IIUI hosts 2nd round of de­bate con­test

The Financial Daily - - NATIONAL -

IS­LAM­ABAD: The sec­ond round of 18th All Pak­istan In­ter-Uni­ver­si­ties de­bate com­pe­ti­tion for the award of "Al­lama Iqbal Shield" was held here at In­ter­na­tional Is­lamic Uni­ver­sity Is­lam­abad (IIUI) at its Faisal Masjid cam­pus.

Sec­ond round of re­gional com­pe­ti­tion for the Al­lama Iqbal Shield was at­tended by more than 40 con­tes­tants from 19 uni­ver­si­ties in which stu­dents of Na­tional Uni­ver­sity of Sciences and Tech­nol­ogy (NUST) and Na­tional Uni­ver­sity of Mod­ern Lan­guages (NUML), Com­sats, MUST and IIUI clinched top po­si­tions in English and Urdu cat­e­gories of the con­test.

Ac­cord­ing to the re­sults, in the English cat­e­gory of the com­pe­ti­tion, Ms. Muqaddsa Gul of NUML clinched first po­si­tion and Ah­san Ka­mal of the same uni­ver­sity got 3rd po­si­tion, while sec­ond po­si­tion was won by Com­sats' Ai­man Butt.

In the Urdu cat­e­gory, MUST's Ms. Far­rukh Awais stood first while sec­ond one was also clinched by Ab­dul Rehman of IIUI. Third Po­si­tion of the Urdu cat­e­gory was taken by At­tiq ur Rehman from NUST.

The event's judges were Dr. Abid Sial from NUML, Di­rec­tor Publi­ca­tions NUST Muham­mad Ilyas Chishti, Dr. Fozia Jan­jua De­part­ment of English IIUI and Dr. Umaima Kam­ran Quaid-i-Azam Uni­ver­sity, Is­lam­abad and Dr. Za­far Hus­sain Za­far, AIOU, Uni­ver­sity, Is­lam­abad.

Third and fi­nal round of the com­pe­ti­tion would be held at Higher Ed­u­ca­tion Com­mis­sion (HEC) in com­ing months where 30 stu­dents across the coun­try from Urdu and English cat­e­gories would com­pete.

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