Internal complaint Committee

The objective of the Internal Complaints Committee is to take consistent action for prevention, prohibition and redressal of complaints received regarding sexual harassment and gender discrimination of women personnel at the workplace. The term of the committee is of 3 years. The Committee organizes meetings at regular intervals and at times as per immediate requirement of the complaint.

Internal Complaints Committees are working in the Headquarters of the institute at Matunga and Ginning Training Center, Nagpur.

Internal Complaint Committee, Headquarters, Matunga, Mumbai ( Period : Year 2020 -2023 )

                      Name of Committee Member Designation
1   Dr. (Mrs.) Sujata Saxena, Principal Scientist & Head In charge, Chemical & Biochemical Processing Division Chairman
2 Dr. (Mrs.) Shilpa Charankar, Former Principal, Dr. BNM College of Home Science & Executive Secretary, Seva Mandal Education Society, 338, R.A. Kidwai Marg, Matunga, Mumbai External Member
3 Dr. P.S. Deshmukh, Senior Scientist, Technology Transfer Division Member
4 Dr. (Mrs.) Nandita M. Ashtaputre, Chief Technical Officer, Chemical & Biochemical Processing Division Member
5 Mrs. Prachi R. Mhatre, Senior Technical Officer & In charge, Library, Technology Transfer Division Member
6 Mrs. Sujata Koshy, Administrative Officer Member Secretary

Internal Complaint Committee, Ginning Training Center, Nagpur
(01.08.2016 to 31.07.2019)

                    Name of Committee Member Designation
1Mis. Varsha Satanakar, Scientist, Ginning Training Center, ICAR-CIRCOT, Nagpur Chairman
2 Dr. (Mrs.) Alka Chaturvedi, Professor, Head of Department of BotanyRashtrasant Tukdoji Maharaj Nagpur University, Nagpur External – Member
3 Dr. V. Mageshwaran, Scientist, Ginning Training Center, ICAR-CIRCOT, Nagpur Member
4 Mrs. M.M. Bhandankar, Skilled Supporting Staff, Ginning Training Center, ICAR-CIRCOT, Nagpur Member
5 Mr. S. L. Bhanusa, Assistant Chief Technical Officer, Ginning Training Center, ICAR-CIRCOT, Nagpur Member
6 Dr. D.U. Patil,Chief Technical Officer, Ginning Training Center, ICAR-CIRCOT, Nagpur Member Secretary

 Powers and Duties of Internal Complint Committee:

Internal Complaints Committee takes action in the purview of the guidelines received from time to time from New Delhi and performs preliminary inquiry reporting to The Competent Authority on complaints received regarding sexual harassment and gender discrimination of women personnel at the Institute.  
Internal Women’s Complaint Committee takes efforts to maintain gender parity, sexual harassment-free and positive environment at the workplace. It conducts awareness drive through display of women welfare & anti-sexual harassment policies and other appropriate documents, workshops, posters, speeches by experts etc. to have an encouraging and dignified surrounding to work in for women personnel