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Rules and Regulations

  1. The debate competition would be conducted for 2 days.
  2. Each college can nominate 2 teams consisting of 2 members in each team
  3. One of the team members should speak for the topic & another against the topic. The presentation of motion to be informed during registration.
  4. Participants will be called randomly to present their views for 4+1 minutes during Round 1
  5. A warning bell would be given at the end of the 4th minute indicating that the student has 1minutes to conclude his argument. A long bell will be given at the end of the 5th minute where in the participant must complete his argument. Failing which he would attract negative marks.
  6. The participants for the final round will be decided by panellists at the end of the first day or Round 1.
  7. Topic for the final round will be announced to the shortlisted participants at 6:00 PM on day 1.
  8. The shortlisted participants will be presenting the motion as informed by the Judges with the announcement of topic to the respective finalists.
  9. On Day 2, the participant would be called randomly and would be given 5+2 minutes to present their argument.
  10. A warning bell would be given at the end of the 5th minute indicating that the student has 2 minutes to conclude his argument. A long bell will be given at the end of the 7th minute where in the participant must complete his argument. Failing which he would attract negative marks.
  11. At any stage, the decision of the organizers and the judges will be final.

General Rules

  1. Every participant should carry his/her college identity card which must act as a valid photo ID proof.
  2. The use of student identification card by anyone other than its original holder will not be entertained.
  3. No participant shall alter, falsify counterfeit, forge or cause to be altered, falsified, counterfeited or forged any records, forms or documents produced by themselves.
  4. Use of fire/explosives/weapons/drugs on the campus is strictly prohibited.
  5. Please take care of your own belongings. Loss of any personal belonging is not the responsibility of the institution.
  6. No participant should tamper with the property of the institution. If found, the participant will have to pay for the damage.
  7. No participant shall assemble on the campus for the purpose of creating a riot, destruction or disorderly diversion which interferes with the normal working of the institution. We expect you to maintain decorum throughout the event.
  8. Neither possession of alcoholic beverages nor their consumption is permitted in any of the institution facilities.
  9. Use of tobacco products and smoking is strictly prohibited.
  10. The campus is a Vegetarian campus. Consumption of non-vegetarian food in any form is prohibited.
  11. No participant shall make or cause to make unauthorized entry into any institution building, office or other facilities.
  12. The abuse or inappropriate use of sound/gestures in the form of lewd, indecent, obscene conduct will not be entertained.
  13. Participants are expected to exercise honesty in all matters by being fair and courteous towards others.
  14. The decision taken by the judges will be final. Participants are expected to abide by the same.