S.M.V. School

Interaction with leading authors, discussion on latest books, literary workshop, seminar on current topics and competitions for students are the highlights of the ongoing Ananthapuri International Book Festival at the S.M.V. School grounds in Thampanoor. Over 100 publishers from across the country and abroad are taking part in the fair. The 10-day festival was inaugurated by Binoy Viswom, Minister for Forest and Housing. Taslima Nasrin, renowned author from Bangladesh was the chief guest of the function. INPUTS BY SANGEETH KURIAN