West Bengal State Electricity Distribution Company

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West Bengal State Electricity Distribution Company Limited
পশ্চিমবঙ্গ রাজ্য বিদ্যুৎ বণ্টন কোম্পানি লিমিটেড
Public Sector Undertaking
FoundedApril 1, 2007[1]
HeadquartersKolkata, West Bengal, India
Area served
West Bengal, India
Key people
Sri Rajesh Pandey (Chairman)[2]
Websitewww.wbsedcl.in Edit this on Wikidata

West Bengal State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (WBSEDCL) was established in 2007 following the unbundling of the state electricity board of West Bengal and responsible for providing power to 96% of West Bengal with a customer base of more than 1.68 crore across the state. The company has achieved a profit of 95.13 crore (US$13 million or €12 million) (PAT) in the fiscal year 2010-11.

The Company is managed by a Board of Directors comprising twelve members out of which seven are Executive Directors including Chairman & Managing Director. Besides one Woman Director and four Independent Directors constitute the Board.

Over the years, WBSEDCL has been continually evolving to position itself as a leading Power Utility services organization of the Country. In the changing landscape, post recent global slowdown, it is anticipated that demand for electricity will change rapidly and expectations will also increase exponentially. WBSEDCL continually strives to enhance the quality of services delivered to its customers. WBSEDCL provides quality power to a gargantuan customer base of more than 1.81 crore across West Bengal through its service network spanning 5 Zones, 20 Regional Offices, 72 Distribution Divisions and 512 Customer Care Centers.

See also[edit]

West Bengal State Electricity Transmission Company


  1. ^ "Company Profile". WBSEDCL. Retrieved 11 January 2014.
  2. ^ "Board of Directors". WBSEDCL. Retrieved 6 June 2016.