Debate 2015 - Finals

Finals – 11.07.15

Topic: “Colonial India would be preferable to a corrupt India.”




 1. Ms.Ramanjit Kaur - Theatre and Film Actor. A recipient of several National Awards like Sangeet  Natak Akademi award, Sanskriti award and international awards likeThe Charles Wallace Award,  Uk. 

 2.Mrs. Karuna Singh - Mrs Singh heads the India operations for Earth Day Network, a global,  environmental NGO and has been trained by former U.S. Vice President and Nobel Laureate Al  Gore

 3. Dr. Sandip Chatterjee - Dr. Chatterjee  is a graduate of  Medical College Kolkata with Hons in  Anatomy, Physiology, Pathology, Surgery , Ophthalmology and ENT. He has won Gold Medals in  Anatomy, Pathology, and Surgery .

 4. Mr. Amitabh Dutta - Director of Calcutta Media Institute Pvt. Ltd., a subsidiary of the ABP Group  and on the board of IISWBM. He was the first Business Head of The Telegraph and was  responsible  for making The Telegraph the no. 1 English newspaper in the East.

 Dr. Kunal Sarkar - Dr. Sarkar is currently the Senior  Vice Chairman of Medica Hospitals and  Chairman of  Kolkata Heart Foundation. He is a National scholar  and recipient of eleven medals  including the Gold  Medal in Surgery.


Schools shortlisted for Finals 2015

  1. Calcutta Boys’ School
  2. Shri Shikshayatan
  3. St. James
  4. Loreto House
  5. The Heritage
  6. La Martiniere for Boys
  7. Sushila Birla Girls’ School
  8. Birla High School



Names of the Participants

Name of the School

 Best Speaker

 Aastha Agarwal

 Shri  Shikshayatan School

 Runner Up Speaker

 Rajarshi Mukerjee

 Calcutta Boys’ School

 Best Team

 Rajarshi Mukerjee, Abhigyan Saha

 Calcutta Boys’ School