Prime Minister Narendra Modi laid the foundation stone for permanent campus of IIM-Sambalpur on January 2.
“The permanent campus of IIM-Sambalpur will give Odisha’s great culture and resources new identity in the world of management. It will give strength to the young generation of the state,” Modi said during the inauguration.
“With the mantra of innovation, integrity and inclusiveness, you have to show your management skill to the country,” he said. This decade and century will create new multi-national companies from India, Modi added.
Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, Governor Ganeshi Lal and Union ministers Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank, Dharmendra Pradhan and Pratap Chandra Sarangi were also present during the occasion.