WEST BENGAL STATE EMERGENCY RELIEF FUND
The West Bengal Government appeals ALL to contribute in West Bengal State Emergency Relief Fund and assist the State in prevention and control of situation arising out of unforeseen emergencies like COVID-19 (CORONA).
The 100% Contribution made for the fund is exempted under section 80(G) of Income Tax
Bank details for making Contribution through Cheque / DD / Online / Credit Card / UPI are as follows:
A/c Name : West Bengal State Emergency Relief Fund
Bank: ICICI Bank Ltd., Branch: Howrah,
A/c No: 628005501339,
IFSC Code: ICIC0006280,
MICR Code: 700229010
For contribution in kind contact:firstname.lastname@example.org
The arrangements for acknowledgement of contribution are being made.
HISTORY OF HOWRAH
The name of Howrah District as also of its headquarter town (sometimes spelt previously as ‘Haurah’ and also pronounced as ‘Haora’) appears to have gained currency with the opening of the Railway from Howrah in 1854.
ABOUT HOWRAH MUNICIPAL CORPORATION
Howrah Municipality was established in 1862. In 1984, Howrah Municipality was upgraded to the status of Municipal Corporation. In 2015, Bally municipality was merged with the Corporation vide notification no.