Puri: On the occasion of Biju Patnaik’s 105th birth anniversary, Internationally acclaimed Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik created a sand sculpture paying tributes to the former Odisha Chief Minister.
Sudarsan created a sand portrait of the legendary leader on the Puri sea beach with the message “Tribute To The TALL MAN BIJU BABU”. He used six tonnes of sand and invested three hours to create the sculpture.
— Sudarsan Pattnaik (@sudarsansand) March 5, 2021
Besides, the ruling BJD has decided to mark the occasions by holding a massive cycle rally and blood donation camps.
Biju Patnaik was one of the most prominent survivors of the generation of Indian leaders who took part in the independence struggle against Britain.