The All India Industrial Exhibition is
organised by the Exhibition society at Nampally grounds in
Hyderabad . This
exhibition is held annually from 1st of January to 10th of February. It is
one of the most prestigious events of Hyderabad city and it is customary
for every Hyderabadi to make a visit to the exhibition with their family
Started in 1938 as a local exhibition, i.e. "Numaish", to display the indigenously produced goods in the erstwhile Hyderabad state.
A Trade Fair
The All India Industrial exhibition has today come to be recognised as one of the biggest show-window in the country for trade, commerce and Industry. This exhibition has become so popular, that its scope increased enormously both in its coverage and content. Traders from all over India put up their stalls and there are around 2600 stalls, and over 25 lakh visitors in the form of consumers, exhibitors, traders, etc.
Today almost all the state and central Government directly or through their undertakings are represented in this exhibition. It is a big open-air shopping mall with garments, handicrafts, electrical goods, glassware, furniture, kitchenware etc. There are also stalls selling popcorn, chat varieties, sweets, cool drinks, fleecy pink candy made of sugar etc. Children enjoy the joy rides like Gaint wheel, Tora Tora, Dragon ride and more.
It is open throughout the day, but usually people come in large numbers in the evenings. The shops are open up till midnight.
Air: Hyderabad being the capital city is well connected by air from all the important cities of the country.
Rail: Hyderabad has got its own railhead and is connected with all the major cities within the state and outside.
Road: Regular bus service connects Hyderabad with all the important places within the country. For city transportation city buses, taxis, and auto rickshaws are also available.
One can get a whole lot of options for accommodation purpose, from luxury to budget hotels in Hyderabad .