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Science City, Kolkata is a constituent unit of National Council of Science Museums (NCSM) which is situated at Block-GN, Sector-V, Bidhannagar, Kolkata-700 091 having its websites ‘ and‘. NCSM is an Autonomous organisation under the Ministry Culture, Govt. of India.

Name and designation of the Central Public Information Officer (CPIO) of Science City, Kolkata

Designation for the purpose of Right to Information Act, 2005 Name & designation of the officerName and address of the Unit
CPIOShri Gafoor K. Shaikh
Controller of Administration
Science City
J B S Haldane Avenue
Kolkata – 700 046

Other Information

1Memorandum of Association
2The rules and regulations, instructions manuals etc. are as prescribed and published by the Ministry of Personnel, Pension and Public Grievances including AR Wing like FR/SR and other service/establishment manuals and instructions and financial rules like GFR and Delegation of Financial Power Rules issued by Department of Expenditure from time to time. Besides these, separate rules and regulations, other Manuals are framed by this organisation. For the administration of various Acts as indicated in the function of the Department, attached/subordinate organisations keep the rules, regulations, instructions, manuals and records.

Rules and Regulations

3. Bye-Laws

4. Rules

  1. Recruitment Assessment & Promotion
  2. Purchase Procedure

5. Instruction manual

  1. Recruitment Assessment & Promotion

6. Central Public Information Officer: Shri Goutam Roy, Controller of Administration
7. Appellate Authority: Shri C. K. Das, Secretary, NCSM



(National Council of Science Museums)

J B S Haldane Avenue,Kolkata – 700 046

Budget for 2018-19

Figure in Lakh

Sl. NoName of Unit/ProjectANNUAL ACTION PLAN 2018-19
(GIA-CCA, GIA-General & GIA-Salaries)
1Science City2100.56


1.Prof. Sibaji Raha
Former Director
Department of Physics
Centenary Campus, Bose Institute
P-1/12, C.I.T. Scheme VII-M
Kolkata-700 054
2.Prof. Dhrubajyoti Chattopadhyay
Vice Chancellor
Amity University
New Town, Action Area-II
Major Arterial Road
Kolkata-700 135
3.Prof. D.P. Mukherjee
Prof. & Head, Electronics & Communication Sciences Unit
Indian Statistical Institute
203, B.T. Road
Kolkata-700 108.
4.Shri Vikram Swarup
Managing Director
Paharpur Cooling Towers Ltd.
Paharpur House, 8/1/B Diamond Harbour Road
Kolkata-700 027
5.Prof. Dipankar Chakravorty
Professor & Head
Civil Engineering Department
Jadavpur University
Kolkata-700 032
6.Dr. Jayanta Sengupta
Secretary and Curator
Victoria Memorial Hall
1,Queens Way
Kolkata-700 071
7.Shri Manish Jain, IAS
Department of School Education
Govt. of West Bengal
Bikash Bhavan, Eastern Block, 6th Floor
Kolkata-700 091
Ex-officio Member
8.A Representative of Ministry of Culture
(Not below the rank of Deputy Secretary)
Govt. of India, Shastri Bhavan
New Delhi-110 115
Ex-officio Member
9.Director General
National Council of Science Museums
Sector-V, Block-GN, Bidhan Nagar
Kolkata-700 091
Ex-officio Member
10.Shri Subhabrata Chaudhuri
Science City
J.B.S. Haldane Avenue
Kolkata-700 046
Ex-officio Member
11.Shri K.S. Murali
Curator ‘F’
Science City
J.B.S. Haldane Avenue
Kolkata-700 046
Ex-officio Member
12.Shri P. Mukhopadhyay
Curator ‘F’
Science City
J.B.S. Haldane Avenue,
Kolkata-700 046
Ex-officio Member
13.Shri Gafoor K. Shaikh
Controller of Administration
Science City
J.B.S. Haldane Avenue, Kolkata-700046
Non-Member Secretary


The functions of the Executive Committee referred to under ‘Rule 56′ shall be –

(i) to formulate and approve developmental Plans in consonance with national goals and priorities and guidelines indicated by the NCSM; to allocate resources and to evaluate performance;
(ii)to frame the annual budget and estimates of Museum/Centre a to regulate the expenditure;
(iii) to determine the strength of staff and take decisions or creation of posts in approved scales and designations up to Grade-E suspension and abolition of posts: to consider/ recommend completion of probationary period/ confirmation/renewal of contract/ permanent absorption of officers above the Grade-B and up to Grade E-ll;
(iv)within the framework of rules and regulations laid down by NCSM from time to time to approve schemes/projects of sponsored research work; filing of application(s) for patents; processes commercial utilisation, development work in cooperation and collaboration with industrial firms, museums, educational institutions and other organisations; institutional consultancy; appointment of outside consultants; preparation of techno-economic feasibility reports; deputing of personnel for assignments in outside organisations; sanction of funds for task projects for outside agencies including universities, museums and other institutions; loan of equipment; transfer of objects from one museum/centre to the other under NCSM; deputation of staff; institutional awards and prizes; distribution of premia and royalties and sanction of experimental projects below Rs.5 lakhs.
Powers of the Executive Committee

Powers of the Executive Committee

(i)to sanction expenditure whether of a recurring or non-recurring nature, on any item of equipment, stores, services, schemes, pilot plants or projects and civil work upto the Budget provision;
(ii) to write off irrecoverable losses of stores and moneys in excess of Rs.5,000/-and upto Rs.25,000/- in each case provided that:

1. the loss is not due to theft, fraud or neglect.
2. it does not disclose a defect of system or serious negligence on the part of any servant of the NCSM which might call for disciplinary action requiring the orders of the higher authority.

(iii) to sanction expenditure on Symposia/Seminars/Technical Conference upto Rs.15,000/-.
(iv)may appoint Sub-Committees as provided under Rule 59.
List of officers of Science City, Kolkata
Sl. NoNAMEDESIGNATIONPAY (Rs.)Cell and Pay Level in the Pay Matrix
1Shri Subhabrata ChaudhuriDirector / Curator ‘G’1,99,600/-12th Cell of 14th Level
2Shri K.S. MuraliCurator ‘F’1,61,300/-8th Cell of 13A Level
3Shri Pradipta MukhopadhyayCurator ‘F’1,71,100/- 10th Cell of 13A Level
4Shri Pramod GroverCurator ‘F’1,43,300/-4th Cell of 13A Level
5Shri Sujay MajumderCurator ‘D’88,700/-5th Cell of 12th Level
6Shri Subha Sankar GhoshCurator ‘D’78,800/-1st Cell of 12th Level
7Shri Sudip Kumar NandiExhibition Officer ‘D’99,800/-9th Cell of 12th Level
8Shri Rupak Kumar DasEducation Officer ‘C’93,800/-12th Cell of 11th Level
9 Shri P.SatyanarayanaTechnical Officer ‘D’94,100/-7th Cell of 12th Level
10 Shri Arabinda KunduTechnical Officer ‘C’85,800/-9th Cell of 11th Level
12Shri Partha Sarathi SahaEducation Officer ‘B’67,200/-9th Cell of 9th Level
13 Shri Ganapati HalderTechnical Officer ‘B’63,300/-7th Cell of 9th Level
14Shri Tapas Kumar DasTechnical Officer ‘B’65,200/-8th Cell of 9th Level
15Shri Gafoor K. ShaikhController of Administration88,700/-5th Cell of 12th Level
16 Shri Ashok Kumar RoyDy. Controller (F&A)71,800/-3rd Cell of 11th Level
17Shri Saurav GhoshSection Officer (Gen.)62,200/-10th Cell of 8th Level
18Shri Jatindra Nath DowarahPS to Director60,400/-11th Cell of 7th Level
19Shri Pravat Kumar BaghSection Officer (Gen.)58,600/-10th Cell of 7th Level
20Shri Alok MukhopadhyayS.O.(Stores & Purchase)52,000/-6th Cell of 7th Level
21Shri Harsha Kumar K.M.Section Officer (F&A)50,500/-5th Cell of 7th Level
22Shri Krishnendu DasSecurity & Maintenance Officer47,600/-3rd Cell of 7th Level


Sl. NoNAMEDESIGNATIONPAY (Rs.)Cell and Pay Level in the Pay Matrix
1Shri Abhijit Singha ThakurTechnical Asst. ‘B’ (Civil)36,500/-2nd Cell of 6th Level
2Shri Abhijit NasipuriTechnical Assistant ‘A’ (Civil)29,200/-1st Cell of 5th Level
1Shri Avik BanerjeeEducation Assistant ‘B’44,900/-9th Cell of 6th Level
2Shri Sougata DasEducation Assistant ‘B’ 43,600/-8th Cell of 6th Level
1Shri Pijush GhoshExhibition Assistant ‘B’44,900/-9th Cell of 6th Level
1Shri Arup Ratan BhattacharjeeTechnician ‘E’ 44,900/-9th Cell of 6th Level
2Shri Adity Sinha PriyadarshiTechnician ‘B’26,300/-2nd Cell of 2nd Level
1Shri Sukanta MitraTechnical Assistant ‘B’43,600/-8th Cell of 6th Level
2Shri Khoda Box MollahTechnical Assistant ‘A’31,000/-3rd Cell of 5th Level
3Shri Srikanta MallickTechnician ‘F’56,900/-9 th Cell of 7 th Level
4Shri Kalyan Kumar NagTechnician ‘F’60,400/-11th Cell of 7th Level
5Shri Idrish Ali KhanTechnician ‘F’58,600/-10th Cell of 7th Level
6Shri Panchu Gopal DeyTechnician ‘F’56,900/-9 th Cell of 7 th Level
7Shri Rabin Chandra BagTechnician ‘F’55,200/-8 th Cell of 7 th Level
8 Shri Netai KunduTechnician ‘E’44,900/-9th Cell of 6th Level
9Shri Jugol Kishore RoyTechnician ‘E’44,900/-9th Cell of 6th Level
10Shri Soumen PaikTechnician ‘B’29,600/-6th Cell of 4th Level
11Shri Swapan Kumar SarkarTechnician ‘B’29,600/-6th Cell of 4th Level
12Shri Sanjib Kumar DasTechnician ‘B’29,600/-6th Cell of 4th Level
13Shri Rabindra Nath MaityTechnician ‘B’28,700/-5th Cell of 4th Level
14Shri Bapi MoyraTechnician ‘B’28,700/-5th Cell of 4th Level
15Shri Pranab Das

Technician ‘B’’

25,500/-1st Cell of 4th Level
16 Shri Raj Kumar PatraTechnician ‘A’21,700/-4th Cell of 2nd Level
17Shri Somra Kachhap Technician ‘A’ (Mechanical Draughtsman)19,900/-1st Cell of 2nd Level
1Shri Milan Kumar DasTechnical Assistant ‘B’43,600/-8th Cell of 6th Level
2Shri Angsuman GhoshTechnician ‘F’56,900/-9th Cell of 7th Level
3Shri Sukanta Bikash RanaTechnician ‘F’56,900/-9th Cell of 7th Level
4Shri Kiran SahaTechnician ‘E’55,200/-16th Cell of 6th Level
5Shri Tarun Kumar DasTechnician ‘B’28,700/-5th Cell of 4th Level
6Shri Sanjay SadhukhanTechnician ‘B’28,700/-5th Cell of 4th Level
7Shri Dipankar NandiTechnician ‘B’26,300/-2st Cell of 4th Level
8Shri Sumit ChatterjeeTechnical Assistant ‘A’ (Computer Science)29,200/-1st Cell of 5th Level


Sl. NoNAMEDESIGNATIONPay (Rs.)Cell and Pay Level in the Pay Matrix
1 Shri Prabir ChowdhurySenior Stenographer62,200/-12th Cell of 7th Level
3Shri Deep Kumar PoddarOffice Assistant Gr.I36,500/-2nd Cell of 6th Level
4Shri Debabrata DasOffice Assistant Gr.II44,100/-15th Cell of 5th Level
5Shri Tapan Kumar MondalOffice Assistant Gr.II 34,300/-11th Cell of 4th Level
6 Shri Jagat AdhyaOffice Assistant Gr.II25,500/-1st Cell of 4th Level
7Shri Mrinal MazumdarOffice Assistant Gr.II30,500/-7th Cell of 4th Level
8Shri Debanjan PramanickOffice Assistant Gr.III21,700/-4th Cell of 2nd Level
9Shri Piangshuk MukherjeeOffice Assistant Gr.III19,900/-1st Cell of 2nd Level
10Shri Abhijit KunduOffice Assistant Gr.III19,900/-9th Cell of 2nd Level
1Shri Himangshu Kumar SahaOffice Assistant Gr.I (F&A)53,600/-15th Cell of 6th Level
2Shri Sajal GayenOffice Assistant Gr.I (F&A)42,300/-7th Cell of 6th Level
3Shri Bhunda KiskuOffice Assistant Gr.II44,100/-15th Cell of 5th Level
4Shri Dipak Chandra DasOffice Assistant Gr.II35,300/-12th Cell of 4th Level
1Shri Tapan Kumar GhoshOffice Assistant Gr.I(S&P)49,000/-12th Cell of 6th Level
2Shri Hridendu BhattacharyaOffice Assistant Gr.I(S&P)36,500/-2nd Cell of 6th Level
3Shri Subhas DeyOffice Assistant Gr.II(S&P)35,300/-12th Cell of 4th Level
4Shri Sourav KunduOffice Assistant Gr.III(S&P)19,900/-1st Cell of 2nd level