Dr. D. Y. Patil BioTechnology and BioInformatics Institute

Past Event

Awareness about ragging

WhenThursday, August 10, 2017    
WhereDr. D. Y. Patil Biotechnology & Bioinformatics Institute Tathawade, Pune 411033.

Dr.D.Y.Patil Biotechnology and Bioinformatics Institute have organized a seminar on “Awareness about ragging”  for First Year students of B. Tech Biotechnology, M. Tech (int) Biotechnology, B. Tech (Medical) Biotechnology, and M.Sc Biotechnology at Seminar Hall. Prof. J.K. Pal, Director introduced Speaker Dr. Vanita Patwardhan to the audience. She is currently working as a Senior Consultant – Research at Jnana Prabodhini's Institute of Psychology, Sadashiv Peth, Pune. The seminar was started with questions and answers about ragging to bring about awareness. She also explained its psychological effects on student’s life and studies. UGC provided videos were shown to understand the ragging and how anti-ragging committee works in the institution. Instructed to students to take responsibility not to happen any ragging cases at hostel, campus, canteen and common rooms so that campus will be comfortable to stay and study. Students were also actively interacted with speaker and also expressed their way of understanding about ragging through some attractive slogans. The seminar was concluded with vote of thanks by Dr. K. V. Swamy, Associate Professor, Secretary, Anti-ragging committee.