KOCHI: Four Malayalam books of the Publications Division, a media unit of the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, will be released here on Friday in association with the ongoing International Book Fest.
Director General of Publications Division, Sadhana Rout will preside over the book-release function. Archaeologist K K Muhammad will release the books by handing it over to E N Nandakumar, president, Book Fest Committee. 'Rani Laxmibai', Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, Rasia Sulthana, Saral Panchatantra-part 2 are the books which will be released.
The International book fest has a stall of the Publications Division where discounts up to 50 percent can be availed of. Those purchasing books worth more than Rs 10,000 will be able to avail of 35 per cent discount on each book. Subscription facilities for Central Government magazines 'Yojana' and 'Kurukshetra' are also available at the stall.