Government of West Bengal
Subject: Constitution of the West Bengal
State Emergency Relief Fund
and assistance for combating emergencies which
are not related to natural disaster.
these unforeseen emergencies, it is decided to
create “The West Bengal State Emergency
Relief Fund” so that additional resources
are quickly mobilized to cope up with the
situation and to provide immediate relief.
by the emergency situations.
the State Government for creation/upgradation of infrastructure and other logistics to cope with the emergency.
provide funds for transportation and rehabilitation for persons affected by the
fund for mass awareness among the public about the emergency and ways to prevent it.
techniques for affectively coping with the
aspects related to prevention and control of situation arising out of emergency.
contribution to the West Bengal State Emergency Relief Fund may be received in
cash and kind from the following sources: –
Institutions/ Organizations/ Trusts and individuals.
Central Public Sector Companies. (iii) Contribution from the Private Sector
Any other source as may be deemed appropriate.
as well as the amount for allocation for specific purposes, shall be decided by a Committee to be known as the West Bengal
State Emergency Relief Fund Management Committee.
to the Government of West Bengal, Finance Department –
to the Government of West Bengal, Home Department –
to the Government of West Bengal, Disaster Management and
contributions received in the fund shall be kept in a dedicated Bank Account to
be opened for this purpose.
be audited by a Chartered Accountant firm empanelled by the Accountant
General, West Bengal.
as the Nodal Officer for managing the contributions received under the fund.
Details of the Nodal officer are as follows:
contribution in Kind: Shri Sanjay Bansal, IAS, Secretary, Health, Mobile: 9051022000, email: [email protected]
Draft/ Online payments: Shri. Khalid A. Anwar, IAS, Joint Secretary Finance, Mobile: 9903236466, email: [email protected]
the West Bengal State Emergency Relief Fund are as follows: Bank: ICICI Bank Ltd., Branch: Howrah, A/c No: 628005501339,
IFSC Code: ICIC0006280, MICR Code:
Additional Chief Secretary
to the Govt of West Bengal
The contributions can be
made Through Cheque / DD / Debit Card / Credit Card / UPI and kind.
for Cheque / DD / Debit Card / Credit Card / UPI contribution are as follows: