Debates has been the strongest avenue of the Literary Society of Textile Institute of Pakistan. After the huge success of Declamation ’10 a team of debaters from literary society participated in D-bate, a TV show on AAJ TV. Haneeya Maryam (President literary Society) along with three other members, Tauseef Haider, Areeba Akhtar and Mohsin Butt participated in the show.Two students, one for the motion and another against the motion, participated in each show along with a celebrity guest speaker. The two celebrity speaker in the first shoot were Shaheen Salahuddin, speaking for the motion ‘Pakistan k kharab image k zimaedar humare siyasi leader hain’, with me :), she is Director News and current affairs at Indus TV and also host for ‘Khuli Baat’ on Indus TV and another speaker, a very renown political personality and also Speaker Sindh assembly, Mr. Nisar Ahmed Khuhro with Areeba Akhtar.
In second shot, another two celebrity speaker joined, Mr Mujahid Brelvi, a senior journalist and an anchor for ‘Doosra pehlu’ on CNBC Pakistan, for the motion on ‘Awam mae intishar k zimaedar hakumati idare hain’, with Haneeya Maryam and Shaukat Mahmood Basra, MPA punjab assembly, speaking against the motion, with Tauseef Haider.
The shows will be aired on October 9th and October 16th tentatively. In the end I would like to thank TIP administration to giving us the opportunity to represent TIP for the show and also the new first year students for their support as audience in the show, hope they get their attendance for skipping classes that day :).