Srinagar Medical College MBBS students move MCI with ragging complaint
In their complaint, the fresher MBBS students alleged that they faced both psychological and physical torture exerted by the accused seniors.
According to a recent media report by TNIE, students have also submitted some concerned proof like audio recording in which the senior is pressuring and threatening the student over the phone call. Students also explained that due to the alleged ragging by the seniors, one of the students fainted on the spot.
Describing, the alleged torture, the students approached the MCI's anti-ragging cell and submitted a complaint against the junior doctors.
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The matter was further forwarded to the medical college administration for investigation. The institute authorities have assured that the required actions will be taken against the guilty, reports TNIE
As per Medical Council of India (MCI), ragging is defined as "Any conduct whether by words spoken or written or by an act which has the effect of harassing, teasing, treating or handling with rudeness any other student, indulging in rowdy or undisciplined activities which causes or is likely to cause annoyance, hardship or psychological harm or to raise fear or apprehension thereof in a fresher or a junior student or asking the students to do any act or perform something which such student will not in the ordinary course and which has the effect of causing or generating a sense of shame or embarrassment so as to adversely affect the physique or psyche of a fresher or a junior student. "
Medical dialogues also reported ragging case of Sawai Man Singh Medical College, where, as a result, MCI anti-ragging committee suspended 5 MBBS students who were involved in the case.
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