Puri: On the occasion of World Tourism Day, renowned sand artist from Odisha, Manas Kumar Sahoo, has sculpted a beautiful sand art depicting some famous Tourist Spots to encourage tourism throughout the world.
Unfortunately, 2020 has been very stressful and the TourismDepartment has been deeply impacted due to the deadly Covid-19 pandemic. Keeping this in mind, Sahoo has taken a small initiative to promote tourism through his sand art.
He has picturised some of the famous tourist spots to attract people to schedule their travel plans and has also taken utmost care in spreading the message to maintain social distance and to be safe by using sanitizers and wearing masks while traveling.
With this sand art, Sahoo spreads the message “Travel & Revel”. Tourism can help in strengthening the economy and also help people to de-stress from the impact of Covid-19. He spent around 5 hours to complete the sculpture.