The book - 'RAGGING : The Red Alert' is the first of its kind, in India and abroad, on the subject stretching from negativity of definitions to 'Rays of Hope' - a positive picture : covering the roles played by NGOs, media, judiciary, administrative system and the social activists. Though it comes under 'zero tolerance' now under the law, yet we cannot claim that it would be eliminated altogether from the educational scene overnight, as the misguided and perverted minded misdeeds but Chapters like 'Be the Real Leader', 'Love Thy Children - List They...' and 'Tips for Freshers' will help parents and students preparing themselves to shoulder future responsibility of nation-building. it's true that half a billion youth will have to own this pious burden. But, the society has to ponder over as to how if the threat like fagging keeps on terrorizing them. Let us go through the pages ahead and see the practical solutions.