Sri Lanka emerge 1st runners-up in World Schools Debating Championship

Sri Lanka emerge 1st runners-up in the final of the World Schools Debating Championship which was won by Canada.

The six-member team consisted of Janul de Silva and Shalem Sumanthiran from Royal College Colombo, Rahul de Silva and Jasmine Markandu from the Colombo International School, Chanidu Ratnayake from Ananda College Colombo and Reiha Wimalasekera from ladies’ College Colombo.

Sanjith Dias and Kithmina Hewage coached the team.