The saga of DBS started in 1947, when Jeewan Kumar Ahuja, a young boy then, decided to move his family from Dera Ghazi Khan to Delhi. To support himself and his family, Jeewan starts a small business selling medical books, on foot or on a bicycle, to young medicos. Soon, the growing sales figure prompts him to think of expanding his business and he opens a small shop in the busiest by-lane in Old Delhi, in Nai Sarak.
Soon, the shop becomes the Mecca for medical students, doctors, teachers and libraries of medical colleges and hospitals in India as well as neighboring countries. And, Delhi Book Store become the household name in the world of medical and non-medical books.
The vision which was foreseen in 1947 by Jeewan Kumar Ahuja has succeeded, today the Delhi Book Store is Asia's largest showroom of medical books, with a record 2,00,000+ titles on display. Spread over 20,000-sq ft., the five-floor showroom in Daryaganj retails books on all branches of medical science, including Nursing, Dentistry, Veterinary Science and Pharmacy. From subjects like Anaesthesia Medicine, Cardiology, Ultrasound, Surgery, obstgynae, Radiology, Orthopaedics, Oncology, Haematology, Ophthalmology , Laboratory, E.N.T, any subject into field of medical science, the bookstore is a veritable storehouse of medical information.
DBS's commitment to quality has always been core to its culture and the company is today counted as a leading name in bookstores. It has been quick to embrace modern methods of distribution, while building on its heritage and outstanding history.
You can now also order any book from the comfort of your home. Just download our mobile app, place order, and get the delivery at home in no time!