‘Tomar Aamar Boimela’ at the housing complexes & blocks (3 days book fairs at the weekend)
Kolkata, June 2022: Publishers & Booksellers Guild, organiser of the International Kolkata Book Fair has organised ‘Tomar Amar Boimela’ at the housing complexes and blocks in Kolkata to raise awareness of primarily Bengali books and at the same time connect readers to the authors.
The inauguration of the first event took place on Friday, 24 June at 5.30 pm in Regent Park Government Housing Estate Community Center in the presence of eminent personalities like Hiran Mitra, Arun Mukhopadhyay and Jayanta Dey which will be continued till 26 June, Sunday.
From 1st to 3rd July the 2nd fair is scheduled to take place at Utsav – Utsarg apartment of Santoshpur and 15th to 17th July at FD Block, Salt lake respectively.
Publishers and Booksellers Guild’s Secretary Tridib Kumar Chattopadhyay has commented, “This is an initiative of the Guild to raise book awareness and connect with Bengali book readers, old and young which we have aimed for long to satiate the thirst of bibliophiles in the cultural capital of India .”