Bhubaneswar: Noted industrialist of Tamil Nadu and Chairman, KPR group of Industries KP Ramasamy visited KISS and KIIT on 25th January. He visited all campuses of KIIT and various units of KISS.
Addressing the students of KISS, Mr. Ramasamy said, “Education is the fundamental instrument for economic and social growth. KISS and KIIT are the leading universities in India. When most of the youths in our country are not able to get value-based education, here the students of KIIT & KISS are providing value-based education. I have never seen such a kind of institute. I have no words to express my feelings. This is special to me.”
“Dr. Achyuta Samanta always thinks about Kalinga-Odisha. Odisha is in his heart. I have never seen such a simple person like Dr. Samanta. I am very much impressed by his simplicity,” Mr. Ramasamy added.
In the afternoon, Mr. Ramasamy was felicitated by KIIT Deemed to be University. He also met Odisha Chief Minister Shri Naveen Patnaik and discussed the establishment of the industry by KPR Group in Odisha.
Mr. Ramasamy said, he will explore to establish the apparel industry in Kandhamal and a training center will be opened in Kandhamal by KPR Mill Ltd. He was accompanied by high-level officials of KPR Group.
Some days earlier Dr. Achyuta Samanta MP, Kandhamal visited Chairman, KPR Ltd at Coimbatore during his tour to Tamil Nadu. During interaction with Mr. Ramasamy Dr. Samanta requested him to establish an industry in Odisha. Also, he invited him to visit KIIT & KISS.