28th January 2018, Bhubaneswar: The 69th Republic Day was celebrated in KIIT and KISS with patriotic fervor. Smt. Saswati Bal, President, KIIT & KISS unfurled the National Flag. Prof. Ved Prakash, Chancellor, KIIT University (Deemed University) took salute of the parade, that had marching contingent from all constituents of KIIT and KISS besides NCC cadets.
Speaking on the occasion Dr. Achyuta Samanta, Founder, KIIT & KISS said, "Unless we ensure zero hunger, zero poverty and zero illiteracy and make the deprived people to live with dignity, we can't achieve comprehensive development." Among other dignitaries, Prof. Kim Seung Jae of Hanseo University; Umapada Bose, Vice President, KIIT & KISS; Prof. Subart Acharya, Pro-Chancellor, KIIT Deemed University; R. N. Dash, Secretary, KIIT and KISS; Prof. H. K. Mohanty, VC; Prof. Sasmita Samanta, Registrar; and Prof. H. K. Satapathy, VC, KISS Deemed University along with a host of senior functionaries of KIIT Group Institutions were present on this colorful event. Students and staff of KIIT group of Institutes and KISS performed cultural program on the patriotic theme.