Govt. of Assam has been taking the ragging menace very seriously and trying to make all educational institutions in Assam ragging free. The following notification from the Director of Technical Education, Assam prohibiting ragging is applicable for Assam Engineering College.
Government of Assam
DIRECTORATE OF TECHNICAL EDUCATION, ASSAM
Kahilipara, Guwahati - 19
No. TE(E)C-24/2012/1673 Dated Guwahati, the 23rd April, 2013
DISTRICT LEVEL ANTI-RAGGING COMMITTEE
This is for general information to all concerned that 'District-Level Anti-Ragging Committees' are in place at each District of the State with the respective Deputy Commissioner as its Chairperson. All the stake holders such as the victims of ragging and/or their Parents/Guardians are requested to lodge their complaints, if any, to the District Level Anti-Ragging Committee so that prompt appropriate action can be taken against those indulging in ragging and also to prevent incidents of Ragging.
It is also to be noted that anybody indulging in ragging is liable to be punished in accordance with law which includes expulsion from the Institute, imprisonment up to 3 (three) years, etc.
Director of Technical Education, Assam