Biswa Bangla Shilpi Haat, New Town, Kolkata
( Biswa Bangla Shilpi Haat Rajarhat, New Town ECO Park Gate No. 5 (Northern Part) Kolkata – 700 156 )
- Initially, 2.56 acre of land provided by the Urban Development Department at Plot No. 5, Central
Park, Salt Lake. But due to a PLI pending in the Hon’ble High Court, Kolkata, no permanent
construction could be made there and thereafter as approved by the appropriate Authority the
Haat was shifted to the Banglar Haat on a plot of 4.5 acre at North of ECO Tourism Park, New
Town, Kolkata, set up by WBHIDCO and which was handed over to the Department by WBHIDCO
for running the Haat. After remodelling/alteration the Urban Haat is renamed as Biswa Bangla
Shilpi Haat and has been functioning since 27.12.2013.
- Infrastructure available : Haat consist of 2 zone Urban and Rural Zone, Bengal Handicrafts
Museum, Designer Enclave, Food Court, Live Demonstration 42 stalls, one demonstration centre
for musical instruments, One demonstration centre for RCCH , Open space with a capacity to
provide space about 150 artisans in fair, VIP Rest Room and lounge, Stage and Auditorium for
cultural progarmme, accommodation of artisans in EWS Flats, Garden etc.