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HE Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahayan, Minister of Tolerance visited the India Pavilion at ADIBF

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His Excellency Sheikh NahayanMabarak Al Nahayan, Minister of Tolerance visited the India Pavilion at ADIBF

India is the Guest of Honour at the ongoing 29th edition of Abu Dhabi International Book Fair at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (Adnec).His Excellency Sheikh NahayanMabarak Al Nahayan, Minister of Tolerance visited the India Pavilion on 28th April 2019. He was welcomed by Ambassador of India to UAE MrNavdeep Suri and National Book Trust of India, Chairman, Govind Prasad Sharma.

His Excellency Sheikh Nahayan toured the Pavilion and interacted with the Indian publishers and authors. He also witnessed the special installation showcasing Gandhi as a writer and a publisher. He was also briefed about the efforts undertaken to strengthen cultural exchange by NBT undertaking translation of   10 children books in Arabic language.  Similarly, DCT has done publication in Hindi language.

The India Pavilion at the Book Fair is the largest Pavilion of close to 1100 sqmts that any Guest country has taken at the Book Fair. The Pavilion includes book stalls, entrainment stage area, business lounge, a food corner and meeting rooms. India is leading a delegation of close to 100 people at the book fair.

 

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29 April 2019
Abu Dhabi



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