Social Welfare Section

The Department of Women Development and Social Welfare has the following offices: Directorate of Social Welfare, West Bengal Social Welfare Board, Office of the Controller for Vagrancy, Office of Commissioner for Persons with Disabilities, West Bengal Commission for Women, West Bengal Women Development Undertaking and the Transgender Development Board. Website of the Department of WCD & SW:

The Department’s work has evolved along with the evolution of women’s rights. With a strong foundation laid by women specific laws, policies and schemes at the national and state level, the department is concentrating its energies on a critical demographic sector – adolescent girls.

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Contact Details
Office of the District Magistrate , Birbhum
Birbhum Collectorate Building
District Social Welfare Section
Mail id : dswo[dot]bir[at]gmail[dot]com