NEWS: Daily 11 AM to 8 PM .


Book Fair 7-14 January 2017 — 11 am to 8 pm (Daily)
15 Jan. 2017 — 11 am to 5 pm
Entry Tickets Tickets of denomination Rs 20/- (for children) and Rs 30/- (for adults) are available at Pragati Maidan gate
nos. 1, 2, 5, 7 and 10. Tickets are also available at select Metro Stations.
Entry free for School Children, Senior Citizens & Differently-abled.
This is No Looking Back! NBT’s 60 Years Journey Hall No. 7 Foyer B & 7A
Theme Pavilion Hall No. 7 E
Foreign Pavilion Hall No. 7 A, B & C
Children’s Pavilion Hall No. 14
International Events Corner Hall No. 7 A
International Exhibition Space Hall No. 7 A
Seminar Hall Hall No. 18
Auditorium Hall 1 Hall No. 7 (1st Floor)
Auditorium Hall 2 Hall No. 8 (1st Floor)
Cultural Shows Hamsdhwani Theatre
Conversations Hall No. 18
Reflections Hall No. 10-11
Sahitya Manch Hall No. 8
Lekhak Manch Hall No. 12-12A
The category-wise placement of the participants in the Book Fair is given below:
General & Trade, Social Science & and Science & Technology Hall Nos. 9, 10 & 11, 18 & Hangar 18A
Foreign Participants Hall No. 7 A, B & C
Indian Language Publishers Hall Nos. 12 & 12A
Children’s and Educational Books Hall No. 14
In case of any difficulty, the participants may contact the in-charges of their respective halls, as per the details given below:
Smt. Kanchan Wanchoo Sharma Hall No. 7
Shri Anuj Bharti & Shri Devi Din Hall Nos. 8-11
Shri Yogesh Anand Giri Hall No. 12-12A
Shri Tarun Davey Hall No. 14
Shri Subhasis Dutta Hall No. 18
Shri Vikram Singh Meena Hall No. 18A (Hangar)
Fair Oftce The office of In-Charge Mohd Imranul Haque, Deputy Director (Exhibition), NBT, India is located in Hall No. 7.
Chairman’s Oftce The office of Shri Baldeo Bhai Sharma, Chairman, NBT, India is located in Hall No. 7D.
Fair Director’s Oftce The office of Dr. Rita Chowdhury, Director, NBT, India is located in Hall No. 7D.
Chief Co-ordinator & PRO The office of Shri Satish Kumar, Joint Director, NBT is located in Hall No. 7D.
Project Co-ordinator The office of Shri Sandeep Jain, Joint Director, NBT, India, is located in Hall 7D.
Media Cell The office of In-charge Shri Kumar Samresh, Deputy Director (PR), NBT India, is located in Hall 7D.
Literary Programmes A number of literary programmes are being organised daily by various participants/ institutions.
In-Charge: Smt. Neera Jain, Chief Editor & Joint Director
Fair News A news bulletin Fair Daily (in English) and Mela Varta (in Hindi) on the daily events of the Book Fair will be brought out during the Fair. Fair Daily and Mela Varta offices are located in Hall No. 7D. Contact officers: Shri Binny Kurian (Fair Daily) and Shri Pankaj Chaturvedi (Mela Varta).
Ambulance An emergency medical care facility and Ambulance shall be available near Hall No. 7.
Telephone, Posts and Telegraph Public telephone booths are located at convenient points throughout the Fair ground. A Post Office located in Hall No. 19 provides STD/ISD phone and fax services in addition to normal postal services.
Banks & ATM Central Bank of India and Canara Bank provide complete banking services at their branches in Hall No. 19. These banks also deal in foreign exchange. In addition, IDBI Bank mobile ATM van shall also be stationed in Pragati Maidan.
Restaurant & Cafeteria There are restaurants, kiosks, snack counters and cafeteria all over the Fair grounds. In addition, there are food courts outside Hall 7, and between Hall 14 & 18.