Students, who need to take admission in faculties affiliated with Calicut University, will now need to signal a declaration letter, stating that they’ll neither settle for nor give dowry of their marriage. The college has additionally issued an official notification to the principals of all of the affiliated faculties. The discover additionally directed the scholars, who’ve already taken admission for the 2021-22 educational 12 months, to submit the declaration letter.
The notification issued by the assistant registrar of Calicut University, dated September 15, informs that given growing circumstances of deaths as a result of home violence as a result of dowry, the Chancellor has proposed to organize a declaration letter, which states that college students will neither demand nor settle for dowry. Not simply that, it additionally states that college students will neither give nor obtain dowry “straight or not directly”. The Vice-Chancellor has also directed the students and parents to attach the letter with the form at the time of admission.
According to the notice, “At the time of admission, it is strictly directed to obtain a declaration from every student and parent, regarding demand or non-acceptance of dowry, not giving or receiving dowry directly or indirectly.”
The rule of Calicut University might be efficient from this session, and it’ll apply to all authorities, aided and self-financed faculties affiliated with the college.
The University of Calicut is the most important in Kerala established within the 12 months 1968. The varsity was created by a authorities plan bifurcating Kerala University.
According to a current report of Statista Research Department, in 2020, almost 7000 dowry loss of life circumstances have been reported in India.