Vocational Training is imparted to the Vagrants with the objective of mainstreaming them in the Sciety and making them self independent with attachment to some income generation activities.
Apart from this, Social Security Pensions for Kolkata and adjoining areas, Open Shelter Scheme under ICPS, Scheme for Shelter for Urban Homeless and Implementation of Maintenance and Welfare of Parents and Senior Citizen Act, 2007 are also looked after by the Controller of Vagrancy, West Bengal having his office at Purta Bhawan, Ground Floor, Salt Lake, Kolkata -700091.
Old Age Pension -
The Vagrancy Directorate maintains and distributes 1734 Old Age Pension under Departmental quota for the State and 7759 Old Age Pension for KMC area and Kamarhati, Baranagar, Dum Dum, North Dum Dum, South Dum Dum & Bidhannagar Municipal areas.
Widow Pension -
The Vagrancy Directorate maintains and distributes 2399 Widow Pension under Departmental quota for the State and 6813 Widow Pension for KMC area and Kamarhati, Baranagar, Dum Dum, North Dum Dum, South Dum Dum & Bidhannagar Municipal areas.
Disability Pension -
The Vagrancy Directorate maintains and distributes 2661 Disability Pension under Departmental quota for the State and 3139 Disability Pension for KMC area and Kamarhati, Baranagar, Dum Dum, North Dum Dum, South Dum Dum & Bidhannagar Municipal areas.
More details for click here this link wbswpension.gov.in
|Designation of Officer||Name||Phone No.|
|Controller of Vagrancy, West Bengal||Shri Biswanath Chakraborty, WBCS (Exe)||(033) 2334-4522 , firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Manager, Headquarters||Sri Mihir Kumar Saha||(033) 2337-0762|
|Assistant Manager, Headquarters||Vacant||(033) 2337-0762|
|Chief Organiser, Eradication & Control of Juvenile Beggary & Vagrancy||Sri Dibyendu Chottopadhayay||(033) 2334-8302|
|Date||Activities & Events||View Details|
|22.08.2017||Review meeting on functioning of Open Shelter|
|09.08.2017||Review Meeting on Functioning of Shelter for Urban Homeless with officials and different stakeholders|
|28.06.2017||Orientation and training programme for Staff, NGO personnel and Government Officials for Shelter for Urban Homeless Scheme|
|26.05.2017||Orientation and training programme of Open Shelter Staff, NGO personnel and Government Officials|
|24.05.2017||Orientation of the Managers of 10 Vagrants’ Home, on different issues related to Administration and smooth running of Homes|
|22.02.2017||Training programme of staff and case workers of six children unit of Eradication & Control of Juvenile Beggary and Vagrancy Scheme under Controller of Vegrancy, West Bengal|
|18.01.2017||Quarterly review meeting on functioning of Shelter for Urban Homeless was held on 18th -19th January 2017 at Purta Bhawan|
|17.01.2017||Quarterly review meeting on functioning of Open Shelter was held on 17th January 2017 at Purta Bhawan.|
|16.12.2016||Annual Sports around 600 children participated in 25 sporting events throughout the day.|
|26.10.2016||Patha Sishu – O – Bhabaghure Mela, West Bengal 2016 (Street Children & Vagrants’ Fair, West Bengal 2016)|
|26.07.2016||Orientation Programme of NGO Personnel and Staffs implementing the Scheme of Shelter for Urban Homeless|
|27.06.2016||Orientation Programme of the Managers & the Assistant Managers of Vagrant Homes of West Bengal|
|14.03.2016||Orientation Programme of the Staff and NGO personnel related to implementation of Open Shelters under ICPS|
|17.02.2016||Training Programme of Staff & Workers related to ‘Eradication & Control of Juvenile Beggary and Vagrancy’ Scheme in West Bengal on 17th February 2016|
Office of The Controller for Vagrancy, Govt. of West Bengal
Address : Purta Bhaban Ground Floor
Pin Code : 700091
Phone No : +91- 033-23370762
E-mail ID : email@example.com