Sand sculpture on World Tourism Day

Puri: On the occasion of World Tourism Day, renowned sand artist Manas Sahoo has created a sand sculpture with a message “One Billion Tourists One Billion Opportunities” at the light house beach here.

The 20 foot long sand sculpture depicts pyramids of Misar, Eiffel Tower of Paris, Fountain of Singapore and image of Jesus Christ.

Sahoo said he created the art work celebrating the World Tourism Day.

Puri is a tourist place and witnesses a huge amount of footfall of tourists. This sculpture will be an inspiration for the people and help to develop the tourism sector of the pilgrim city, Sahoo added.