The BDA had released Rs 2.49 crore to NICSI to develop the portal.
The popular fair, which reunites publishers, writers and book lovers from across the country, will be held from 4th to 15th January this year.
The Beacon Island is a small rocky outcrop on which Thomas Snodgrass – an Englishman working for the East India Company back in 1791 built a small room and a spire.
Nearly all members of OCA including its secretary Asirbad Behera and president Ranjib Biswal quit following the verdict of the Supreme Court.
The Raj Bhavan Gardens will be opened to the general public from January 5 to January 22.
Under this agreement, Stayzilla and the Tourism Department would jointly boost homestays aiming to provide unique stay experiences to the travellers visiting the state.