Bhubaneswar: Bringing laurels to Odisha, Anindita Janhavi Suara from Koraput district in the state emerged as the winner of the international poetry competition conducted online by the United Kingdom’s tourism department.
Her poem ‘Voice from the Past’ made her achieve the feat surpassing over 1000 poets from 129 countries across the globe. Anindita was asked to compose a poem over a photograph featuring two soldiers fighting for their country.
After clearing four stages, her poem was placed in the fifth and final round of the competition.
Expressing happiness over her achievement, she has thanked those who read her poem and voted for her online.
A Plus Two Arts student of Vikram Deb Autonomous College in Jeypore, Anindita aspires to be a renowned poet and writer in future.