Women Development Corporation,Bihar


Women Development Corporation, Bihar was incorporated on November 28, 1991 under Society Registration Act 1860. It's registered office is located in Patna while it's area of operation extends to all 38 districts of Bihar.


A large part of the activities of the corporation are conducted through selected Non-Governmental Organisations and other training institutions. Funds are obtained from Government of Bihar and Government of India through budgetary allocations for specific projects and covered by sanctions through Government Orders.


The business of the Corporation is conducted through a Board of Directors appointed by the Government of Bihar. The Board of Directors consists of following Nine ex-officio members:

  1. Principal Secretary to Government, Social Welfare Department.
  2. Director of Social Welfare.
  3. Secretary Finance or his representatives not below the rank of Joint Secretary.
  4. Director Industries, Bihar or his representative not below the rank of Addl. Director.
  5. A lady member of the IAS, not below the super time scale (Principal Secretary, Tourism Department).
  6. Three representatives of the members / member societies / member cooperation to be elected by in accordance with the Election rules framed by the corporation.
  7. The Managing Director of the Corporation

Vision: Improvement in the Quality of lives of poor and disadvantaged women and adolescents in the state of Bihar.




Address - 2nd Floor, Indira Bhawan, R.C. Singh Path, Bailey Road, Patna-800001.

Phone - (0612)-2234096, 2200695, 2207843.

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