Book fair registers transaction of Rs 6.4 billion
The 41st Extensive National Book Exhibition has registered a transaction of Rs 6.4 million so far that is underway at City Hall in the capital from September 17.
Around 25,000 people visit the expo every day, said the organiser Sajha Publication Cooperatives Limited. “The exhibition is holding the transaction of around half a million each day.”
The exhibition saw Sudhir Sharma's book 'Prayogshala', Haribansha Acharya's 'China Harayeko Manchhe', Jagadish Ghimire's 'Antarman ko Yatra' and recent Madan Puraskar winner Rajan Mukarung's 'Damini Bhir' having highest sales, RSS quoted Manager of the expo, Santa Bahadur Mahat, as saying.
“Leaders of political parties, people from administrative sector, human rights activists and media persons were among the buyers.”
The exhibition is offering up to 40 percent discount on books published before 2060 BS, 30 percent on books published after 2060 BS and 20 percent on books published by the publication, said Mahat. nepalnews.com