Puri, May 16: Internationally acclaimed sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik carved a sand art at Puri sea beach and paid tribute to former Australia all-rounder Andrew Symonds, who died in a car accident on Saturday night.
Pattnaik created a sand sculpture of the late cricketer with a message that reads, “We will miss you… Tributes to Andrew Symonds”.
Taking to his official Twitter handle, Pattnaik paid homage to the Australian cricketer by posting a picture of the sand art and said “Sad to know about Andrew Symonds passing away in a tragic accident. It is a huge loss to the world of cricket. My Sand art at Puri beach in India with message “We will miss you” RIP.”
According to the police statement, Symonds, aged 46, died in a car accident on Hervey Range Road near the Alice River Bridge in Queensland, Australia on Saturday at about 10:30 pm.