Bhubaneswar: While 2008 batch KIIT Alumni Suman Sourav Mohanty secured a high rank of 9th in Civil Services 2016, another lad from KIIT family, Avishyant Panda cracked the coveted Exam with 91st rank.
Avishyant passed out from KIIT in 2010-11 in B.Tech (Electronics and Communications).
Abhishyant is the son of senior IAS Officer Dr. Arun Panda, who is currently posted as the Union Health and Family Welfare Additional Secretary.
Dr. Panda is a 1984 batch IAS Officer. He was promoted to Union Secretary Rank in May 2017.
Dr. Achyuta Samanta has congratulated Abhishyant and wished him good luck with the following message:
“Another good news to share today. Avishyant Panda, KIIT Alumni of 2010-11 batch, Electronics and Communications graduate has qualified Civil Services Examination with 91st rank. Avishyant, you make us proud!”