Sand art on Big B’s 73rd birthday

Bhubaneswar/Puri: Internationally acclaimed Odia sand artist Sudarsan Patnaik on Sunday created a huge sand sculpture on Bollywood mega star Amitabh Bachhan at the beach of his hometown Puri on his 73rd birthday.

It took almost four hours to complete the sand sculpture and the students of his Golden Sand Art Institute joined hands with him.

Hundreds of tourists thronged the beach to have a glimpse of the unique sand art and wish Amitabh Bachhan on his birthday.

Pattnaik, who had participated in more than 50 international sand sculpture championships across the globe and has won many prizes said, he would send a photograph of his sculpture to Big B.