An inter-collegiate debate competition will be organised at the Ernakulam Public Library on January 24 as a tribute to noted orator Sukumar Azhikode. The competition will begin at 10 am. An Azhikode commemoration speech ‘Sukumar Azhikode as a reader’ will also be held on the same day at 5 pm. Candidates who wish to take part in the debate competition should register their names by Wednesday.
The college team which will win the first prize at the debate will be presented with the MM Cheriyan Ever Rolling Trophy along with a cash prize of Rs 5,000.
The second and third prize winners will be given Rs 3,000 and Rs 2,000 respectively.