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16th edition of the annual Delhi Book Fair kickstarts

books Updated: Dec 25, 2010 08:59 IST

Indo-Asian New Service
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The 16th edition of the annual Delhi Book Fair opened here on Saturday.

The fair is usually held in September but was postponed to December due to the Oct 3-14 Commonwealth Games. It has been organised by the India Trade Promotion Organisation (ITPO) and the Federation of Indian Publishers (FIP).

Last year, 2.74 lakh people visited the fair. This year, the organisers expect around 5 lakh visitors at the event which will be on till Jan 2.