Jaipur: The Pushkar fair, which attracts lakhs of people including foreign tourists, will be held from November 19-28, a spokesperson said in Jaipur on Thursday.

"The fair will begin on November 19 and conclude on November 28. Officials of different departments have been directed to start preparations for the event," the spokesperson said.

The Pushkar fair, one of the key tourist attraction of the desert state, will be held at the mela ground in Pushkar where people from around the country are likely to participate.

Camel ride, rural sports and cultural programmes will be a major attraction at the fair like every year, the spokesman said.

(Agencies)

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