(1st PPP Medical College In India under National Medical Commission Act )
Supervised under Niti Aayog Approved By National Medical Commission
Affiliated Teaching Hospital - Bolpur Sub-divisional Hospital
(An initiative under PPP model with Government of West Bengal)
Affiliated by West Bengal University Of Health Sciences
Accredited by Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India
& Department of Health & Family Welfare, Government of West Bengal.
These Regulations may be called the National Medical Commission (Prevention and Prohibition of Ragging in Medical Colleges/Institutions) Regulations, 2009.
• “Ragging” includes the following:
Any conduct whether by words spoken or written or by an act which has the effect of
harassing, teasing, treating or handling with rudeness any other student, indulging in rowdy or
undisciplined activities which causes or is likely to cause annoyance, hardship or
psychological harm or to raise fear or apprehension thereof in a fresher or a junior student or
asking the students to do any act or perform something which such student will not in the
ordinary course and which has the effect of causing or generating a sense of shame or
embarrassment so as to adversely affect the physique or psyche of a fresher or a junior student.
The conduct includes but is not restricted to any act by a senior student that prevents, disrupts
or disturbs the regular academic activity of any other student or a fresher; exploiting the
services of a fresher, or any other students for completing the academic tasks assigned to an
individual or a group of students; any act of financial extortion or forceful expenditure burden
put on a fresher or any other student by students; any act of physical abuse including all
variants of it: sexual abuse, homosexual assaults, stripping, forcing obscene and lewd acts,
gestures, causing bodily harm or any other danger to health or person; any act or abuse by
spoken words, emails, post, public insults which would also include deriving perverted
pleasure, "vicarious or sadistic thrill from activity or passively participating in the
discomfiture to fresher or any other students; any act that affects the mental health and self confidence of a 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
•Abetment to ragging;
• Criminal conspiracy to rag;
• Unlawful assembly and rioting while ragging;
• Public nuisance created during ragging;
• Violation of decency and morals through ragging;
• Injury to body, causing hurt or grievous hurt;
• Wrongful restraint;
• Wrongful confinement;
• Use of criminal force;
• Assault as well as sexual offences or even unnatural offences;
• Criminal trespass;
• Offences against property;
• Criminal intimidation;
• Attempts to commit any or all of the above mentioned offences against the victim(s);
• Physical or psychological humiliation.
• All other offences following from the definition of “Ragging”.
Ragging in all its forms shall be totally banned in the entire Medical College/Institution including its departments, constituent units, all its premises (academic, residential, sports, canteen, etc) whether located within the campus or outside and in all means of transportation of students whether public or private.
• At the Medical College/Institution level: 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:
1.1 Suspension from attending classes and academic privileges.
1.2 Withholding/withdrawing scholarship/ fellowship and other benefits
1.3 Debarring from appearing in any test/ examination or other evaluation Process.
1.4. Withholding results
1.5 Debarring from representing the institution in any regional, national or international meet, tournament, youth festival, etc. 8.1.6 Suspension/ expulsion from the hostel
1.7 Cancellation of admission.
1.8 Rustication from the institution for period ranging from 1 to 4 semesters
1.9 Expulsion from the institution and consequent debarring from admission to any other institution for a specific period.
1.10 Fine of Rs. 25,000/- and Rs. 1 lakh.
1.11 Collective punishment: When the persons committing or abetting the crime of ragging are not identified, the institution shall resort to collective punishment.
Anti-Ragging Helpline Number/E-mail ID: 011-25361262, 25367324 (Fax), firstname.lastname@example.org
THE CORE COMMITTEE MEMBERS OF ANTI-RAGGING
Name of Faculty
Prof. (Dr.) Gautam Narayan Sarkar, Principal
Principal Cum Chairperson
Prof. (Dr.) Samir Kumar Hazra
MSVP cum Member
Mr. Malay Pit, President
Prof. (Dr.) Nandita Basu, Professor & HOD,
Department of Pathology
Prof. (Dr.) Swapan Bhattacharjee, Professor & HOD,
Department of Anatomy
Prof. ( Dr.) Achyut Ghosal, Professor & HOD,
Department of Physiology
Prof. (Dr.) Ranendra Kumar Roy, Professor & HOD,
Department of Pharmacology
Prof. (Dr.) Sanjay Ghosh, Professor & HOD,
Department of Dermatology
Prof. (Dr.) R. N. Chaudhuri, Professor & HOD,
Department of Community Medicine
Prof. (Dr.) Nemai Chandra Nath, Professor & HOD,
Department of General Surgery
Prof. (Dr.) Kripasindhu Chatterjee, Professor &
HOD, Department of Paediatrics
Prof. (Dr.) Anadi Nath Acharya, Professor,
Department of General Surgery
Dr. Ayan Goswami, Assistant Professor, Department
Dr. Ayon Chakroborty, Senior Resident, Department
Mr. Chinmoy Chatterjee, A.S.I, Bolpur Police