Internal Complaints Committee
(Earlier known as Gender Sensitisation Committee Against Sexual Harassment [GSCASH])
As required by the UGC, Osmania University has constituted the Internal Complaints Committee headed by a senior professor. This is in compliance with the UGC (Prevention, Prohibition and Redressal of Sexual Harassment of Women Employees and Students in Higher Educational Institutions) Regulations, 2015 in the Official Gazette on 2nd May 2016, which being statutory in nature, are binding on Universities and Colleges. Even before that ensuring the safety of women and youth, and programmes for Gender sensitization on campuses across the country was earmarked and mandated as a matter of the highest priority by the government. In this direction, Osmania University has set up a GSCASH in April 2013. Before this, matters of this nature were dealt directly the administration through need-based committees headed by the senior most faculty member.COMPOSITION OF GSCASH [Note: UGC has recommended change of nomenclature of GSCASH to Internal Complaints Committee)
The committee consists of Ten members.
|S.No.||Name & Address||Role||Mobile No.|
|1.||Prof. Syeda Sameen Fatima, Principal, University College of Engineering, Osmania University||Chairperson||9848519860|
|2.||Prof. Nirmala Babu Rao, Department of Botany, University College of Science, Osmania University||Member||9849627314|
|3.||Prof. D. Surya, Youth Welfare Officer, Prof. J. Ananthaswamy Administrative Building, Osmania University||Member||9849104187|
|4.||Prof. Ch. Venkata Ramana Devi, Department of Biochemistry, Osmania University||Member||9391374916|
|5.||Prof. P. Laxminarayana, Dean, Students Affairs, Osmania University||Member||9346917018|
|6.||Prof. V. Appa Rao Principal, University College of Commerce & Business Management, Osmania University||Member||9849782193|
|7.||Dr. K. Shailaja, Director, Campus Hostels for Women, Osmania University||Member||9885136976|
|8.||Smt. Bhagyamma, Superintendent, University College of Arts & Social Sciences, Osmania University||Member|
|9.||Smt. Veeramani, Superintendent, UGC Unit, Prof. J. Ananthaswamy Administrative Building, Osmania University||Member|
|10.||Smt. Chaya Anuradha, Deputy Registrar (Academic), Prof. J. Ananthaswamy Administrative Building, Osmania University||Member-Convenor||9642618103|
Any person wishing to file complaint of sexual harassment may do so by filling FORM I and submitting the same by email firstname.lastname@example.org and submitting the hard copy of the same to the Convenor of ICC at the office of the Deputy Registrar (Academic), Prof. J. Ananthaswamy Administrative Building, Osmania University.