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Internal Complaints Committee (ICC), Assam University, Silchar

The Background

Complaints Committee against Sexual Harassment of Female Employees was constituted by the Assam University in June, 1998 consequent upon the Supreme Courtís judgment in Vishakha and others vs State of Rajasthan case in 1997 and the guidelines of the UGC. Later the Committee was renamed as Gender Awareness Action against Sexual Harassment. In November 2012, the Committee against Sexual Harassment (CASH) was constituted.

Keeping in view the provisions of the Sexual Harassment of Women in Workplace (Prevention, Prohibition and Redressal) Act, 2013 and the University Policy Prohibiting Discrimination and Sexual Harassment, a four member Internal Complaints Committee (ICC) has been constituted with the following Members for a term of three years.

Prof. R. R Dhamala (Chairperson, currently Vice Chancellor (Acting) Assam University, Silchar)
Prof. Geetika Bagchi (Member, currently Chairperson, i/c.)
Dr Prodosh Kiron Nath (Member)
Ms Tuhina Sharma Biswas (Member, Advocate and Member, Legal Aid Cell, Cachar)

Mode of functioning of the Committee


Students & Employees of Assam University may contact:

Prof. R. R. Dhamala
Vice Chancellor (Acting)
Mobile No. +919435073676

Dr Sanjib Bhattacharjee
Mobile No. +919435073822

Prof.Geetika Bagchi
Chairperson (i/c)
Internal Complaints Committee (ICC)
Mobile No. +919435176394

Dr. Prodosh Kiron Nath
Member, Internal Complaints Committee (ICC)
Mobile No. +919435375798

Sexual Harassment at Workplace Act

Sexual Harassment at Workplace Rules