International Sand artist Sudarshan Pattnaik attacked by unidentified person, hospitalised

Updated:7 months, 3 weeks ago IST

New Delhi, Dec 04 (ANI): In yet another shocking incident, international sand artist Sudarshan Pattnaik has been hospitalised after he was attacked by an unidentified person during the Konark Sand Art Festival in Odisha. The artist has been admitted to the Puri district hospital. According to reports, the accused had attempted to snatch Pattnaik's wrist watch at the festival. Pattnaik is the brand ambassador of the five-day long International Sand Art Festival, which has been organised by the Odisha tourism department.

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