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Ananya Gavde

Ananya Gavde

Asked on 10 September, 2019

Which institute was the student studying at?

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The foreign student who has filed a complaint was studying at the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur (IIT-K).

Ridhi Powar

Ridhi Powar

Asked on 10 September, 2019

Which nationality does the student belong to?

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Citing security reasons, IIT-K administration has refused to reveal the name, nationality, and other details about the student.

Charvi Mehra

Charvi Mehra

Asked on 10 September, 2019

Under which act are the investigations being carried?

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The Internal Complaints Committee (ICC) of IIT-K are carrying out the investigations under the Prevention of Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplace Act, in accordance with the Supreme Court guidelines.

Ankita Jaiteley

Ankita Jaiteley

Asked on 10 September, 2019

Under which program is the student enrolled?

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The girl student, who has filed the complaint, is enrolled in a foreign exchange program with other countries, that lasts from 6 months to 2 years.

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