Vikram Sahay, Joint Secretary in the ministry of Information & Broadcasting and Sadhana Rout, Director General in the Publications Division inaugurated the pavilion.
The India Pavilion lays special focus on 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. It displays the digital version of the Collected Works of Mahatma Gandhi, apart from various other titles on culture, history and folklore of India.
An interactive digital media experience on the life of Mahatma Gandhi, Statue of Unity and other major achievements of India is also available at the Pavilion.
A seminar on making of the Collected Works of Mahatma Gandhi – print and electronic versions – will also be organized at the London Olympia where the fair is being held.
Ravi Rama Krishna, Additonal Director General, BOC and senior officials of the Indian High Commission in London were also present on the occasion.
The Fair is being held from 12t o 14 March.