“Orientation Session on Student Support Platform.”
An orientation session was organised by the University administration to familiarise the current students with the newly launched Student Support Platform to be used as a single gateway for grievance redressal mechanism. Prof. Yogesh Pratap Singh, Registrar NLUO explained the rationale behind moving to new system and creasing out the difficulties faced by students particular to the online education. He highlighted that the pandemic has not brought about online classes but also reshaped the ways to address institutional concerns and grievances. He underscored that the aim of student support platform was to create a safe and responsive environment for each one of the students. This was followed by a doubt clearing session on the Proctorical Process and Internal Complaints Committee Mechanism. Dr Rangin Pallav Tripathy, Proctor along with Deputy Proctors Ms. Rishika Khare and Dr. Mayank Tiwari held a session on the powers and duties of Proctor’s office. The second leg of the orientation process was to demystify the internal complaint mechanism to deal with sexual harassment matters. Ms. Nanditta Batra, Member of Internal Complaints Committee and Member of Drafting Committe of NLUO Sexual Harassment Prevention, Prohibition & Redressal Regulations, 2021 explained the ICC mechanism and answered the queries in that regard.