State Level Inter-Collegiate Debate Competition 2014-15


  • 26th & 27th August, 2014

Number of participant:

  • 88

Topics For Preliminary Round:

  • There is more intellect than emotion in today's way of life.
  • Equality is a myth.
  • Betting should be legalized.
  • A nation is not identified by the rights of a citizen but a citizen is identified by the rights of a nation.

Topic for Final Round

  • Executive interference in judicial appointment is undermining judicial independence.


Winner Team

  • Cash Prize of Rs 7000+ Rolling Trophy +Certificate of honour

Runners up Team

  • Cash prize of Rs 5000 + Runners up Trophy+ Certificate of honour

Best Speaker

  • Cash prize of Rs. 2000 + Trophy + Certificate of honour

Consolation prize

  • prize of Rs. 1000 + Trophy + Certificate of honour

Special Appreciation Prizes (From Preliminary Round

  • Cash prize of Rs. 500 each + Trophy + certificate of honour. (From preliminary round)

Judges for Preliminary Round :

Judges invited by the college were having in-depth knowledge and experience in the field of oratory skills.

Shri. Ashish Chandorkar

  • Veteran Journalist, Copy Editor, Maharashtra Times, Pune.

Asst. Prof. Tukaram Maske

  • Shri Datta Mandir Junior College, Taluka Pandharpur, Dist. Solapur.

Shri Anand Kshemkalyani,

  • Marketing Consultant, Nashik.

Mrs. Salil Palande-Datar

  • Member, Kalpavriksh Environmental Action Group, Pune.


  • Director and C.E.O Shakti Foundation.

Asst. Prof. Atul Patil

  • Communication Skills, college of Engineering, Pune.

Judges for Final Round

Adv. S.E.Avhad

Senior Lawyer, Pune Bar.

Shri. Vivek Velankar

Veteran Social Activist.

Shri. Anand Hardikar

Veteran Writer.

Chief Guest for the inauguration and prize distribution

Fourth edition of this competition was inaugurated at the auspicious hands of Shri. Anand Deshmukh, Director, Vidyawani, Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune.


Winner Team

HPT & RYK College, Nasik

  • Mr. Chitte Vivek Mohan
  • Ms. Baraste Kajal Ashok

Runners up Team

S. P. College, Pune.

  • Ms. Mrunal Joshi
  • Ms. IshwariPendase

Best Speaker

S.P. College, Pune.

  • Ms. Ishwari Pendse

Consolation prize

H.P.T. and R.V.K. College, Nash

  • Mr. Vivek M. Chitte

Special Appreciation Prizes (From Preliminary Round)

  • Ms. AkshataNayak MMM’s Shakarrao Chavan Law College, Pune
  • Ms.Priyanka Degvekar Sir Parshuram BhauCollege,Pune
  • Ms. Valerie Fernandes Abeda Inamdar Senior College, Pune
  • Ms. Neha D. Desai ILS Law College ,Pune