Immediate action would be taken on all complaints received on the app, promised Mr. Javadekar, as per a Ministry statement.
"It is a good step for protection and will give a feeling of security to students," he said.
Cautioning those who indulge in ragging, Mr. Javadekar said such students will not be allowed to continue their education in the institution.
"At the same time they will meet severe penalty and punishment as per the law," he said.
However the Minister expressed hope that good senior students will act as mentors for their juniors.
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