One of the nostalgic literary festival of the state “Agartala Book Fair Dates” have been fixed at a preparatory state. But before that the ICA Department want to organise Book Fair at all Sub-Division Level in the state.
On Tuesday, at Rabindra Satavarshiki Bhawan the ICA Minister Sushanta Choudhury talked about the plan and preparation of “ 2022 Agartala Book Fair Festival”, where he said “Plans have been made to do sub-divisional book fairs before organising a state-level book fair in Agartala.
Although it is not possible for the time being short to organise fair in all 23 sub-divisions of the state, the book fair will be organized in 10 to 12 selected sub-divisions.
A quick meeting will be called very soon on this subject where the final decision will be made after getting an unison of everyone’s decision.” During the preparatory meeting, Information and Culture Minister Sushanta Chowdhury further said that the state government has decided to give special discounts to booksellers this year as well, keeping in view the Covid situation every possible assistance will be provided to them including waiving the charge of stall sheets and covers.
This year Agartala Book Fair Theme is suggested to be “My Tripura, My Pride”.