Tripura: CM attends 1st preparatory meeting ahead of Agartala book Fair


AGARTALA | November 11, 2019:

Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb on Monday in presence of Deputy Chief Minister Jishnu Debbarma, veteran journalist and editor Subal Kumar Dey and others attended the first preparatory meeting ahead of the ensuing Agartala book Fair.

Addressing the event CM Biplab Kumar Deb suggested that the theme should entirely focus on tourism and host the fair in the Hapania International Fair ground this year as this would attract tourist from South Tripura District.

ALSO READ:Tripura PWD Scam: CPI-M leader Badal Choudhury sent to four-day police custody

He further urged for providing free bus service from TRTC to Hapania ground during the Fair days.

"Books are our best friends and book fairs play a great role in encouraging the reading habit among people of all age groups. Reading books is both recreation and creation, as the writer invokes the imagination and concentration of the reader", Biplab said.