A student team of Dhaka University (DU) Law Department achieved the 'Best New Team' award in Philip C Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition held in the USA recently.
The three-member award winning team on Monday met with DU Vice-Chancellor Professor Dr AAMS Arefin Siddique at his office on the campus, said a DU press release.
The team members are Ragib Mahtab, Rumana Afroze and Maniruzzaman, LLM students of DU Law Department. Professor of the Department Dr. Nakib Muhammad Nasrullah accompanied the team as the advisor.
Professor Arefin Siddique congratulated the winners for their outstanding achievement.
A total of 143 teams from 89 countries took part in the competition while 36 teams contested for the first time as new teams.