Prevention of Caste based Discrimination Committee
Discrimination based on caste, locality, social/ economical background or gender is prohibited at Samundra Institute of Maritime Studies. The Prevention of Caste-based Discrimination Committee (PCDC) shall understand the terms of the letter from UGC in words and spirit and initiate continuous actions to ensure that no official or faculty member or student indulge in any kind of discrimination against any community or category of students, faculty or staff members. Sensitizing officials/ faculty members of the campus while dealing with such cases would also be the responsibility of the committee. As per the letter from the University Grants Commission, it was informed that the Officials/ faculty members / students should desist from any act of discrimination against SC/ ST/ OBC students on grounds of their social origin.
The objective of the committee is to provide guidance, counselling and resolve issues pertaining to the Caste Based Discrimination at Workplace and to enhance the diversity within the campus. Therefore, sensitizing officials/ faculty members of the campus while dealing with such cases is also the responsibility of the committee.
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