Bibliophiles? paradise: Five-day international book fair commences in Karachi
KARACHI: One of many largest books fair in Pakistan, Karachi International Book Fair, opened to public in Karachi’s Expo Centre on Thursday.
The 13th Karachi International Book Fair options books and different studying materials of greater than 250 publishers throughout Pakistan, in addition to 15 international publishers from Turkey, Singapore, Britain and India.
The occasion will proceed until December 11 from 9AM to 9PM on the Expo Centre.
Whereas talking on the opening ceremony, Owais Mirza Jameel, convener of the book fair, stated that though know-how has made the entry to books and studying materials so much simpler. “Nonetheless, there are nonetheless many individuals who take pleasure in holding a book in their hand after which studying it.”
“Books in bodily type are nonetheless fairly fashionable among the many readers,” he stated, including that that is the explanation why the book fair is organised yearly.
The cultural occasion supplies a chance to bibliophiles to work together with authors, and famend publishers in the nation.