BUP Law Student Bagged the Best Advocate (Best Mooter) award in the Prof. N.R. Madhava Menon World Jural Conclave Mooting Competition 2023
Sihon Sultana Umi, a second year Law Student from Bangladesh University of Professionals (BUP) bagged the Best Advocate (Best Mooter) award for her excellent oration and articulation skills in the Prof. N.R. Madhava Menon World Jural Conclave Mooting Competition 2023. She was the only Bangladeshi participate to get an award in this international competition.
The competition is in its eight years, which was initiated in the year 2015, as Prof. N.R. Madhava Menon SAARC LAW Mooting Competition and Law Students Conference. The competition's organizers hope to give law students a stage on which to demonstrate their skills and overall development as lawyers. This year's Competition was divided into three parts i.e., Mooting Competition, Students' Conference and Global Colloquium. It was organized by Lloyd Law, Greater Noida (U.P.), India. The moot argument was centered on the commercial exploitation of natural resources, particularly the harm done across international borders and the humanitarian catastrophe. In the competition, 52 teams participated. Among the competing teams were law schools from all around India, Bangladesh, Nepal, and Nigeria. The competition took place from February 15 to February 18, 2023. The valedictory was graced by Hon'ble Mr. Justice S. Thurairaja, Judge, Supreme Court of Sri Lanka as the Chief Guest and Mr. R Venkataramani, learned Attorney General for India, Chairperson Global Jural Conclave,2023, Hon'ble Mr. Justice Mohd Faiz Alam Khan, Judge, High Court of Judicator at Allahabad, Hon'ble Mr. Justice Sanjay Prasad, Judge, High Court of Jharkhand as the Guest of Honour.