The Govt. College University Lahore is organising a 3-day Grand Book Fair at the historical GCU Oval Ground from Monday, March 7 to Wednesday, March 9, 2012 to retain the interest of youth in book reading within the cyber age.
GCU Chief Librarian Abdul Waheed said that the Book Fair, being organised on the special directions of Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Khaleeq-ur-Rahman, would get a heat response and convey over zero.1 million books beneath one-roof, with an aim to rejuvenate the students’ love for books.
“Besides, as several as forty publishers would came upon their stalls at the Book Fair and provide up to 50% discount on their books,” he added. The inaugural ceremony of the Book Fair would be held at 9 a.m on March 7 whereas the closing ceremony and certificates awarding ceremony would be organised on March 9 at the GCU Bukhari Auditorium at 3pm.