While addressing the foundation stone laying function in IIM Sambalpur, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik declared that the State Government will make policy provisions that will help to develop Odisha as the most preferred educational hub in India.
The foundation stone laying function permanent campus of IIM Sambalpur was held through a video conference by the Chief Minister of Odisha. CM Patnaik stated that with the endowment of IIM, IIT, NISER, IISER, AIIMS, NLU, and many other institutions of national interest, the state is slowly developing as an advanced research hub of India.
He further said that the Odisha Government is considering the policy provision as the highest precedence to the development of the human resource. The Skilled Odisha has also become an international brand and is helping to develop Odisha in all sectors. The main focus is to train the youth with the latest technology and technical knowledge. As per the demands of the industry the market will be ready for future development.
“Historically, Odisha has been at the forefront of education and research.” Stating that education in Odisha is witnessing a rapid transformation, he said, “I am particularly happy that our State continues its dominance in the education sector and has emerged as the education hub of eastern India, “ CM said during the conference.
While talking about the IIM Sambalpur he said that the institute has already proved to be the premier management institutes of India and in the last five years the institute has been able to determine its positive impression on the bureaucracy of educational institutions in Odisha.
With the support of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, more central institutions will be established in Odisha and also will expedite the growth orientation of Odisha.
Dharmendra Pradhan, Union Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas who was also presented stated that the campus building which is to be constructed in Ikat pattern will be the most beautiful in entire India. Even the IIM-Sambalpur has the potential to become a development hub of Odisha.
Article Written by Dikhya Mohanty
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