Sh Anurag Aggarwal, Home Secretary, Chandigarh Administration to inaugurate the fair
Kick-starting Diwali festivities for the year, Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) is organising the 22nd edition of CII Chandigarh Fair 2017 at Parade Ground, Sector 17, Chandigarh, from October 13 to 16. The chief guest Mr Anurag Aggarwal, Home Secretary, Chandigarh Administration, will inaugurate the fair at 1000 hrs and Mr Sandeep Jain, State Level Coordinator (Punjab) & Chief General Manager, Indian Oil Corporation Ltd, will be the Guest of Honour on the occasion.
As many as 260 exhibitors will put up their stalls at the fair for Diwali shoppers from the region. The mega exhibition will be spread over an area of 16,000 sqm. West Bengal and Jharkhand are participating states, Mr Man Mohan S Kohli, Chairman, CII Chandigarh Fair 2017 and CEO, The Aroma Group, Chandigarh, said here today. The event is supported by National Small Industries Corporation Ltd (NSIC); Indian Oil as event sponsor; BSNL as Principal Sponsor; ATS Group; GBP Group; SBI and Veeba as associate sponsors.
The mega exhibition will be divided into 14 Concurrent Expos this year. The exhibition area is 16,000 sqm. The fair will be held from 10 AM to 8 PM, Singh added.