If you are a book lover then in Delhi, India you can visit the 24th Delhi Book Fair and 20th Stationery Fair is quite an excellent combination for the visitors. Each year India Trade Promotion Organization conduct Delhi Book Fair and Stationery Fair at Pragati Maidan.
Book Fair’s like Delhi Book Fair or international book fair plays a vital role in promoting the reading habits among people of all age group. Apart from promoting reading habit and literacy, the fair presents a wide range of Indian Books on various subject. The Fair is fully loaded with major Indian publishers, innovative stationery, a cultural performance by college students and much more at Delhi Book Fair and Stationery Fair 2018.
- Combination of Delhi Book Fair and Stationery Fair 2018
- August 25 to September 2
- Hall No. 7, Pragati Maidan
- Morning 10 am to 7:30 pm
- No entry fee
- Entry is from Gate No 1, 8 and 10
- Nearest metro station Pragati Maidan on Blueline
The Fair is expected to gather substantial footfall as entry is free. The Stationery fair is full of innovative and designer stationery (notebooks, diary, journals, handbags, fancy pen, office stationery, art stationery) which have gained the attention of students and young kids.
It is fair with over 300 stalls, you will get to see the participation of more than 120 publishers and organizations. In addition to this, National Centre for Educational Research and Training (NCERT), National Book Trust (NBT), Sahitya Akademi and Lalit Kala Akademi.
The current book fair occupies just one hall while the previous book fair editions were spanned across several halls due to the reconstruction going go in the other parts of the Pragati Maidan.
Overall, The Delhi book fair and stationery fair is quite interesting. I would suggest you visit the Delhi Book Fair with friends, family or with your children.