Nat’l debate competition begins at JU


A four-day ‘National Debate Competition-2020′ begins on Friday at Jahangirnagar University (JU) campus. With the slogan “Tofath Hok Shirdarai”, Jahangirnagar University Debate Organisation (JUDO) organises the contest.

A total of 96 teams from public and private universities, colleges and schools across the country participated in the contest which was inaugurated by JUDO founder president Abdhullah Ahmed Chowdhury Mamun. JUDO Press and Media secretary Hasan Mahmud Somrat disclosed the event, sponsored by Evaly online shop, at a press conference held at Jahangirnagar University Journalists’ Association (JUJA) office.

The debate competition features inter-university, inter-college and inter-school debate competitions. An inter-college debate competition was held at New Arts Building of the university on Friday while inter-university and inter-school debate competition will be held on February 7 and 8.

The ending session and prize giving ceremony of the debate festival will be held on February 15 on the university’s Selim Al Deen Muktamancha premises.