Muzaffarnagar: Uttar Pradesh has topped the
list of states with the maximum number of ragging cases in
2010, as out of a total 658 cases reported nationwide, 131
were from the state.
Replying to a query under the Right to Information Act
filed by Kush Kalra, the Human Resource Development Ministry
said that after UP, West Bengal reported the second highest
number of 86 cases.
Maximum cases of ragging were reported from engineering
colleges, 333 out of 658 in the country, the report said.
Out of 658 cases of ragging, 594 were reported against
boys and rest 64 against girls, it said.
Manipur stood last in the list.