 9450618665), Javed Akhtar (mobile 9005094472) and Shubhash Shukla (mobile 9935213944).
The Proctor said said the commerce/Law faculty includes RS Singh (mobile 9415631461) and Anshuman Mishra (mobile 9454018190). The team members of the women's hostel include Katyayani Singh (mobile 9415703694) and Jaya Kapoor (mobile 9335129772).
The details of the anti-ragging team are also mentioned on the AU website. "I would request all the head's of respective departments to ask the senior students to sign an affidavit and declare that they would not be indulging in any kind of activities which comes under the ambit of ragging," proctor said. The team would check any attempt to rag the newcomers as well as the juniors pursuing various courses at AU, he added.
Besides, anti-ragging hoardings and notices will be put up on the campus.
Source: Times of India