|North Bengal Book Fair 2013|
3rd Siliguri Mahakuma Book Fair starts from December 29 at Baghajatin Park
The 3rd Siliguri Mahakuma Book Fair is scheduled to commence on December 29 onwards at the Baghajatin Park ground. The fair will continue till January 4, 2014.
Sources said Mass Education Extension and Library Services Minister Abdul Karim Khan Choudhury and North Bengal Development Minister Gautam Dev will inaugurate the book fair. The fair is jointly initiated by the State Library department and the local libraries that fall in the area under the Siliguri Mahakuma Parishad.
The organisers said the fair will remain open in between 2 pm to 8 pm every day while the entry will be free. Besides, several cultural programmes will be staged to pull in more visitors, added the organisers.