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Three-day debate competition begins at RU tomorrow

RAJSHAHI, Sept 11, 2017 (BSS)- A three-day TIB-Gold Bangladesh third national debate competition will begin at Rajshahi University (RU) tomorrow (Tuesday).

Group of Liberal Debaters Bangladesh (Gold Bangladesh) will arrange the competition in association with Transparency International Bangladesh (TIB). More than 96 debaters from 32 universities of the country will take part in the event.

This was informed in a pre-competition press conference at RU Central Cafeteria here today.

Vice-Chancellor (VC) Prof Abdus Sobhan and Pro-VC Prof Ananda Kumar Shaha will inaugurate the competition as the chief and special guests respectively followed by a colourful rally.

Afterwards, a workshop on right to information law will be held at Deans' Complex. Chief Information Commissioner Prof Golam Rahman and TIB's Director Dr Rizwan-Ul-Alam will address the workshop.

TIB Assistant Programme Manager Jafar Sadique, CCC President Prof Abdus alam, RU teachers Prof Rabiul Islam and Mamun Abdul Kayum and General Secretary of Gold Bangladesh Mustafizur Rahman addressed the press conference.