Chandigarh,29.10.18-Hundreds from the region thronged the Parade Ground, Sector 17, venue of the 23rd edition of CII Chandigarh Fair 2018 and made the best of attractive discounts on a variety of products on the last day of the fair today. The Fair concluded to an overwhelming response. People could be seen making a beeline till late evening hours for last minute shopping at the fair.

The Fair was organised by Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) for the 23rd year in a row, with Indian Oil Corporation Ltd as the Event Sponsor; BSNL as Principal Sponsor and SBI as associate co-sponsor. The event is being supported by National Small Industries Corporation Ltd (NSIC).

Shri V P Singh Bandore, Hon’ble Governor Punjab and Administrator UT Chandigarh, had inaugurated the Fair on 26th October.

The winner of CII Shop To Win Contest is Sarbrinder Brar who won the Bumper prize. The first runner up is Bhupinder Singh from Mohali and the Second runner up is Rohit Chauhan from Chandigarh.

Visitors made the most of attractive discounts offered by a majority of stall owners on Diwali gift items, festive decorations, attractive lights, chandeliers, wall hangings, jewellery, clothes, food items, etc. at the Fair.

“We look forward to the Fair every year for complete Diwali shopping. The advantage of finding so many options at one spot makes CII Chandigarh Fair irresistible. Right from buying a dress to wear on the biggest festival of the year to shopping for gifts for friends and family, the Fair gives umpteen options to choose from,” said Sunanda Sharma, a resident of Patiala.