BSSK was founded in 1978 with the guidance and active assistance from Child in Need Institute (CINI). BSSK's initial thrust was on mother and child health and nutritional support for under nourished children living in the remotest parts of Sundarbans. The project area of BSSK falls within the Sundarbans delta, the world's largest deltaic mangrove habitat, also a UNESCO world heritage site.

BSSK is a non-government organization. Its tenets are secular, non-political, non-profit making and social welfare. The organization gives utmost importance to welfare of women, children, youth and vulnerable sections to establish their rights and empowerment process. Our main emphasis is on community health, education, income generation and community development.

Broad objective

The broad objective of BSSK is to ensure holistic sustainable development of the community with emphasis on distressed women and children in the Sundarbans region of West Bengal.

Area of operation

BSSK works in nine villages of Maipith island, covering two Gram Panchayats (GPs) namely Maipith - Baikunthapur and Gurguria-Bhubaneswari in Kultali Block of South 24 Parganas district of West Bengal.

Our values

arrow Equality - We believe all people should be treated equal, and do not discriminate against any person regardless of race, religion, gender or social background.
arrow Respect -We are committed to treating all staff, beneficiaries and stakeholders with the utmost respect at all times.
arrow Service Beyond Self - We work for the well being of others and will endeavor in our efforts to serve communities as best we can.
arrow Transparency - We are committed to operating in a transparent and honest manner at all times.
arrow Accountability - We take full responsibility and accountability for our actions.

Organisation Structure

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Governing Body Members: 2016-2017

Governing Body Members


Activities at A Glance

Community Development
Disaster Management


The Governing Body and staff members of Baikunthapur Sishu Seva Kendra express their sincere gratitude and thanks to the following institutions and individuals.

arrow Department of Health and Family Welfare, Govt. of W. Bengal
arrow B.D.O and Staff, Kultali
arrow B.M.O.H. and Staff, Kultali.
arrow Sabhapati and members of Kultali Panchayat Samiti.
arrow Local People and Panchayat Members of Gurguria Bhubaneswari and Maipith Baikunthapur GP.
arrow Medical Officer and Staffs, Raidighi Rural Hospital, Govt. of West Bengal.
arrow Child In Need Institute (CINI)
arrow SAHAY, Kolkata
arrow Mr. Hrishikesh Chowdhury, USA
arrow The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), New Delhi

Information about the Organization

Registration No. S/21833 of1977-78 (West Bengal Societies Registration Act, 1961)
FCRA registration No: 147110044 of 1985

Secretary & Chief Functionary: Mr. Panchu Mandal, Mobile: +91-9933461099

Contact person:
Mr. Abinash Gine,   Mob - +91-9830040636   Email: abinashgine@gmail.com

State Bank of India, Raidighi Branch, Raidhighi, 24 Parganas (South)
United Bank of India, Baruipur Chowdhury Bazar Branch, Baruipur, 24 Parganas (South)

Das Dipak & Co. (Chartered Accountants)
FRN: 327159E
82, Ultadanga Main Road, Natural View
Flat-9K, Kolkata - 700 067