Reiterating its tough stance on the issue of curbing the menace of ragging, the UGC recently released a notification asking colleges to submit an online report of compliance of Anti-ragging Regulations of 2009. It has further warned educational institutes of punitive action if they do not act in accordance with the Regulations or fail to ..
In light of recent unfortunate incidents and for some time now, UGC was contemplating to make any acts which demeans a person on basis of his race, sex or caste an act of ragging and finally it has amended the Ragging Regulations to comprehensively include all kinds of offences relating to race, caste, creed or ..
In recent years, educational campuses in India have seen increase of incidents of discrimination on grounds of particular regional origin, caste origin more particularly against Northeast students. Former HRD minister MM Pallam Raju during his regime had requested UGC to consider including racial discrimination against students, especially from northeast India, as ragging. Earlier, Supreme Court ..