Ragging within or outside any Educational institution is strictly prohibited.
Whoever, with the intention of causing ragging or with the knowledge that he is likely by such act to cause ragging, commits or abets ragging and thereby –
|S.NO||Nature of Ragging||Punishment|
|1||Teasing, Embarrassing and humiliating||Imprisonment up to 6 months or fine up to Rs.1,000/- or both|
|2||Assaulting or using criminal force or criminal intimidation||Imprisonment up to 1 year or fine up to Rs.2,000/- or both|
|3||Wrongfully restraining or confining or causing hurt||Imprisonment up to 2 years or fine up to Rs.5,000/- or both|
|4||Causing grievous hurt, kidnapping or abducting or rape or committing unnatural offence||Imprisonment up to 5 years or fine up to Rs.10,000/-|
|5||Causing death or abetting suicide||Imprisonment up to 10 years or fine up to Rs.50,000/-|