Ragging has ruined countless innocent lives and careers. In order to eradicate it, JIS College has taken strong steps to counter the heinous act of ragging in its institutes. In JIS Group Institutions, all students have to abide by the institute regulations to curb the menace of ragging as per the directives of the honorable supreme court of India (writ Petition No.(C)656/1998), the legal provisions stated in The West Bengal Prohibition of Ragging in Educational Institutions Act, 2000 (W.B. Act XIII of 2000) and also as per the notification by All India Council for Technical Education on the prevention and prohibition of ragging in technical Institutions, Universities including Deemed to be Universities imparting technical education F.No.37 - /Legal/AICTE/2009.
Ragging and the legal Provisions Enactment of Central and the state laws, makes ragging a cognizable offence with identifying the perverse forms of ragging under such law(s), and giving punishments appropriate with the cruelty of the offence -