Delhi Book Fair 2016 (Aug. 27 - Sept. 4)
August 27, 2016
India Trade Promotion Organisation will organize the 22nd edition of Delhi Book Fair during August 27 - September 4, 2016 at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi. The fair is organized in association with Federation of Indian Publishers. The Fair will be inaugurated by Dr. Harsh Vardhan, Hon'ble Minister of Science & Technology and Earth Sciences, Government of India.
Book Fairs have a great role to play in promoting the reading habit among people of all age groups. Delhi Book Fair is playing a pivotal role in reiterating the might of the pen and the printed world and has come to be recognized as the biggest book bonanza keenly awaited by students, teachers, scholars, authors, intellectuals, librarians and book lovers. Apart from promoting literacy and reading habit, especially among children and youth, the fair presents a vast panorama of Indian books on a wide range of subject. The fair provides a unique platform for business to business transactions, establishing new contact, entering into co-publishing arrangements, translation and copy right arrangements, reprinting of old and rare books, apart from providing retailing opportunities as a multitude of visitors come to the fair.
1. Stationery/Office Automation and Corporate Gifts Fair
2. 'Selfie Station', which includes Clean India (Swacchh Bharat), Skill India, Make in India, Digital India, Stand-up India, Start-up India and Smart Cities.
3. 'Express Yourself' platform for students
4. Nukkad Natak
5. 'Meet the Authors' Corner
6. Book Reading Sessions
7. Drawing and Painting Competition
Students entry free on presentation of school / college identity cards.
Date: August 27 - September 4
Venue: Hall No. 8 to 12, Pragati Maidan, New Delhi
Time: 10am to 8pm