Ministry of Information & Cultural Affairs West Bengal
The Ministry of Information & Cultural Affairs of West Bengal, previously known as the Ministry of Information & Public Relations, is a Bengal government ministry.It is a nodal ministry mainly responsible for the information, culture, film and archaeological heritage related activities of the State. The principal objectives of the department are to disseminate information about the activities & achievements of the state government through different media, to keep the ministers & other senior government functionaries aware of the public reaction reflected through the media & other sources, to promote & preserve Bengali cultural heritage (including the folk culture), to preserve West Bengal’s archaeological heritage, to organize state ceremonies, and to extend hospitality to visiting Indian and foreign dignitaries.
West Bengal Information and Cultural Centre,
18-19, Bhai Veer Singh Marg,
Tel.: (011) 2336-3775
Fax: (011) 2336-3775