Address
7, Deshbandhu Chittaranjan Road, Budge Budge
24 Parganas (South), Kolkata - 700137

Phone Numbers
033 24701454 | 033 24805168

General Notice

Tender Notice

Anti Sexual Harassment Cell

Budge Budge College, inspite of being located in the suburban fringes of Kolkata ensures a congenial environment free from harassment, exploitation and intimidation levelling upon violence within its campus for its students, teaching and non-teaching staff. In order to provide an environment conducive to the all-round development of college ambience, the college has a separate ‘Anti Sexual Harassment sub-committee/ Cell.’ Its main objectives are:

  • To ensure free access to all the facilities, devoid of gender bias, thereby ensuring equal participation in all walks of campus activities.
  • To provide an environment free from gender-based discrimination.
  • To promote a socio-psychological environment for raising awareness about sexual harassment in its myriad forms.

Any victim has the right to complain in writing to the ‘Anti Sexual Harassment sub-committee/ Cell’, by dropping it in a locked complaint box of the cell. The cell ensues that the complaint is treated in confidence and ensures to maintain and safeguard the security and anonymity of the complainant.

The cell comprises of the following members, any of whom may be contacted for any issue that arises.

Sl No.

Name

Department

Designation

1

Dr.Sushmita Bhowmik

Philosophy

Convenor

2

Shreya Chakraborty

English

Member

3

Dr.Sweta Dutta

History

Member

4

Swati Sachdev

Geography

Member

5

Dr.Shruti Agarwal

Food & Nutrition

Member

6

Dr.Papia Das

Zoology

Member

 

The cell organises interactive sessions, awareness development programs in collaboration with NGO and other social sensitisation associations for the benefit of all members of the college community, including students. e.g. The cell had organised a gender sensitization workshop with special reference to ‘domestic violence’ in collaboration with a local NGO, ‘Krittika’ in the academic session 2013 - 2014.