Drishty champion in debate contest
Drishty Chittagong clinched the champion's trophy of Inter University and Club Debate Competition defeating Bangladesh School of Debate-Chittagong University Chapter (BSD-CU) in the port city on Tuesday.
PLAN Bangladesh organised the daylong competition on the occasion of “International resistance day on oppression on women” with the assistance of BSD-CU at Regional Public Administration Training Centre.
Muttakim Chowdhury of the wining team won the award of best debater.
Ten teams of different universities and clubs participated in the contest financed by USAID.
Earlier on Tuesday, women's leader and writer Begum Mustari Safi inaugurated the debate competition as the chief guest. BSD Chairperson Saiful Abedin, Director and Assistant Professor of Marketing department of Chittagong University (CU) Fuad Hasan, and Project Coordinator of PLAN Bangladesh Sariful Alam were present as special guests with the BSD-CU President Payal Barua in the chair.