Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences is committed to creat a safe environment for women students and employees – a gender-just environment free of violence, harassment, exploitation, intimidation and stress.
Internal Complaint Committee at Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences was set up in pursuance of the UGC guidelines and directives of the Hon’ble Supreme Court in the judgement of Vishaka & Others v/s. State of Rajasthan & Others reported in 1997 (6) SCC 241, and as per the provisions of the Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplace (Prevention, Prohibition and Redressal) Act, 2013.
The Internal Complaint Committee at Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences is an instrument for addressing the issues of sexual harassment and recommending their redressal in a time-bound manner.
When an incident of sexual harassment occurs, the victim or third-party may submit a written complainant in person at Sexual Harassment Prevention Cell, or send via email at “[email protected].
- To fulfill the directives of the Hon’ble Supreme Court of India, and concerns expressed by the University Grants Commission (UGC) about ensuring safe environment for women students and employees in educational institutions.
- To promote an environment free of sexual harassment and other acts of gender based discrimination at the University that ensures gender equality and equal opportunities.
- To prevent sexual harassment and to promote the general well being of female students, teaching and non-teaching women staff of the University.
The following members are nominated for the Internal Complaint Committee for a period of two years:
|1.||Dr. (Mrs.) Daphy Inbasekar, Officer i/c Women Cell||Chairperson/Women Cell|
|2.||Dr. Sunanda Bhgavathy, Professor & Head (Criminology)||Member|
|3.||Dr.E.Grace Mary Kanaga, Professor/CSE||Member|
|4.||Dr.S.Kavitha,Associate Prof / Biotech||Member|
|5.||Dr.Amutha Dhanaraj, Chief Warden - Ladies Hostel||Member|
|6.||Dr.Sheela Daniel, Psychiatric specialist from SEESHA Hospital||Member|
|7.||Dr. S.Albones Raj, Director (SA)||Member|
|8.||Mr. A.John Bennet, Officer-in-Charge of Grievance Redressal Cell||Member Secretary|
|9.||Mrs. Prema Karunakaran, Legal Consultant||Third party Rep.|
|10.||Ms. A. Josephine Atchaya (RRK22EC1002), Ph.D (ECE) (Research Woman Scholar)||Member Student Rep.|
|11.||Ms.Angel Mathew (URK21CS1099), B.Tech. CSE (UG Woman Student)||Member-Student Rep.|
|12.||Ms. Divina TP (PRK23CS5004), M.Tech. CSE (PG Woman Student)||Member-Student Rep.|
Any aggrieved student or parent or staff member with a genuine complaint will submit his/her complaint along with necessary documents, if any, through any of the following modes:
Internal Complaint Committee,
Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences,
Coimbatore - 641114
Phone: +91 422 2614364
Mobile: +91 94878 46542
Email: [email protected]