Anti Ragging Cell (ARC)

Basic Functions of Cell

  1. Anti-Ragging Committee and Anti Ragging Squad have been constituted to check the ragging in the JBREC
  2. The Anti-Ragging Squad will work under the supervision of Anti Ragging Committee and to engage in the works of checking places like Hostels, Buses, Canteens and Classrooms, for any incidences of
  3. The committee shall educate the students at large in JBREC about the Menace of Ragging and related punishment
  4. Anti-Ragging Committee will be involved in designing strategies and action plan for curbing the Menace of Ragging in JBREC by adopting array of activities.

This committee will meet at least once in a month and submit its minutes of meeting to Principal for necessary actions.

Anti-ragging Precautions

  1. Formed Anti Ragging Committee consists of Faculty and Staff members.
  2. Committee has taken steps and allotted duties to all the staff members at almost all areas in the college and hostels, Departmental Buildings, Canteen, Library, Parking places, Play grounds, Bus-stops and Bank etc. to avoid ragging activities.
  3. Wide canvassing about anti ragging, is being done in the form of display of Flexi banners, Posters, Meetings and Boards in the college, Canteen Hostel Premises and surrounding areas where there is a chance of ragging.
  4. Awareness programs conducted on Anti-Ragging in the form of meetings to the senior students by faculty and non-college personnel.
  5. The campus is under the surveillance of CCTV to monitor the students’ activities.
  6. Collected under taking forms from students with parents’ signature.
  7. Awareness programs are conducted to the I B. Tech students on Ragging.
  8. Some of the complicated senior students were identified and counseled on ragging.
  9. Instructed all the staff members to monitor in the college transport buses.

Prevention and Prohibition of Ragging in Technical Institutions

F.No.37-3/Legal/AICTE/2009 – In exercise of the powers conferred under Section 23 read with Section 10 (b), (g), (p) and (q) of AICTE Act, 1987, the All India Council for Technical Education, hereby makes the following Regulations:-
1.Short title and commencement
These Regulations may be called the All India Council for Technical Education (Prevention and Prohibition of Ragging in Technical Institutions, Universities including Deemed to be Universities imparting technical education) Regulations 2009
They shall come into force on the date of the notification.
2.Objectives
In view of the directions of the Hon’ble Supreme Court in SLP No. 24295 of 2006 dated 16-05-2007 and in Civil Appeal number 887 of 2009, dated 08-05-2009 to prohibit, prevent and eliminate the scourge of ragging including any conduct by any student or students whether by words spoken or written or by an act which has the effect of teasing, treating or handling with rudeness a fresher or any other student, or indulging in rowdy or undisciplined activities by any student or students which causes or is likely to cause annoyance, hardship or psychological harm or to raise fear or apprehension thereof in any fresher or any other student or asking any student to do any act which such student will not in the ordinary course do and which has the effect of causing or generating a sense of shame, or torment or embarrassment so as to adversely affect the physique or psyche of such fresher or any other student, with or without an intent to derive a sadistic pleasure or showing off power, authority or superiority by a student over any fresher or any other student, in all higher education institutions in the country, and thereby, to provide for the healthy development, physically and psychologically, of all students, the All India Council for Technical Education,(AICTE) brings forth these Regulations.

Rules & Regulations for Prevention and Prohibition of Ragging

The All India Council For Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi vide its Notification no. 37-3/Legal/AICTE/2009 dated 25-03-2009 has taken a very serious view of ragging incidences in educational institutions and on Directions of the Hon’ble Supreme Court of India vide its Order dated 16.5.2007 has ordered strict implementation of following rules & regulations for Prevention and prohibition of Ragging in technical Institutions.
Various Types of Ragging
The Hon’ble Supreme Court has, inter-alia, mentioned the following types of ragging:-
1.Ragging has several aspects with, among others, psychological, social, political, economic, cultural, and academic dimensions.
2.Any act that prevents, disrupts or disturbs the regular academic activity of a student should be considered within the academics related aspect of ragging; similarly, exploiting the services of a junior student for completing the academic tasks assigned to an individual or a group of seniors is also an aspect of academics related ragging prevalent in many institutions, particularly in the technical institutions.
3.Any act of financial extortion or forceful expenditure burden put on a junior student by senior students should be considered an aspect of ragging for ragging economic dimensions.
4.Any act of physical abuse including all variants of it: sexual abuse, homosexual assaults, stripping, forcing obscene and lewd acts, gestured, causing bodily harm or any other danger to health or person can be put in the category of ragging with criminal dimensions.
5.Any act or abuse by spoken words, emails, snail-mails, blogs, public insults should be considered with in the psychological aspects of ragging. This aspect would also include deriving perverted pleasure, vicarious or sadistic thrill from actively or passively participating in the discomfiture to others; the absence of preparing ‘freshers’ in the run up to their admission to higher education and life in hostels also can be ascribed as a psychological aspect of ragging – coping skills in interaction with seniors or strangers can be imparted by parents as well. Any act that affects the mental health and self- confidence of students also can be described in terms of the psychological aspects of ragging.
6.The human rights perspective of ragging involves the injury caused to the fundamental right to human dignity through humiliation heaped on junior students by seniors; often resulting in the extreme step of suicide by the victims.
Actions to be taken against students for indulging and abetting in Ragging in technical institutions Universities including Deemed to be University imparting technical education:-
1.The punishment to be meted out to the persons indulged in ragging has to be exemplary and justifiably harsh to act as a deterrent against recurrence of such incidents. The students who are found to be indulged in ragging should be debarred from taking admission in any technical institution in India.
2.Every single incident of ragging a First Information Report (FIR) must be filed without exception by the institutional authorities with the local police authorities.
3.Depending upon the nature and gravity of the offence as established by the Anti-Ragging Committee of the institution, the possible punishments for those found guilty of ragging at the institution level shall be any one or any combination of the following.

(i) Cancellation of admission
(ii) Suspension from attending classes
(iii) Withholding/withdrawing scholarship/fellowship and other benefits
(iv) Debarring from appearing in any test/examination or other evaluation process
(v) Withholding results
(vi) Debarring from representing the institution in any regional, national or international meet, tournament,
youth festival, etc.
(vii) Suspension/expulsion from the hostel
(viii) Rustication from the institution for period ranging from 1 to 4 semesters
(ix) Expulsion from the institution and consequent debarring from admission to any other institution.
(x) Fine of Rupees 25,000/-
(xi) Collective punishment: when the persons committing or abetting the crime of ragging are not identified, the institution shall resort to collective punishment as a deterrent to ensure community pressure on the potential raggers.
4.The institutional authority shall intimate the incidents of ragging occurred in their premises along with actions taken to the Council immediately after occurrence of such incident and inform the status of the case from time to time.
5.Courts should make an effort to ensure that cases involving ragging are taken up on priority basis to send the correct message that ragging is not only to be discouraged but also to be dealt with sternness.

Committee Details

Sl. no. Name of the faculty Designation Department Position
1  Dr.B.Venkata Ramana Reddy Principal & Professor CSE Chairperson
2 Dr.TVS Arun Murthy Vice Principal & HOD H&S Advisor
3 Dr.B.Ravi Kumar Associate Professor H&S Chief Coordinator
4 Mrs. K.Mary Suseela Assistant Professor H&S Asst. Chief Coordinator
5 Dr. M. Giri HOD CSE Advisor
6 Mr. M. Srinivasa Rao HOD & Associate Professor ECE Advisor
7 Mr. P. Srinivas HOD & Associate Professor IT Advisor
8 Mr. P.Rajendar HOD & Associate Professor EEE Advisor
9 Mr. Govardhan Dasari HOD & Associate Professor MECH. Advisor
10 Dr.M. Mallikarjuna Raju HOD & Associate Professor MBA. Advisor
11 Mr.P.Y.Ramesh Associate Professor ECE Dept. Coordinator
12 Mr.R.Venkateshwarlu Associate Professor EEE Dept. Coordinator
13 Mr.H.Phani Raj Assistant Professor H&S Dept. Coordinator
14 Mr.A.Raju Assistant Professor CSE Dept. Coordinator
15 Mr.K.Praveen Kumar Assistant Professor MECH. Dept. Coordinator
16 Mr.K.Ramesh Assistant Professor MECH. Dept. Coordinator
17 Mr.P.Thimma Reddy Assistant Professor IT Dept. Coordinator
18 Mr.M.Madava Rao Assistant Professor MBA Dept. Coordinator
19 Mr.B.Govardhan Physical Director Physical Education Coordinator
Student Committee Details
Sl. no. Name of the student Roll No. Department
1 Janappareddy Sai Maansi 19J21A0533 CSE
2 Nagri Kalyan 18J21A0573 CSE
3 Nimma Sai Teja Reddy 19J21A0447 ECE
4 Koshika Mohan Sai 19J25A0411 ECE
5 Gundeti Vaishnavi 18J21A1211 IT
6 Sanikommu Vamsi Reddy 19J25A0232 EEE
7 Jettuboina Raja Phanendra 18J21A1214 MECH

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