Bhubaneswar: The 19th Rajdhani Book Fair is all set to begin from January 5, next year, attracting the book readers to throng the Smart City here.
As many as 40 renowned booksellers, publishers, distributors and agencies from 15 States including Delhi, West Bengal, Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu will participate in the event and set up their stalls at Exhibition Ground, Unit III, Bhubaneswar.
The book fair will continue till January 14.
Varieties of books including religious scriptures, competitive books for students and CDs will be available at the stalls.
There will be seminars and cultural programmes at the Exhibition Ground every evening during the nine-day-long book fair. The prize will be presented at different categories on the closing ceremony of the event, an official source in the book fair committee said.