The Mahakuma Book Fair, was inaugurated on Tuesday at Kanchenjunga stadium in Siliguri. The poet, Subodh Sarkar inaugurated this book fair, which is being organised by the government.
On this day in the evening of the fair, a foot march, to publicise the book fair, was organised from the local Baghitin Park, which ended at the Kanchenjunga stadium. The book fair will last till March 12. The fair will be open from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Siliguri’s Mahakumashak, Harishankar Panikkar said that this time 50 stalls will be put up in the fair. At the same time, school students shall receive 15 percent discount on presenting their school identity cards.