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A visitor samples Indian wine during the International Wine Festival... News PhotoBangalore,Economy,Horizontal,India,VisitPhotographer Collection: AFP A visitor samples Indian wine during the International Wine Festival 2014 in Bangalore on July 25, 2014. The festival, which runs from July 25-27, aims to promote cultivation of grapes and encourage wine consumption. India's Karnataka state has seen a fourfold growth in cultivation of wine grape during the past six years, from 500 acres to 2,000 acres. The state during his period has also emerged as the second largest producer of wine grape and wine after Maharashtra state. Wine production touched 7.5 million litres in 2013-14, while Maharashtra stands at top position with 20 million litres per annum. AFP PHOTO/Manjunath KIRAN (Photo credit should read MANJUNATH KIRAN/AFP/Getty Images)