Hon’ble Minister of State(Independent Charge) for Youth Affairs and Sports and Minister of the State for Information and Broadcasting, Govt. of India, Colonel Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore, AVSM  today visited KIIT and KISS. On his arrival, he was given a rousing welcome by the 25000 students of KISS. The Minister was overwhelmed to witness such admiration, love and affection from the deprived indigenous children at KISS.

Addressing the students of KISS, the Minister said,  “Convert your dreams into reality. Work hard with a strong resolution and determination. I wish all of you to be successful in the years to come.”

Meanwhile, the Hon’ble Minister congratulated and blessed Mamata Dalai, a Class-III student of KISS, who has been selected for National Bravery Award for the year 2017, for demonstrating exemplary courage in rescuing her cousin-cum-friend ‘Asanti’ from the mouth of a dreaded crocodile by dint of her sheer presence of mind.

Colonel Rathore emphasized,

“It is nothing, but willpower holds the key to fetch success in our lives.” In this context, citing the example of Prof. Achyuta Samanta he said that Prof. Samanta has mounted to the pinnacle of success from obscurity and have achieved seemingly impossible by virtue of his incredible willpower.”