Belapur: D.A.V Public School, Nerul led by Parvathy Menon as captain and team members B. Shrinidi, Ritika Jyala, Ritika Puthran beat St. Joseph’s High School Kalamboli, to emerge champions at the finals of the 21st Bombay YMCA Navi Mumbai Inter School Panel Debate – 2019 competetion, held on August 30, 2019 at the YMCA, here.

Podar International CBSE and Apeejay School, Kharghar won the 3rd and 4th place trophy, respectively.

Jay Kavishwar from New Horizon Public School won the Best Debater award, followed by Sansha Mishra from Delhi Public School in 2nd place and Anjali Tripathi from St. Joseph’s High School, Kalamboli, in 3rd place. 16 students selected from the first round of debates vied for this best debater competition.

The Chief Guest for the program was famous novelist and founder and CEO of the “School of Business Wisdom” Mr. Jayant Hudar, who gave tips for sharpening skills and success. He has also co-authored a book, ‘Prosperity Factor, with best-selling author Joe Vitale famous for the movie “The Secret”. His book with Brian Tracy “Ignite Your Life” got an Award of national best-selling author “Quilly Award” in September 2016 in Los Angeles. He was featured in the Top 25 Business Consultants in India and USA in Silicon India Magazine and top 20 Consultants review magazine in 2014. He is a serial entrepreneur and a Business growth consultant. He started his career at the age of 22 and since then has owned 14 different businesses in past 25 years. He did his engineering in computers technology and did his post-graduation in Business Management. He is part of the Top line Business solutions consulting network in more than 56 countries. He has hands on experience of helping other business in more than 150+ verticals.
The other guests included Babu George (Chairman of Navi Mumbai branch of YMCA), T.S.Thomas and Abraham Jadhav(members), Mrs. Sini Paul {Chief Manager, Vashi branch of Muthoot Group of Companies.
The judges were Mr. Vishwarath Nayar, Editor- Raigad Observer, Mrs. Lorna Naresh former professor C.K.T college, Panvel and Dr. Sarla Bijapurkar former H.O.D, Dept. of Sociology, K.J. Somaiya College.