Dr. Achyuta Samanta is a man of a thousand dreams. With faith and beliefs strongly rooted on right effort, he works for a genuinely worthy social cause, and success inevitably follows. He is the founder of Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences and Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology. His dream was to ensure that poverty would never pose a hindrance to anyone’s education. He accelerated efforts to create a slice of heaven on earth, and called it the Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences.
Dr. Samanta’s vision is to provide quality education and opportunities to the poorest of the poor indigenous tribal children, boosting their all-round development and empowering them with life skills so that they can successfully integrate into the mainstream.