Kolkata book fair is considered Asia’s largest book fair. Millions of book-lovers visit this book fair. The Publishers & Booksellers Guild organized the 43rdInternational Kolkata Book Fair from 31 January to 11 February 2019.
Vigyan Prasar participated in the Kolkata Book Fair this year in collaboration with Bose Institute, one of the autonomous institutes of the Department of Science & Technology, Govt. of India. Almost all the titles including recently published books were available in the Vigyan Prasar stall. Children and science club coordinators were interested in the books of Vigyan Prasar. One Kolkata-based Ham enthusiast and several scientists and school teachers also visited the VP stall. During the book fair, around 5,000 visitors came to the VP stall. Dr. Manish Mohan Gore represented Vigyan Prasar in the Kolkata Book Fair-2019.