Pragati Maidan is a very important place in New Delhi. All the major International as well as domestic exhibitions is held here. This was originally inaugurated by Indira Gandhi in the year 1972. This is the venue for the International Trade fair and other large scale exhibitions which are held in the city. This is spread in an area of 72,000 sq.km. Pragati Maidan is Delhi's largest exhibition center and a major landmark of the city. This is located in central Delhi, and there are 16 halls which cover an area of more than 10,000 sq.km.
The place is a must visit especially when the International trade fair place and one can see the various stalls from the different countries showcasing their specialty. It is interesting to know that more than 10,000 exhibitors put up their stalls here and lakhs of people visit these stalls and purchase various items. Besides shopping, there are many science exhibitions, books exhibitions also held here.
|Visit Duration||2 to 3 hours|