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The Health & Family Welfare Department of the State Government has been vested with the responsibility of maintaining and developing the health care system in West Bengal. Public health, sanitation and hospitals are the exclusive responsibilities of the State. The state provides financial and managerial support for the basic health care support and infrastructural facilities at the rural level, while the State level super specialty Medical Colleges & Hospitals predominantly provides the ambulatory care services.
About 80% of the Government health care services to the citizens are being provided free of cost. 


Mamata Banerjee

Nabanna , HRBC Building ,
14th Floor, 325, Sarat Chatterjee Road,
Mandirtala Shibpur, Howrah-711102
Phone: 2214-5555, 2214-3101
Fax: 2214-3528

Minister of State

Smt Chandrima Bhattacharya

Nabanna, HRBC Building,
14th Floor, 325 Sarat Chatterjee Road
Mandirtala, Shibpur, Howrah -711102
Phone: NA  
Fax:  NA
Email:  NA


Sri Narayan Swaroop Nigam, IAS

Address: Swasthya Bhawan , GN-29,sector V,Saltlake,Kolkata-700091
Phone: 2357-5899
Fax: 2357-7907

Nodal Officer


Swastha Bhawan
GN-29,Sector V,Salt Lake,
Phone: 2333-0100/2333-0655
Fax: 2357-5175

Last updated on: Thrusday, 3rd Sept, 2020
Information Source: Department of Health and Family Welfare, Government of West Bengal
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