A central agency will be set up as a watchdog to prevent and monitor incidents of ragging in educational institutions, the Indian government told the Supreme Court in April, following a report received by the Court establishing a link between alcoholism by senior students and ragging. The concept is the "brainchild" of the father of the student who was killed in this ragging incident. Again, his death occured in a medical school...

- source: News4U ("India's first dedicated web news channel"), April, 21, 2009,