Jatiya Grantha Kendra with the assistance of district administration and Bangladesh Knowledge and Creative Publishers Samity organizes an eight-day long 'Rajshahi Book Fair' from 28 November 2015 at Rajshahi Collegiate School and College playground.
Monjurur Rahman, Joint Secretary of Cultural Affairs Ministry, said this at a pre-fair press briefing at the conference hall of Deputy Commissioner in Rajshahi this afternoon.
Deputy Commissioner Mejbah Uddin Chowdhury, Deputy Director of Local Government Division Dr Dewan Shahriar Firoj and Director of Bangladesh Knowledge and Creative Publishers Samity Afzal Hossain also spoke at the press conference.
He said more than 60 famous publishers will set up stalls in the fair.
State Minister for Foreign Affairs Shahriar Alam is likely to attend the inaugural session as chief guest while writer Prof Hassan Azizul Haque will inaugurate the fair at 2.30 pm.
The fair will remain open for all from 3pm-9pm on working day and 11am-9pm on holiday.