NILS Eastern University Chapter Organized a Seminar on “Criminal Sentencing System in Bangladesh”
On 25th July of 2018, NILS Eastern University Chapter Organized a Seminar on “Criminal Sentencing System in Bangladesh” & “1st NILS EU Legal Debate Championship, 2018” in collaboration with the Department of Law of Eastern University. Ms. Jubaida Sakin, the Vice President (Traineeship and International Exchange) of NILS Bangladesh and Advisor of NILS Eastern University Chapter, addressed the audience with welcoming speech. Dr. Muhammad Mahbubur Rahman, Associate Professor, Department of Law, University of Dhaka was the keynote speaker of the seminar and delivered his speech on the topic- ‘Criminal Sentencing System in Bangladesh’ and A.B.M. Imdadul Haque Khan, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Law, Eastern University delivered his speech on ‘Aggravating and Mitigating Factors in Criminal Sentencing System as to the practical aspect’. There was also a question-answer session.
During the 2nd part of the event, the final round of ‘1st NILS EU Legal Debate Championship, 2018’ was held. Before that daylong grooming session, selection round and preliminary round of Debate were held on 16th and 17th July. Mr. Nuran Chowdhury, Lecturer, Department of Law, Eastern University facilitated as the Chief Adjudicator, Shah Saifullah Al Zakerin, Senior Joint Secretary of BDF, was the Deputy Chief Adjudicator and Piyal Alom Hrido from DCDS, Md. Rayhanul Iqbal Evan from PSTUDS and Al Mukitul Bari from DIUDC were the Adjudicator of the debate rounds. Rabiul Islam Roni, former president of EUDC and Mahbubul Islam, coordinator of EUDC took part as the resource in the grooming session & Rehnuma Binte Mamun, Assistant Professor, Eastern University adviced the participants regarding debating. Suraiya Yasmin Chaity secured the 1st place in preliminary round. Musabbir Mahmud Sunny was awarded with the best speaker honor.
A closing ceremony was held after the Seminar and Final Round of Debate which was presided by Dr. M Zahurul Haq, Dean, Faculty of Law, Eastern University. Moreover, Honorable Vice Chancellor of Eastern University, Professor Dr. Engineer Aminul Hoque was the guest of Honor. The Champion and Runner Up teams received their prizes from the guests. Certificates were also provided to all the participants.
There were more than 190 participants from 12 universities who had attended the seminar. This wonderful and informative program was arranged and maintained by Mr. Farhan Hasan Shan, president of NILS Eastern University Chapter along with the organizing team which was consisted with 35 members.