Bihar hosts national 12 day trade festival

Patna: Patna Consumer Trade Fair-2011, A national level trade festival has started at Sinha Library Ground with an aim to encourage the business in Bihar for another 12 days. Traders from all over the country viz. Gujarat, Rajasthan, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Delhi, Punjab and other states will be putting up their stalls here.

Over 100 stalls here would be offering more than 5,000 items, including cars, bikes, consumer goods, garments, food products, handloom products, beauty care products, ornaments, medical equipment, farming equipment, stationery, kitchen wares, decorative products and many more.

A major emphasis has been given to the handicrafts and cottage industries of Bihar. The centre of attraction at this fair will be Madhubani paintings and a wide range of aesthetically manufactured Saharanpur furniture. Handloom and handicraft products from UP, Rajasthan and Gujarat will also be on offer. All of them would be available with special offers.