Tuesday, November 20, 2007
Patna Book Fair from Dec 7
The Patna Book Fair would be held at the historical Gandhi Maidan from December seven to 18.
Being organised in the state since 1985, the fair, with the theme "Youth of Bihar; dream and direction" would be inaugurated by Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar.
The construction work had already begun with the traditional Bhumi Pooja ceremony, they added.
The book fair has a capacity of around 500 stalls would have 250 publishers, both national and international. More than 20 lakh titles in different languages were likely to be on display at different stalls