To meet the growing challenge of rapid urbanisation, State Government wants to build environment friendly, sustainable, liveable, energy positive, IT friendly and safe city.
Department of Municipal Affairs, West Bengal
Department of Municipal Affairs is primarily responsible for giving necessary support to all the Urban Local Bodies that are being constituted in West Bengal.
Municipal General Elections to the Municipalities/ Municipal Corporations to be held on 03.10.2015 to the Asansol Municipal Corporation and Municipal Corporation with the head quarter at Bidhannagar and Howrah.
West Bengal Municipal (Employee’s Death-cum-Retirement Benefits) Rules, 2003 is applicable to all the whole time permanent employees under the employment of the Municipalities and the Notified Area Authorities.
Governor is pleased to constitute Task Forces at Kolkata Municipal Corporation and ULB Level for implementation of West Bengal State Urban Livelihood Mission under National Urban Livelihood Mission.
Balance in the Local Fund (LF) and Provident Fund Deposit (PFD) accounts is to be transferred to the merged municipalities viz. Bidhannagar Municipal Corporation, Howrah Municipal Corporation and Asansol Municipal Corporation.