Puri: Renowned sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik has created a sand sculpture with an installation of 1,213 mud tea cups on the beach here to wish Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his 72nd birthday.
Pattnaik has created a 5-ft high sand sculpture of Prime Minister Narendra Modi with a message ‘Happy Birthday Modi Ji’ by installing 1,213 mud tea cups. He has used about 5 tonnes of sand for the sculpture. Pattnaik usually creates unique sand sculptures to wish the Prime Minister on his birthday.
“We have used mud tea cups in the sand sculpture to show the journey of Modi Ji from a tea seller to the Pradhan Sevak of India,” Pattnaik said.