Bengal Publications is pleased to announce its presence at the Kolkata Book Fair this year with 45 titles in Bangla. Kolkata Book Fair is considered to be the largest book fair in Asia. It started on a small scale in 1976 and due to its growing popularity and size; in 2009 it moved its venue to ‘Milan Mela’ near Science City. It was originally organized by Kolkata Publishers’ and Booksellers’ Guild. Due to its extraordinary growth, in 1992, it merged with the ‘Grontho Mela’ which was being organized by the Government of West Bengal. The Bengal Publications stall at the Bangladesh Pavillion, has been well received at the Fair and other than books, the stall also has Kali O Kalam, a Bengali literary monthly which is in its 10th year and Shilpo O Shilpi, a Bengali arts quarterly and the first of its kind in Bangladesh.