The West Bengal Tourism Development Corporation Limited (WBTDCL) was incorporated
on 29th April, 1974 under the Companies Act, 1956. The Corporation is owned by Government
of West Bengal under the administrative control of Tourism Department and the entire
share capital of the Company is contributed by the State Government.
WBTDCL is a nodal agency of Tourism Department which was incorporated with the objectives
to develop and promote tourism in the state of West Bengal and for this purpose
to take over, run and manage hotels, lodges, guest houses, motels, restaurants etc
as well as to popularize tourist destinations in the state and conduct tour packages
to those places.
WBTDCL is committed to provide its resources and expertise for both domestic and
international tourists visiting West Bengal and to rise to their expectation in
experiencing the art, culture, heritage and nature of the state.
The Board of Directors is appointed by the State Government and in terms of Notification
no. 71-TW/IT-162/74, dt. 21.01.2014 issued by Tourism Department, Govt. of WB, the
Board of Directors is reconstituted and is comprised of the following: