Bhubaneswar, February 28(LocalWire): The 39th World Congress of Poets (WCP) launched its website and inaugurated the secretariat office that will operate 24×7 at the Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences campus.
The president of WCP, Dr Achyuta Samanta, did the honours in presence of executive board members of WCP and WAAC, Mr Jacob Isaac and Dr R K Das.
Over 1,000 poets and writers, including Nobel laureates, from 75 countries and 2,000 delegates from India will participate in this Congress from 2-6 October 2019. KIIT and KISS will host the meet.
Appreciating the efforts in preparation for the forthcoming Congress, Dr Jacob Issac said, “WAAC and WCP are lucky and blessed by your leadership this year”.
Dr Samanta remarked that the Congress will see a good academic exchange as poets and writers from across the globe will come together.
“It will definitely give a very good boost to poets and writers of the state and the country as well.” he added.