A 19-year-old first-year pupil of Amity College was allegedly overwhelmed up and ragged by a bunch of six males contained in the varsity premises in Noida Thursday afternoon. An FIR was registered towards one pupil and 5 unidentified individuals at Noida Sector 39 police station Friday night.
Police mentioned a case was registered after the sufferer’s father approached them. “An FIR has been registered below IPC sections 147 (rioting), 323 (voluntarily inflicting damage), 504, 506 (legal intimidation) and part 5 of the UP Prohibition of Ragging Act after we acquired a grievance from the scholar’s father. The scholar is learning lodge administration at Amity College, whereas those that ragged him are his seniors, the grievance acknowledged,” mentioned Amarnath Yadav, SHO, Sector 39 police station.
The grievance maintained that the scholar was concerned in an intra-university sensible examination when the accused began bothering him. His father informed The Indian Categorical, “My son joined Amity in July-August final 12 months. A gaggle of scholars who reside near the college would ask him to bop or sing a track. I had informed my son to be calm about these items however to inform us when he’s ragged an excessive amount of. On Thursday, my spouse informed me that my son had come again with bruises on his face and again.”
The daddy additional alleged that his son was known as to the bottom ground of the varsity constructing by the accused.
“They had been bothering him throughout the inside sensible examination. He requested them to go away. They known as him on his cellphone after some time and requested him to fulfill them downstairs. They apologised to him over the telephone and so they informed him that they may focus on the matter and that he mustn’t get offended. When he went to fulfill them after he bought free, one of many six males slapped him. The others held on to him and beat him up,” the daddy mentioned. He added that when he took up the matter with the administration, they paid no heed to his issues.
In the meantime, the college maintained that the incident was not a case of ragging.
“A case of battle between two group of scholars was reported and an institutional self-discipline committee initiated investigation of the case instantly. Right now, the daddy of one of many college students complained and instantly the anti-ragging committee investigated the case and referred the case to the scholar self-discipline committee, because it was not discovered to be a case of ragging. The matter is being investigated additional,” mentioned Savita Mehta, Vice President (Communications), Amity Group.