Cuttack: Odia magician Hemanta Kumar Sahoo has been selected to represent India in the Magic festival going to be held at Italy from March 17 to 27.
This Odia conjuror is the only Indian to perform at the international magic festival at Palermo city in Italy.
However, the event has been organized by the Jericho Road Padasena (JRP) organization and the European Commission with an aspiration to integrate art, science, magic and yoga under one roof.
Hemanta is the youngest son of Late Harekrushna Sahoo of Bidanasi in Cuttack. He had always dreamt of being a great wizard since childhood and was fascinated towards learning new magic tricks.
Reportedly, this youth magician will also perform in other international magical events to be conducted at Vatican City, Switzerland and France.