Ragging in educational institutions has been a matter of concern for everyone in the
country. It is not a new phenomenon. Early references are found in Everyman’
Encyclopedia (1938). It is mentioned as racking, ducking, teasing etc.
Ragging is a systematized form of Human Rights abuse as embodied under the
Constitution of India as well as other Constitutions of the World. Over the years, all over
the World and especially in South Asia, the practice of Ragging has come to be meant as
an extreme harassment, terror and even physical and mental torture of the new students.
The incidents of ragging have increased over the past few years. Lacks of moral values
and discipline have been the main reasons for this spurt
Various regulatory have spelled out measures to contain the menace of ragging in the
educational institutions, and the Apex court of the country has also given guidelines for
preventing this practice in the educational institutions.
Rajiv Gandhi Government Post Graduate Ayurvedic College Paprola has resolved to make the college a “Zero Ragging Campus” We have initiated various measures for the prevention of ragging in and outside