English Debaters. Photo Courtesy: Master Sangpo ( Facebook)

Debaters with the Chairperson Miss. Phuntsok Dolma la
Photo Courtesy: Mr. Lhudup

The huge round of applause was followed by the unveiling of the curtain by the Chiarperson Miss Phuntsok Dolma la, as she announced the 2nd Inter Class English Debate open on the night of 11th October in Phuntsok Deshi hall. There were 12 participants from class VII to X who was supposed to debate on the topic, “ That the Parents have greater Influence in the Child’s life than the teachers”. These 12 speakers were divided into four groups of three each. Two of the groups were on the proposition side and two of the groups were on the Opposition side.

The chairperson introduced the speakers one by one and called upon the three honorable judges. The debate began with the speakers from the Proposition. All the speakers had prepared well and their delivery was one better than the other and the audience, which comprised of the teachers and the  students of class VIII and above, thoroughly enjoyed the entire session. When the actual contest was over, the stage was opened for the members on the floor, who also used the opportunity perfectly well.

Finally the results were declared and the assistant Headmaster was called upon to give the prizes. The best speaker prize was bagged by the school Captain Master Karma choedak. The final debate came to an end.