Sudarshan Patnaik is the brand ambassador for the International Sand Festival

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Updated: Friday October 21, 2016, 21:43 [IST]

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Bhubaneswar, October 21: Renowned sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik has been declared a brand ambassador for the 5th International Sand Art Festival to be held in Konark by the Odisha Tourism Department.

The International Sand Art Festival is a popular annual event organized by Odisha Tourism from December 1-5 at Konark in Puri. Several sand artists from India and abroad will participate in the festival.

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As the festival would coincide with the “Make in Odisha” Conclave, a large number of visitors are expected to attend the international event, Pattnaik said, expressing his joy at being named the event’s brand ambassador again.

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“It will be a unique opportunity for visitors to watch and appreciate the making of sand art,” he said. Odisha Tourism has been organizing this festival for four years.

So far, Sudarsan has participated in more than 50 international sand art festivals and competitions around the world and has won numerous awards for the country.

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