WBIIDC, Building the Base for Industrial Growth

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Falta Industrial Growth Centre - Sector III

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Falta is a major industrial hub in South 24 Parganas district of West Bengal. Falta Industrial Growth Centre was established in 1989. It is classified into two phases which are located adjacent to each other: Falta Phase - I : comprise of Sector-III & Sector-IV Falta Phase - II : comprises of Sector V Since the Growth Centre is in close proximity to the state capital, it has a special advantage.

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Falta Sector III:

Growth Centre snapshot

District South 24 Parganas
Gram Panchayat Kalatalahat gram panchayat
Total Area of Land 75 acres
Allottable area 55.80 acres
Area Available for allotment 0.20 acres
No. of industrial units 25
Lease Premium Rs. 36.28 lakh per acree

Physical features


Road connectivity:

The Growth Centre is connected by a two lane National Highway No. 117.

Railway connectivity:

The nearest railway station to Falta is Diamond Harbour Railway Station which is about 19 kms from the Growth Centre.

Port connectivity:

Kolkata and Haldia are the closest sea port from the Growth Centre at a distance of about 46 kms and 48 km respectively.

Airport connectivity:

The nearest airport is the Kolkata Airport, located at a distance of 65 kms from Falta.

Physical features

The Growth Centre is providing lease holding to various industrial units and institutions for setting up their plants with Building Plan approved by the WBIIDC itself. All the operational units have good infrastructure. Many of them have landscaped frontage and also canteens for the employees.

Infrastructure Availability

At a glance:
Heads Characteristics
Internal Roads
  • Length 1.94 km
Street lights
  • WBIIDC has also taken initiatives for solar powered LED street light installation.
Water supply system
  • HDPE Pipeline of 0.5 km length
  • C.I. Pipeline of 1.6 km length
  • Pump houses - 3 in no.
  • No. of Reservoirs 2 with capacity 1,65,000 litres
  • Submersible Pumps - 3 no. of 5.5 H.P capacity
Surface drainage system
  • Length 2.1 km
  • 33 K.V.A. power Sub Station of WBSEDCL
Administrative Office of WBIIDC
  • Within C.F.C. Building of the Growth Centre at Sector IV

Physical features


The road inside the Growth Centre is commutable and made of Concrete.


West Bengal State Electricity Distribution Co. Ltd. is providing stable and quality power supply to Falta Industrial Growth Centre. Adequate power is available in the region.




Falta Industrial Growth Centre is located on Hooghly river front. Due to close proximity to the sea, the river water is saline. WBIIDC has made requisite arrangements to ensure industrial and domestic water supply to the Growth Centres by pumping out ground water from deep tubewell through network of pipelines and overhead reservoir system.

Street Lights

WBIIDC has also taken initiatives for solar powered LED street light installation towards utilization of renewable energy and reduction of carbon footprint.

Drainage and Sewerage

Drainage of treated industrial and storm sewer is facilitated through network of surface drains.

Industrial Units

There are about 25 industrial units in this sector. Some of the prominent industrial units are :

Industrial units

Grow Ever Steel producing Steel Pipes.

Industrial units

Balatechno Synthetic Limited producing Textile Tape

Industrial units

Gupta Infotech producing CFL & LED Lamps

Industrial units

Almatis Alumina Pvt Ltd. producing Alumina Grains

Key Industrial Performance Parameter :

No. of industrial units 25
Total employment 330 persons
Investment (In INR crores) 63
Types of units Engineering units/Ancillary, Chemicals based
Units employing more than 100 people 3
Units with investment more than INR 10 crores 1
Units with turnover more than INR 10 crores 7


Land Use Category-Industrial
Allotees need not apply for Change of Land Usage Character
Details of Infrastructure may also be seen in GIS System GIS System

Approvals Required for Starting a Manufacturing Enterprise in the Industrial Growth Centre

1 WB Directorate of Micro Small & Medium Industry Link
2 Goods and Services Tax Link
3 Professional Tax Registration Link
4 Income Tax Department Link
5 Directorate of Factories Government of West Bengal Link
6 Registration of Partnership Firms Link
7 West Bengal Cooperative Societies Link
8 Fire and Emergency Services Link
9 West Bengal Pollution Control Board Link
10 Petroleum & Explosive Safety Organisation Link
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