BGMEA University of Fashion & Technology (BUFT) debate team has become the Champion by defeating Dhaka International University at the “ATN Bangla Public Parliament Debate Competition -2015”.
The final gala event was held in the ATN Studio in the capital on March 31, 2015.The topic of the debate was “Violence free Politics only can transform Bangladesh into a Mid -income Nation”. Debators of BUFT debate team took their position in favour of this motion as the government party. Honorable Commerce Minister Mr. Tofayel Ahmed was present as the Chief Guest, while Hasan Ahmed Chowdhury Kiron, Chairman, Debate for Democracy, was present as the Speaker of the mock Parliament.
Mr. Muzaffar U. Siddique, Founder Chairman, Board of Trustees, BUFT; Mr. Atiqul Islam, President of BGMEA and Member of the Board of Trustees of BUFT; Vice Chairman (Admin) BUFT, Mr. Reaz-Bin-Mahmood; Vice Chancellor,Prof. Dr. Syed Masud Husain;Registrar A N M Rafiqul Alam, Head of Logistics Wg. Cdr. Shahidullah (Rtd.), faculty members, officials and students were present in the event. Among debators, Md. Asiqul Islam Choyon was the Team Leader, while Md. Nazmul Morshed Shemul, Syed Khalid Mahmud, Md. Mohiuddin Shuvo and Kawsar Mahmed were present as Members of the team. The Team was guided by Moderators of the BUFT Debate Club Mr. Md. Atikur Rahman and Engr. Faruk Ahmed.