Best Speaker Award and 3rd Position in Dr Amidas Goradia Debate
Date: Aug 25th, 2023
Three students from senior school have once again made DAVSKVB community feel proud with their outstanding presentation in Dr Amidas Goradia Inter-School Debate held on 22nd and 23rd August, 2023. Dr Amidas Goradia Inter-School Debate is one of the prestigious debate competitions in India. Soumya Bista, a student from Grade XII won the Best Speaker Award. Overall, DAV School won the third position. The winners are Soumya Bista, Arya Thakur- Grade XI and Prerak Pathak- Grade X. The debates were organised in teams via zoom by following all online safety protocols. The topics were given on the spot and there were three multi-format rounds. The 22nd edition of Dr Amidas Goradia Inter-School Debate competition saw a participation of forty-three schools and five of them were from Nepal, Srilanka, Kuwait, Muscat and Lagos. Dr Amidas Goradia Inter-School Debate is organised every year to honour the contribution of Dr Amidas Goradia, the first allopathic doctor to qualify in India. He also won the gold medal in Licentiate of Medicine degree. The 22nd edition of debate was also dedicated to six landmark commemorations. English HoD Mr. Umesh Saud and Plus 2 English Teacher, Mr. Shibin Varghese selected the contestants and provided some useful debating tips prior to the debate competition. The winners will be honoured with the award by the School authorities in the assembly soon.