Salipur (Cuttack), Aug 25: Meet Odia software engineer Satyabrata Sahu, who is a successful flute maker now.
Born in Nandol village under the Salipur block of Cuttack district, Sahu works in a Bangalore-based IT company. Now he has moved away from urban life to rural life. He has established himself as a successful flute maker in the country. Flutists Hariprasad Chaurasia, Rakesh Chaurasia, Runu Muzumdar, Himanshu Nanda, and Prakash Hegde have also used flutes made by Sahu.
Buyers are ordering flutes through online and offline modes. He has also buyers from Canada, United States, Australia, Malaysia, Thailand, Spain, Oman, and Dubai.
For all this work, his wife extends a helping hand to him and works with Sahu to make flutes.