Cuttack, March 29 (LocalWire): The 15th Kataka Baisakhi Banijya trade fair kicked-off here at the sprawling Baliyatra ground on Friday, the organisers said.
The mela themed “Jay Jawan Jay Kishan” this year will be held from March 29 to April 7.
Of the 470 stalls, 70 belong to big corporate houses. Traders from Bihar, West Bengal, Gujarat, Assam, Jharkhand, Uttar Pradesh, Haryana and Delhi are also participating in the annual fair.
A huge food court is also being set up for visitors.
People from different parts of the state visit the mela every year.
Local handicraft items, as well as bangles, trinkets and toys are also a huge attraction at the fair.
The popular mela is organised by the Katak Baisakhi Banijya Mela committee and Ruchi Foodline.