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Colombo Book Fair gets underway today at the BMICH

20 September 2019 - 3540   - 1

The annual Colombo International Book Fair got underway at the BMICH (Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall) from  September 20-29, 2019

The book fair is open from 9.00 am to 9.00 pm, at the BMICH’s Sirimavo Bandaranaike Exhibition Centre.

Entrance is free for schoolchildren, university students, members of the clergy and armed forces personnel (in uniform). Others would be charged a fee of Rs.20, which would be credited to the Daru Diriya scholarship fund that provides scholarships to underprivileged students.

(Pix by Indika Handuwala)

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  • Mahendranath Serasinghe Friday, 27 September 2019 11:19 AM

    The bookfair in anywhere of Sri Lanka is a burning requirement concerning not only of the students but also of adults. It is far better and important to sell more books on ethics at the fair since there is a lot of rudeness as a nation.

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