Use of Day-wise Coloured Bed Sheets in all Govt. Hospitals

Government of West Bengal
Health & Family Welfare Department
TDE Branch
Swasthya Bhavan
GN 29, Sector V, Salt Lake,
Kolkata – 700 091

No. H/TDE/746/5S-32/2014 Dated, Kolkata 27.07.2017


The Government in the H&FW Department has since been considering the use of day-wise coloured Bed sheets in all the Government health facilities for better linen management. At present, Bed sheet with white and Green colour are in use in the Govt health facilities and put to Store Management Information System (SMIS) with the following specification and rate:

“Bed sheet full bleached (properly ironed) 270 cm. x 150 cm. Govt. of West Bengal Hospital supply woven in the sheet and name of the procuring unit printed. [IS 175:1989, 745:1990, 3776:1994] with Rs. 448/- per piece”.

Accordingly, the decision for daywise & colourwise use of Bed sheets in the Govt health facilities is given hereunder:

Monday :Deep Pink
Tuesday :Royale Blue
WednesdayLight Brown
Thursday :Green
Friday :White
Saturday :Sky Blue
Sunday :Yellow

The Coloured Bed sheet with the same specification and rate is approved and being entered in the SMIS. The concerned suppliers are being informed accordingly. All concerned are requested to comply with the use of daywise and colourwise bed sheet in the respective health facilities.

This has approval of the Principal Secretary of this Department.

OSD & eo Special Secretary

No. H/TDE/746 dated 27.07.2017, Source

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