APS Mathura Cantt organized Inter School English Debate Competition on 16th November,2019 at Tarapore Hall. The event was graced with the presence of Mrs. Gayatri Kulshreshtha, the Principal, APS Mathura who welcomed the participants and conveyed her best wishes for the competition. The event witnessed the participation of 6 schools and the students of class X were the enthusiastic audience. The aim of the competition was to hone public speaking skills of the students and teach them to be articulate while expressing their thoughts and opinions. The topic for the day was ‘Space missions are a wastage of resources for a resource starved nation like India.’ The competition was adjudged by three judges. The teams were well prepared and undoubtedly convinced the audience of their beliefs and views. The participants, armed with statistics and data made arguments more emphatic with their righteous facial expressions and voice modulation. They exhibited great oratory skill. The judges were highly pleased with their logical presentation. In the end, the Respected judges were honored with momentous and the winners were felicitated by the Principal. Also certificates were presented to all participants. The winner of the Debate was St. Dominic’s School Mathura whereas the Runner-Up team was APS Mathura Cantt. The competition was an enthralling experience for the speakers as well as the audience.