Book exhibition inaugurated

A book exhibition was inaugurated by district Collector Sachin Jadhav in NAC Town Hall here on Thursday.

The five-day exhibition, comprising a range of books from fiction to science in Odia , English, and Hindi, is being organised by the New Race Book Sellers and Publishers of Bhubaneswar, says Rakesh Kumar Singh, organiser of the exhibition.

Stating that he had been organising the exhibition since 1998, Mr. Singh said the aim was to promote reading habit among children and youth by providing quality books.

This is the first time he is organising the exhibition in Koraput. He said that he would organise more such events in future.