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RAG

Abbreviation for:
recombination activating gene
Red Amber Green (traffic light)  
risk assessment in genetics
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While the seniors have been fined for their alleged involvement in ragging, the juniors have been financially punished for refusing to identify their tormentors.
Shri Javadekar said as per his knowledge in campuses majority of senior students actually help guide their juniors and properly mentor them, but in few cases ragging happens which needs to be completely eliminated from campuses.
The ill effects of ragging include all the dimensions--right from the physical injury through beating, hitting by objects, or by forcing to perform dangerous tasks to sexual abuse by forced stripping, forced masturbation, forced unnatural sex, etc.
The dismembered body of the 19-year-old Pon Navarasu of Rajah Muthiah Medical College in Chidambaram, allegedly ragged by a senior, John David, who began physically assaulting him when he refused to strip and lick his footwear; the burning alive of 17 year old Ajmal PM, an aeronautical engineering student in Bangalore; Akash Agarwal the 20-year-old pharmacy student in Kolkata ragged and beaten to death by his seniors; a 15-year-old student of Delhi Public School Noida who had to be hospitalized after 17 seniors beat him up with sticks and metal rods et al are but a few of the many gory tales of ragging in bygone years.
Principal Satyendra Kumar Joshi said that it was not a case of ragging but of " a fight between students".
They were subjected to this suspension on the fallacious accusation that they had engaged in inhuman ragging of fresher's,"
2016 to the Chief Secretaries and the Education Secretaries of the concerned States where the ragging cases reported are high.
All colleges, faculties, departments and hostels have been requested to form anti ragging/ disciplinary committees and vigilance squads taking help of NSS/ NCC students wherever possible to monitor ragging," said a circular sent to all colleges.
Over these years in many nations strict laws have been enacted against ragging but in India this gruesome practice continues with multi-faceted tortures such as the Dress Code Ragging, Formal Introduction, Verbal Torture, Sexual Abuse, Hostel Ragging, Drug Abuse etc.
Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) [India], July 22 ( ANI ): After two students of Bhopal's National Law Institute University (NLIU) filed complaints with the University Grants Commission (UGC)'s anti-ragging helpline against their seniors of indulging in ragging, sexual abuse and alcohol consumption on the campus, university Proctor Rajiv Khare said that the Proctoral Board has started the probe.
The Hon ble Supreme Court in its judgment dated 8th May, 2009, while expressing great concern on the increasing incidences of ragging in educational institutions in the country ordered implementation of a ragging prevention programme comprising, inter-alia, setting up Toll-free Anti-Ragging Helpline /Call Centre, Database of institutions/students, engaging an independent non-government agency.
DELHI University starts a new session from Monday and it's leaving no stone unturned to prevent ragging.