DPS-Modern Indian School (DPS-MIS) junior boys – Daiwik Dhar, Govind Krishna and Krish Nagrani won the Qatar Preparatory School Debate National Championship after a tough battle of words.
It was a long journey of eight rounds of debates.
DPS-MIS topped both league-I and II and qualified for the national championship in the open category. They defeated Pakistan International School in the semi-finals with their impromptu skills on the motion – ‘This house believes that upon sufficient evidence that more could have been done to avert pandemics in their countries, politicians should be tried and prosecuted for the high death rates and economic loss in their countries’.
In the grand finale, DPS-MIS boys were against Olive International School team on the motion – ‘This house would forcibly relocate high risk communities that refuse to resettle in response to climate change’.
After a close fight DPS-MIS team was declared the winners and Daiwik Dhar bagged the best speaker award.
In the individual category, Krish Nagrani secured fifth position followed by Mehull Girdhar at eight and Govind Krishna at ninth position. It was an educative and interesting session and chiselled the debating skills of the participants. Principal Asna Nafees congratulated the team on their success.