SILCHAR, [20 Nov, 2023]: The 31st edition of the Silchar Book Fair commenced with great pomp and reverence as literary enthusiasts and dignitaries gathered for its auspicious inauguration on Monday. The esteemed event was inaugurated by Member of Parliament Kripanath Mallah, graced by the presence of distinguished personalities, and marked the beginning of nine days filled with literary exploration and cultural enrichment.
The inauguration ceremony witnessed a poignant moment as MP Kripanath Mallah, joined by eminent dignitaries, ceremoniously inaugurated the book fair, symbolizing a celebration of knowledge and literature. The Chairman of the Silchar Book Fair Committee, Haran dey, Swarnali Choudhury, and General Secretary Biplab Paul Choudhury were among the notable figures present, lending their support and enthusiasm to the literary extravaganza.
“The Silchar Book Fair has always been a beacon of intellectual engagement and a hub for fostering a love for literature. It’s an honor to be a part of this esteemed event,” expressed MP Kripanath Mallah, highlighting the significance and essence of the 31st Silchar Book Fair.
The event promises an extensive array of literary treasures, showcasing a diverse collection of books across various genres and languages. Visitors can expect an immersive experience, engaging discussions, book launches, and interactions with renowned authors and publishers throughout the nine-day affair.
“The essence of the Silchar Book Fair lies in its ability to bring together people from various walks of life, united by their passion for books and knowledge. This edition seeks to further enrich the cultural tapestry of our community,” remarked Haran dey, Swarnali Choudhury, emphasizing the fair’s role in fostering intellectual growth and cultural exchange.
As the 31st Silchar Book Fair unfolds, it stands as a testament to the enduring power of literature and the unwavering dedication of organizers, contributors, and participants in nurturing a vibrant literary ecosystem within the region.
The event is expected to draw crowds from diverse backgrounds, encouraging a spirit of intellectual curiosity and appreciation for the written word. Visitors can look forward to a memorable and enriching experience immersed in the world of literature.
The Silchar Book Fair, a cherished annual tradition, continues to serve as a platform for literary aficionados to indulge in the beauty of literature and celebrate the richness of cultural heritage.
Stay tuned for live updates and highlights from this literary extravaganza as it unfolds over the next nine days.