Bhubaneswar: 73rd Independence Day has been celebrated in KIIT Deemed to be University and Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences (KISS), KiiT International School and Kalinga Institute of Medical Sciences (KIMS).
Prof. Hrushikesh Mohanty, VC, KIIT Deemed University hoisted the National Flag in KIIT while, Prabhakant Jha, IRS, Chief Commissioner of Income Tax, International Taxation hoisted the National Flag in KISS. Dr Mona Lisa Bal, Chairperson, KiiT International School hoisted the National Flag at KiiT-IS while, in KIMS MBBS topper hoisted the National Flag.
Addressing the students of KISS, Mr. Jha said, our country is the country of youths. Youths are the future of our country. We should guide them in right way and we should use their skill in the right way. So, they can lead the country in the right path and reach a new height. We should always follow cleanliness in our environment, he added.
Dr. Achyuta Samanta, Founder, KIIT & KISS said, this year we are celebrating 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. The motto of Mahatma Gandhi has been fulfilled in KISS. He always dreamed for the upliftment of downtrodden, underprivileged and poorest of the poor people of the society.
Among others, R. N. Dash, Secretary, KIIT & KISS, Prof. Harekrushna Satapathy, VC, KISS Deemed University’; Dr. P.K. Routray, CEO, KISS were also present during the occasion. Student delegates from German, Ghana, Japan and the US also joined the Flag hoisting ceremony in KISS. Students of KISS performed March past and cultural activities on this occasion.