KIIT University School of Rural Management (KSRM), Bhubaneswar students, faculty members and staff undertook a pledge on 9th August 2017 to work towards achieving a terrorism-free, caste-free, corruption-free, poverty-free, communalism-free and uncleanness-free society by the year 2022. Prof L K Vaswani, Director while addressing the gathering emphasized that the sacrifices of our revered and beloved freedom fighters have to be remembered and respected. He brought out the significance of the landmark year 2017 as it is the 75th year of Quit India Movement of 1942 and 70th year of India’s Independence in 1947. He impressed upon everyone present to imbibe the pledge, always remember and follow it totally. The students of MBA (RM) 10th and 11th Batch (2016-18 and 2017-19) and PGD-CD 2nd batch (2017-18), faculty members and all the staff participated in the pledge taking ceremony.