Department of Industry, Commerce & Enterprises
Government of West Bengal

Industrial Promotion & Infrastructure (IPI) Branch

IPI Branch under the Department of Industry, Commerce & Enterprises, promotes Industrialization by creating conducive environment in the State through developing Industrial Infrastructure and deals with different Industry related policies, schemes and projects of Government of India.


  • 14Y cases.
  • Development of Industrial infrastructure.
  • Land related matters of industrial units.
  • Amritsar Kolkata Industrial Corridor (AKIC).
  • Matters related to Ease of Doing Business (EoDB).
  • Multimodal Logistics Park.
  • Bengal Aerotropolis Project Ltd. (BAPL)
  • Eco Industrial Parks standard norms - GIZ assistance.
  • Matters related to Industrial Parks/Industrial Growth Centres.
  • Land matter of WBIDC/WBIIDC for infrastructure development of Industrial Parks and Growth Centres.
  • Corporate Communications.
  • Deals with miscellaneous matters of the erstwhile HPL Branch.
  • State Design Policy.
  • Special Economic Zone (SEZs).

Port Cell


  • Development of Tajpur Port.
  • Development of Kulpi Port.
  • Development of Bhor Sagar Port.
  • Sagarmala Projects.
  • Framing of Maritime Board Rules.
  • Maritime Board related matters.

Plantation Industries (P.I.) Branch


Dealing with:

  • Matters related to Tea Tourism and Allied Business Policy, 2019.
  • Restructuring process of the following 4 PSUs:
    • West Bengal Tea Development Corporation Limited (WBTDCL).
    • West Bengal Pharmaceutical & Phytochemical Development Corporation Limited (WBPPDCL).
    • West Bengal Sugar Industries Development Corporation Limited (WBSIDCL).
    • The Infusions (India) Limited.
  • Establishment matters of the above Corporations.
  • Restructuring process of the following 4 JVCs (Joint Venture with WBIDCL):
    • Bengal Integrated Infrastructure Development Ltd.
    • Bengal SREI Infrastructure Development Ltd.
    • Bengal CES Infratech Private Ltd.
    • Bengal Pragati Infrastructure Development Ltd.
  • Jute related matter.

Contact Persons:

Sl No. Name Designation Contact No. Email
1. Smt. Sonali Datta (Nee Ray), W.B.C.S.(Exe) Special Secretary

Shri Chandra Sekhar Roy, W.B.S.S.

Deputy Secretary

Shri Tapash Barua, W.B.S.S.

Assistant Secretary