It was inaugurated by V. Giri , then President of India.
World Book Fair 2020 --New Delhi World Book Fair 2020 -- Pragati Maidan
Apart from publication, NBT promotes national readership policies and also supports the growing markets of neighbouring countries. India is the third biggest market for English publications with almost 12, publishers that publish around 90, titles a year in more than 18 languages.
India's main publishing output is in the various Indian languages.
The themed was environmental issues such as climate change, global warming , and water pollution. Guest of honor country was 'European Union'.
The theme presentation of the edition was 'Manushi - Books Written on and by Women'. The focus of the Book Fair was on the 'Culture of Reading'. The theme of the edition was cultural diversity 'Vivid Bharat - Diverse India'.
The 23rd edition was held during February 14—22, at Pragati Maidan. The guest of honour country was Singapore with Korea as the focus country.
The slogan of the fair was Books opening the mind. Doors opening the future. National Book Trust under the Young India Library series was to put up for sale a new edition of a book on parables covering a new dimension of Swami Vivekananda for developing scientific temper in children.
The 22nd edition was held during February 15—23, at Pragati Maidan. The 21st edition was scheduled during February 4—10, at Pragati Maidan.
Karan Singh , M. An annual National Debut Youth Fiction Writers meet was also held to promote greater interest in readership. A corporate social responsibility initiative was undertaken by the publishing industry to launch the Pink Ribbon Book Tag at the Book Fair to support the Indian Cancer Society for a humanitarian cause. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
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