DCI Recomends 20 Medical Colleges For Derecognition Due To Ragging Menace

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4:25 pm 29 Jul, 2016


Taking strong steps against ragging in medical colleges, the Dental Council of India (DCI) has written to Union Health Ministry, recommending them names of  20 medical colleges for de-recognition.

These colleges are based all across the country and over the years several issue of students’ ragging have come forward from these colleges.


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If the ministry follows DCI’s recommendation and de-recognise these colleges, it will be by far the strictest action that would been taken against the growing  menace.

Colleges that DCI has recommended for de-recognition are:





DCI’s recommendation comes at a time when many colleges across the country are starting new session.

In the past few years ragging of students in medical colleges has been on a rise, with a few cases even leading to student death.