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Book fair in Govt Degree College held

Ahmad Nabi

LANDI KOTAL: To promote reading habit and to enhance book culture, a day long book fair was held here in government degree college, Landi Kotal on Tuesday.

The activity was organized under the banner of National Book Foundation and hundreds of thousands books of various publishers on different topics including Religion, Hadith, Serat, Science, Economics, Culture, literature, books for exams reparation and for the children etc. were exhibited by setting up number of stall in the fair.

Students of the college and general masses thronged to the site and took keen interest in the books fair. As per 40% discount announced by the organizer, the visitors bought books of their needs. Sher Bahadar, Principal of the college who inaugurated the fair said that the aim of the activity was to motivate book reading among the students and therefore books were provided on cut rate. “The positive step will certainly have positively effect on reading practice”, he added. The visitors appreciated the initiating of the books fair and urged to set it up regularly in the area to facilitate the poor but books loving elements of the society.