National History and Literary Heritage (NHLH) Division is all set to launch the country’s biggest three-day ‘National Book Fair 2017’ from April 22 (today) in federal capital featuring a number of book related activities to provide entertainment and knowledge to the book lovers.
The arrangements for 8th National Book Fair have been finalized by National Book Foundation (NBF) under the supervision of National History and Literary Heritage (NHLH) Division. President Mamnoon Hussain is likely to inaugurate the mega book fair while Governor Punjab, Malik Muhammad Rafique Rajwana and ministers from all provinces will participate in the fair.
The mega book fair is being arranged at Pak-China Friendship Center under the theme “Kitab, Zindagi, Umeeed, Roshni’, to mark National Book Day. Renowned literary figures, book ambassadors, book lovers, prominent writers, poets, artists, students and scholars will participate in the book fair.
Over 100 book-sellers and publishers will set up their stalls carrying books on various disciplines according to the interest of people of all ages while the visitors will get 50 percent discount on purchasing the books.