Puri: World renowned sand artist Sudarshan Pattnaik on Friday set a Guinness World Record by creating the tallest sand castle of the world.
Patnaik's latest creation is 48 feet 8 inches tall, which is taller than the current record holding castle in sand, which is 45 feet tall. Patnaik achieved the feat along with his team of over 30 students from Sudarshan Sand Art Institute.
It is a stunning sand castle with minute details. Guinness records officials, present on the occasion, immediately approved his sculpture and presented him the certificate. The site of the tallest castle is near the Pantha Nivas side of the Puri beach.