Anti-Ragging

Act of Ragging in any form is strictly Banned /Prohibited within or outside the College Campus.

he brochure/application form contains an undertaking to be given jointly by the Student and the Parent during the time of admission, stating that in case the applicant is found to have indulged in ragging in the past or if it is noticed later that he/she has indulged in ragging, admission shall be refused or he/she shall be expelled from the educational institution making them aware of the seriousness of the menace of Ragging.

Ragging Means –

  • Any conduct whether by spoken or written words has the effect of harassing, teasing or treating with rudeness any other Student.
  • Physical or psychological humiliation
  • Indulging in rowdy or undisciplined activities which causes or is likely to cause Annoyance, Physical or Psychological harm to raise fear or shame embarrassing a Student
  • Asking the Students to do any act or perform something which such Student will not carry out in the ordinary course, willingly.
  • Conspiracy and Abetment to Ragging.
  • Creating Public Nuisance.
  • Violation of decency and morals.
  • Injury to body, causing hurt or grievous hurt.
  • Wrongful restraint and confinement.
  • Use of criminal forc.e
  • Extortion ; Intimidation and trespass.

TOLL FREE NUMBER : 1800 – 180 – 5522

NODAL OFFICER 
NameDr.Jaishree Vasudevan
Designation Professor and HOD
Department Paediatrics
Contact Number 9444362134
Phone Number 044-26560153
E-mail id paediatrics@tagoremch.com

REDRESSAL

The Anti-Ragging Committee formed by the College shall implement the anti-ragging measures and redress the grievances of the Students if any.

NAME OF THE STAFFDESIGNATIONDEPTSMOBILE NUMBERE-MAIL ID
Dr.N.Gunasekaran Dean Chairman 9884398420 drguna59@gmail.com
Dr.K.Sivaprakasam Medical Superintendent General Surgery 9444248418 prakasm53@yahoo.co.in
Dr.D.H.Gopalan Professor Anatomy 9843690770 drdevigopalan@gmail.com
Dr.Preetha Paul Professor Physiology 944462586 drpreethapual@yahoo.co.in
Dr.G.Kavitha Professor Biochemistry 9842484888 biochemistry@tagoremch.com
Dr.R.Geetha Professor Pharmacology 9884148527 pharmacology @tagoremch.com
Dr.C.P.Luck Professor Pathology 9444180837 cpluckkamal@gmail.com
Dr. P.R. Thenmozhivalli Professor Microbiology 9944381058 microbiology@tagoremch.com
Dr.K.Ravindran Professor Forensic Medicine 9894028510 drkravi@yahoo.com
Dr.A.Balaji Professor Community Medicine 9840234857 dr.a.balaji@gmail.com
Dr.T.K.V.Sharavanan Professor General Medicine 9841890186 drsharavanan@yahoo.com
Dr.A.Sasivannan Professor
(Deputy Medical Superintendent)
General Surgery 9626879613 dranbu.sasivannan@gmail.com
Dr.P.B.Premalatha Professor Obstetrics & Gynaecology 9840135304 obstetrics@gmail.com
Dr.Subbiah Professor Orthopaedics 9600074176 docjenson@gmail.com
Dr.Jaishree Vasudevan Professor Paediatrics 9444607933 paediatrics@tagoremch.com
Dr.R.Ravikumar Professor Ophthalmology 9444230797 nrravikumar@gmail.com
Dr. S.Gurumani Professor E N T 9566272299 ent@gmail.com
Dr.B.Karpagam Professor Radio Diagnosis 9894777929 Karaso1987@yahoo.com
Dr. Kumadha Lingaraju Professor Anaesthesia 9941499356 anaesthesia @gmail.com
Dr.T.Bindu Associate Professor Respiratory Medicine 9841596047 k_sathish123@yahoo.com
Dr. K. Prem Kumar Assistant Professor Psychiatry 9445390157 psychiatry@tagoremch.com
Dr.I.Kannan Associate Professor
(Boys Hostel Warden)
Microbiology 9840520950 dr.ikanna@tagoremch.com
Dr.A.Mary Antony Praba Associate Professor
(Girls hostel Warden)
Anatomy 9941762574
7338746552
Fio7rio@yahoo.com
Dr.C.P.Luck Blood Bank Medical Officer Pathology 9444180837 cpluckkamal@gmail.com
Mr.P.Venkatakrishnan Administrative officer Administrative office 9840132422 venkatakrishnan6@gmail.com
Mrs.Nirmala Nursing Superintendent
8220114985
Mr.K.Lakshmanan Finance Officer Accounts 9940039173 laks_men@yahoo.co.in
Mr.M.Gurunathan Assistant Administrative Office 9841506768 marknathan3005@gmail.com
Mr.Anbalagan Deputy Warden Boys’ Hostel 9381205395 -
Mrs.K.G.Meenakshi Deputy Warden Girls’ Hostel 9841128568 -
Mr.Viji Housekeeping Incharge - 7299779961 -
Mr.K.Gnanadeepam Security officer Security 9941475935 -
Mr.A.Sekar Security officer Security - -
M.Kishore Member Students 9600292545 manivannanuma@gmail.com
A.Varun Member Students 8344440701 varunarumugam@gmail.com
G.Apsara Member Students 8754656343 gapsara1996@gmail.com
S.Devayani Member Students 9597688378 devayanis@gmail.com

ANTI-RAGGING SQUAD

The Anti-Ragging squad is headed by Dr. Jaishree Vasudevan, Professor & HOD, Department of Paediatrics, who is also the Nodal Officer of the Anti-ragging Committee. All the Senior Faculty Members, RMO and ARMO who are residing in the Staff quarters within the Campus, are all the Members of the Anti-ragging squad. The squad shall have vigil, oversight and patrolling functions. It shall kept mobile, alert and active at all times and shall be empowered to inspect places of potential ragging and make surprise raids of Hostels and other hot spots.

  • AWARDABLE PUNISHMENTS
  • GENDER HARASSMENT COMMITTEE
  • COLLEGE COUNCIL

The punishment to be meted out has to be exemplary and justifiably harsh to act as a deterrent against recurrence of such incidents. Ragging is not only to be discouraged but also to be dealt with sternness.

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:

  • Suspension from attending Classes and Academic Privileges
  • Withholding/withdrawing scholarship/fellowship and other benefits
  • Debarring from appearing in any Examination or other evaluation process
  • Withholding results
  • Debarring from representing the Institution in any regional, national or international meet, tournament, youth festival etc.,
  • Suspension/Expulsion from the Hostel
  • Cancellation of Admission
  • Rustication from the institution for a period ranging from 1 to 4 semesters
  • Expulsion from the Institution and consequent debarring from admission to any other Institution for a specific period.
  • Two years imprisonment.
  • Fine of Rs.25,000/- to Rs. 2.00 lakhs.
  • Collective punishment: When the persons committing or abetting the crime of ragging are not identified, the institution shall resort to collective punishment.

Committee against Gender Harassment is constituted in line with the directions of the Supreme Court Judgement and as per the guidelines issued by Medical Council of India for effective enforcement of the basic human right of gender equality and more particularly against sexual harassment at the College/Hospital. This committee prevents or deters the commission of acts of sexual harassment and provides procedures for resolution, settlement or prosecution of acts by taking all steps required.

S.NoName of the MemberDesignationContact NumberE-mail Id
1. Dr.M.S. Sornam
Professor
Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Convenor9444385653Dr.sornam@gmail.com
2. Dr. S. Chitraa Chandran,
Principal- Tagore Dental College
External Expert044-30102222
044-42718146
tagoredch@gmail.com
3. Dr.K.Ravindran
Professor & HOD
Department of Forensic Medical
Member9894028510drkravi@yahoo.com
4. Dr.T.K.V.Sharavanan
Professor & HOD
Department of General Medicine
Member9841890186drsharavanan@yahoo.com 
5. Dr. R. Geetha
Professor,
Department of Pharmacology
Member9884148527drgeetharaghu@gmail.com
6. Dr.Sree T Sucharitha
Associate Professor
Department of Community Medicine
Member9884615296sucharithat2@gmail.com
7. Dr.I.Kannan
Associate Professor
Department of Microbiology
Warden – Boys Hostel
Member9840520950dr.ikannan@tagoremch.com
8. Dr.A.Mary Antony Praba
Professor
Department of Anatomy
Warden Girls Hostel
Member9941762574Fio7rio@yahoo.co.in
9. Ms.Nissy Philip
Nursing superintendent
Member9566189875-
10. Mrs.N.Karthiga
Assistant
Administrative Office
Member9444303260karthigadeepika@gmail.com
11. Mrs.Jayanthi
House Keeping Supervisor
Member7401831044jmram1960@gmail.com
12. Mr.M.S.Veerasamy
Librarian
Library
Member8220817128tmc.libveera@gmail.com
13. Mrs.Meenakshi
Deputy Warden Girls hostel
Member9841128568-
14. Mrs.N.Ramalakshmi
Nursing Supervisor – OT
Member9962941614-
15. Mr.A.Sasikumar
Assistant Professor – Physiology
Vehicle In charge
Member7299914065simmamsasi@tagoremch.com
16. Mr.K.Ponraj
Ms.N.S.Soundarya
Mr.S.Sathish Kumar
Ms.Amrita Teresa
Mr.A.Gokhul
Ms.K.Madhumitha
Mr.Velmurugan
Ms.Apeksha
Member9941711126
7373241494
9894724720
9841625817
7373993999
9600042140
9789917650
9840770699
ponrajkrishnan1997@gmail.com
microsriram@rediffmail.com
gokularmstrong@gmail.com
apeksharajmohan.2012@gmail.com

Objectives:

  • Prevent discrimination and sexual harassment against women, by promoting gender amity among Students/Staff.
  • Deal with cases of discrimination and sexual harassment against women.
  • Recommend appropriate punitive action against the guilty.

Definition:

According to the Supreme Court guidelines Sexual harassment can be defined as “unwelcome” sexually determined behavior (whether directly or by implication) as:

  • Physical contact and advances;
  • Demand or request for sexual favours;
  • Sexually coloured remarks;
  • Showing pornography;
  • Any other unwelcome physical, verbal or non-verbal conduct of sexual nature.

Apart from the term mentioned above, the following is also covered by the committee under sexual harassment:

  • Eve-teasing; Unsavory remarks;
  • Jokes causing or likely to cause awkwardness or embarrassment;
  • Innuendos and taunts;
  • Gender based insults or sexiest remarks;
  • Touching or brushing against any part of the body and the like;
  • Forcible physical touch or molestation;
  • Displaying pornographic or other offensive or derogatory pictures, cartoons, pamphlets or sayings etc;
  • Unwelcome sexual overtone in any manner such as over telephone and the like;
  • Physical confinement against one’s will or any other act likely to violate one’s privacy

Procedure for Approaching the Committee:

The Committee deals with issues relating to sexual harassment. Any complaint on discrimination or sexual harassment may be brought to the notice either in person or over phone or through petition either to the Chairperson/Dean or Convenor or to any of the Members of the Committee.

Procedure for Approaching the Committee:

Where such conduct amounts to misconduct; appropriate disciplinary action should be initiated with time bound treatment of complaints.

The complaints will be kept strictly confidential and will be enquired into by the Committee and grievances if any will be redressed forthwith, besides taking proper action against those found guilty.

Where sexual harassment occurs as a result of an act or omission by any third party or outsider, all steps necessary and reasonable will be taken to assist the affected person in terms of support and preventive action.

The college council comprises with the Dean as Chairperson and all HODs, Professors and Associate Professors of Clinical, Para-clinical and Pre- clinical departments as members of the council. Dr.A.Balaji,Professor and Head, Department of Community Medicine functions as Member-Secretary of the College council. The Council normally meets once in two months. The functions of the council are –

  • Policy & decision Making
  • To organize inter departmental meetings, Clinico pathological meetings including periodical research review.
  • To take decision on student welfare measures
  • To decide all academic activities
  • Enforcement of Discipline