Islamabad: 28 oct: A declamation contest was held at the National Defence University (NDU) here on Thursday.
Students from all departments participated. It was the preliminary round for Allama Iqbal Shield, which is Pakistan’s highest award for debates. Dr. Pervez Iqbal Cheema was the chief guest while Dr. Bashir Hussain presided over the event, says a press release. Sardar Omer Draz Khan, a student of government and public policy, secured the first position in the competition.
The winner certificate and prize money was given away by Faculty of Contemporary Studies Dean Dr. Pervez Iqbal Cheema. Sardar Omer Draz along with his team would compete in the second round of the Allama Iqbal Declamation Shield.The news.