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IIT-Guwahati Expels Rape Accused Students Whom High Court Called 'Future Assets'

The institute has terminated the student stating that the reported act of "gross indiscipline" was perpetrated by the accused.

IIT-Guwahati Expels Rape Accused Students Whom High Court Called Future Assets

Sentinel Digital Desk

Guwahati: A student of IIT-Guwahati who was accused of rape a female student on March 21, was expelled from the institution.

The official of IIT-Guwahati in their report said that the act of the student was gross indiscipline and had violated the students 'code of conduct which had to be strictly deal with by the institute.

Earlier the Gauhati High court had granted bail to the student calling him a "future asset".

Earlier on September 03 the DOSA (The Dean of Students Affairs) updated the Senate about the final recommendation of the students' disciplinary committee (SDC) meeting and has decided to terminate the student from the institute.

The police on April 03 this year arrested a 21-year old student for allegedly raping a female student on March 28.

In a signification development the Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati (IIT-G) has bagged two ranks in National Institutional Rankings Framework (NIRF) Ranking 2021. Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Thursday virtually announced the NIRF Rankings 2021 in which Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati (IIT-G) has achieved 7th rank and 8th in over all. The report has also informed that IIT Madras has bagged top rank in the NIRF ranking.

This is the third time IIT Madras has bagged top rank in the NIRF ranking. IIT Delhi, IIT Kanpur and IIT Kharagpur have been placed in fourth, fifth and sixth place respectively. Jawaharlal Nehru University and Banaras Hindu University have secured ninth and tenth ranks. AIIMS Delhi has bagged the top spot among medical colleges followed by PGIMER Chandigarh and Christian Medical College, Vellore, stated the report.

Also Read: IIT-Guwahati Bags 7th Rank In Engineering and 8th in NIRF Ranking 2021

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