25 - 03 - 2019

42nd International Kolkata Book Fair Begins

KOLKATA, Jan 30, 2018: Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee inaugurated the 42nd International Kolkata Book Fair in Central Park, Salt Lake.

Publisher’s guild president Sudhangshu Shekhar Dey and general secretary Trideb Kumar Chatterjee was present in the inauguration programme.

There are 605 book stalls and 200 little magazine tables. The book fair will remain till 11 February. The timing of the fair is from noon 12 to 8 PM night every day.

This year focus theme of the book fair is France. Information and cultural minister of France Mrs. Fran soya Niacin has arrived in the fair.