28 January, Bhubaneswar
More than 75,000 people from various walks of life participated in ‘Education for All’ Mini Marathon organized by KIIT & KISS on Sunday.
KIIT & KISS has been organizing the Mini Marathon for the noble cause for the last three years. This time it was organized in 35 cities & towns spread over 30 districts of Odisha, KIIT &KISS claimed.
In all places the mini marathon started at 6:30AM simultaneously. In Bhubaneswar the Run started from Sandy’s Tower to KIIT Stadium. Lok Sabha M P Prasanna Patasani, Anubhab Mohanty and eminent Odia cine star; Priyadarshi Mishra, MLA, North Bhubaneswar, Cine star Sabyasachi Mishra, sprinter Dutee Chand and Anuradha Biswal, international footballer Shradhanjali Samantray, international Kabadi player Rashmita Sahu and, KIIT & KISS founder A Samanta flagged off the Run.
More than 10 thousand people including students from various educational institutions of Bhubaneswar, students and staff of KIIT & KISS, students of SAI and state sports hostel and common people participated the mini marathon here.
Education plays a vital role in inclusive development of a nation, state and in person. Everybody should create awareness for education for all, opined the guests present in the closing ceremony.