Adani-KISS Residential School is established on 50 acres of land with complete financial support of Adani Foundation. The tribal students of Mayurbhanj district will get quality education at this residential school. In the first phase, 1500 students of Mayurbhanj district will be enrolled from standard I to XII.
Naveen Patnaik, Chief Minister of Odisha, inaugurated the Adani-KISS the School at Bankishole, Baripada, Mayurbhanj, Odisha.
Speaking on the occasion, Patnaik, said, “Education is the most powerful tool for social transformation. Adani Foundation is happy to strengthen the educational scenario in the far off tribal areas of Odisha by partnering with the prestigious Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences.”
Dr. Achyuta Samanta, Founder, Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences (KISS), said, “KISS is the tribal institution and the first tribal university. More than 30,000 students are pursuing their education from KG to PG. It has created awareness among more than 60 lakh tribal students of Odisha and other states.”
Adani-KISS Residential School is fully equipped with all modern facilities. It is established on 50 acres of land with the complete financial support of Adani Foundation.
On this occasion, a 50-bedded hospital in the campus was inaugurated by Dr. Priti Adani. The hospital will serve the students, staff of Adani-KISS as well as the people of Mayurbhanj district.
The 24×7 hospital is managed by the Kalinga Institute of Medical Sciences (KIMS), Bhubaneswar, Odisha.
As many as 20,000 people from across Mayurbhanj district were present at the programme.