Bangladesh Book Fair draws huge crowd

KOLKATA On the 6th day of the ninth Bangladesh Book Fair-2019, it drew a large number of visitors, especially youths.

The visitors of all ages thronged to different stalls and pavilions to buy new books of their favorite authors.

The ninth Bangladesh Book Fair-2019 began at Mohar Kunja in Kolkata on November 1 and will continue till November 10.

Bangladesh Deputy High Commissioner in Kolkata Toufique said such kind of book fair will strengthen bilateral relations further between India and Bangladesh.

Bangladesh Deputy High Commission in Kolkata is organising the 10-day fair in association with Export Promotion Bureau of Bangladesh and Bangladesh Gyan O Srijonshil Prokashok Samity.

Bangladesh Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen inaugurated the fair as the chief guest with Bangladesh Deputy High Commissioner in Kolkata Toufique Hasan in the chair.

Organisers of the book fair said that Bangladesh state minister for Cultural Affairs K M Khalid will visit the fair on November 8.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)