|Details : Jachindra Rout is an Oriya poet and translator, who writes in both English and Oriya. Rout was born on October 7, 1965 in Gobandia, Palai Jajpur, situated near the Lalitagiri & Olasuni Gumpha, the eldedst son of Jaladhara and Gelhamani Rout. He has a B.A & M.A from Utkal University, and also completed P.G.D.T.E, C.I.E.F.L. qualifications in Hyderabad.
He has published over 12 poetry collections, 3 essay collections, a travelogue and numerous translations, including The Voice of the Struggle, an autobiography of S.J Bhagabat Prasad Mohanty.. His poetry collections have been published in both English and Oriya.