Puri: Noted sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik sculpted a sand art of ailing Dalai Lama at Puri sea beach here on Wednesday.
Pattnaik created the sand sculpture wishing the 83-year-old Buddhist monk to ‘Get Well Soon’.
The Padma Shri awardee sand artist also took to his twitter handle and shared the picture of the sand art with a thoughtful message.
— Sudarsan Pattnaik (@sudarsansand) April 10, 2019
The Nobel peace laureate is undergoing treatment at a Delhi-based hospital. He was admitted to the hospital with a chest infection.
The Dalai Lama’s private aide Tenzin Taklha said he was flown to Delhi from his hill town base after complaining of discomfort.
“Doctors have diagnosed him with a chest infection and he is being treated for that. His condition is stable now. He will be treated for two-three days here,” Tenzin Taklha told Reuters news agency.