Bhubaneswar, Oct 2: Gandhi Jayanti and Shastri Jayanti celebrated in Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences (KISS). On this occasion a mass prayer programme was organized in KISS. After garlanding on the statue of Mahatma Gandhi by Dr Achyuta Samanta, Founder, KIIT & KISS along with Dr. Bimalendu Mohanty, former VC, Utkal University of Culture, Pradosh Patnaik and Dilip Hali, Sr. Journalists, Dilip Shrichandan, Social Activist, Rabi Behera, R. N. Dash, Secretary, KIIT & KISS, Dr. P. K. Routaray, CEO, Surjyakant Mohany, COO, P. K. Das, Director and Pramod Patra, ACEO, KISS.
25000 students of KISS took part in mass prayer by performing Ramdhun and other favourite Bhajans of Gandhiji. Dr. Samanta felicitated 150 tribal teachers of different states who are joined a training programme going on in KISS by CCRT, New Delhi. He also felicitated American couple who are in a visit to Odisha.