NEW ANTI-RAG­GING RULES TO CHECK DIS­CRIM­I­NA­TION

Hindustan Times ST (Mumbai) - HT Navi Mumbai Live - - FRONT PAGE -

Us­ing racially or eth­ni­cally pe­jo­ra­tive terms will come in for stricter pun­ish­ment at in­sti­tu­tions of higher education un­der new anti-rag­ging reg­u­la­tions tak­ing ef­fect from the up­com­ing aca­demic ses­sion. Ad­dress­ing some­one as Bi­hari or chinki, for in­stance, or prac­tis­ing dis­crim­i­na­tion on the ba­sis of some­one be­ing a tans­gen­der per­son will come un­der an ex­panded def­i­ni­tion of rag­ging.

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