West Bengal Heritage Commission
Beautiful Bengal

Handloom products of Bengal have a rich tradition. The heritage of our master weavers and artisans are now blended with new technological designs and threads to produce wide variety of products. As an economic trade & industrial activity, the handlooms occupy a place second only to agriculture in providing livelihood to the people. The Government of West Bengal has given emphasis for the Handloom & Textiles Sector with announcement of new textile policy and setting up of Commissionerate of Textiles for development, infrastructure support and also improves attraction for investment.

Directorate of Textiles, Handlooms, Spinning Mills, Silk Weaving & Handloom Based Handicrafts Division
New Secretariat Buildings, 1, K. S. Roy Road, Fifth Floor, 'B’ Block, Kolkata 700001
Tel No. 2248-4537, 2248-6271 Ext. 215 Fax No. 033-2248 4537
Sealed Quotations are hereby invited from reputed concern / firm for supply & installation of Biometric time and attendance system Machine to the Division and District office under this Directorate.
Names of the agencies to whom the benefit of Marketing Incentive for the year 2015-16 have been released (both Central & State Share)
Supply of Chittaranjan Loom, Dobby, Accessories, in 01 Handloom Cluster under the jurisdiction of O/o Handloom Development Officer, Santipur, Nadia
Supply of Jacquard, Accessories & Machineries for various handloom clusters (28 nos.) of Purba Bardhaman District.
Construction of Individual Worksheds (170 sq. ft. each) for 2605 Nos. of Handloom Weavers of Kalna zone of Purba Bardhaman District
Textile Policy 2013-18
Handloom Map