Bhubaneswar: Anindita Janhabee Swaro, an Odia girl who hails from Jeypore town in Koraput district has entered the final of an international poetry contest conducted online by the Tourist Department of United Kingdom.
Anindita, a +2 student of VD College in Jeypore has made the country and state proud after becoming the only competitor from the country to be enlisted among the 50 finalists of the “Newark and Sherwood Poetry Competition” conducted by the UK government.
She had submitted her poems online to UK Tourism department and was selected over 20,000 other participants as one of the finalists and the lone competitor from the country.
She has already got through the first four rounds of the contest and is aiming at winning the prize by succeeding the fifth round which involves public voting. She has requested the people of the country and state to bless her with their votes on her Facebook wall.
Online voting lines are opened till September 25 and one can vote for the teen on her Facebook page ‘Anindita Writings’.