Anti Ragging

Anti Ragging Cell - In common parlance

Ragging means playing practical jokes on somebody or teaching someone a lesson.

The Hon'ble Supreme Court of India has given a more comprehensive meaning of ragging as under :

"Ragging is any disorderly conduct, whether by words spoken or written, or by an act which has the effect of teasing, treating or handling with rudeness any student, indulging in rowdy or indisciplined activities which cause or are likely to cause annoyance, hardship or psychological harm or to raise fear or apprehension thereof in a fresher or a junior student and which has the effect of causing or generating a sense of shame or embarrassment so as to adversely affect the psyche of a fresher or a junior student."

Following types of abuses and activities will be termed as ragging :

Physical Abuse
Verbal Abuse
Forced Activity
Lifestyle Restrictions
Controversial mind games

Kingston’s Directive to the Seniors :

Any and all interactions between freshers and seniors should be conducted in a polite and friendly manner. Aggression (be it in any form) across and outside of campus needs to be avoided all costs.

The Members of the Anti-Ragging Cell are as follows :

1 Mr. Diptarup Bandhyopadhyay Principal, KPC Convener
2 Dr. Suman Gupta Sarma Principal, KLC President
3 Mr. Rajib Dutta Principal, KSMS Member
4 Dr. K. K. Kundu Principal, KCS Member
5 Dr. Dinesh Kumar Verma Principal, KTTC Member
6 Mr. Mainak Biswas TIC, CE, KPC Member
7 Mrs. Sudipta Ghosh HOD, ME, KPC Member
8 Mr. Sourav Kundu Lecturer, EE, KPC Member
9 Mr. Sovonesh Pal Dean, Faculty of Engg. & Technology, KPC Member
10 Mr. Saikat Chatterjee TIC, ETCE, KPC Member
11 Mr. Subhashis Nath HOD, AE, KPC Member
12 Mr. Pradip Kumar Paul Dean, Faculty of Science & Humanities Member
13 Mr. Manijit Dewan Asst. Prof., KLC Secretary
14 Mr. Arup Kumar Dutta Head Clerk, KEI Member
15 Mr. Mrinmoy Samanta Hardware & Network Assistant Member