WBSCST Patent and G.I. Activities

Patent Information Centre

Intellectual Property (IP) protection plays key role in gaining advantageous position in the competitive technological game for economic growth, setting up of a Patent Information Centre (PIC) under WBSCST was conceived as one of its thrust area activities.

In pursuance of such decision, the Patent Information Cell, the first of its kind in India, was set up in collaboration with Technology Information Forecasting and Assessment Council (TIFAC), DST – Govt. of India. Patent Information Centre started functioning since September, 1997 and designated as Category I PIC among 20 PICs all over India. The basic objectives of this Centre are as follows:

Following programme organized to facilitate grass root Innovators

List of Patent Facilitated for Granting by PIC-WBSCST

Sl. N0 Name of Applicant Title Name of Inventor Patent No. Granted by Indian Patent Office
1 Ananda Dhara An apparatus for electricity generation Ananda Dhara 277768
2 Dr. Santanu Chakraborty A Method for soliton pulse generation using optical fibre Santanu Chakraborty 296122
3 Arghya Bandyopadhyay, Saptarshi Chatterjee, Keka Sarkar Synthesis of surfaceactivegold nano layer fabricated iron-oxidenano composite Arghya Bandyopadhyay, Saptarshi Chatterjee, Keka Sarkar 290222
4 Partha Pratim Choudhury Puffed Rice with Vitamin B Partha Pratim Choudhury 288681
5 Priyabrata Sarkar Polymer Electrode for Glutathone detection Priyabrata Sarkar 295119
6 Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswavidyalaya Under water water sampler M. K. Dasgupta 203213
7 Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswavidyalaya Under water soil sampler M. K. Dasgupta 133/KOL/2004 dt. 19.03.2004
8 Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswavidyalaya Under water sampler M. K. Dasgupta 244244
9 Calcutta University Disposable PSA Sensor Priyabrata Sarkar 237553
10 Calcutta University Health & Hygiene Sensor Priyabrata Sarkar 251192
11 Presidency College Arsenic Recovery from its contaminated waste by direct precipitation Uday Chandra Ghosh, Jakhir Hossain 0090/KOL/2004 dt. 04.03.04
12 Bidhan Chandra KrishiViswavidyalaya Cashew Nut Sheller Sangram Keshari Swain, Jagdamba Prasad Gupta 227275
13 Prantae Solutions Private Ltd. A smart phone enabled fluorescence based device for measuring protein microalbumin Prantae Solutions Private Ltd. 308432
14 Satyakam Saha Energy free food preserver Satyakam Saha 309871
15 Shaastra Automation LLP Auto dimmer device Shaastra Automation LLP 298726
16 M.K. Sahoo, R.N. Sharan Development of electrical energy efficient and economically viable process/method for the treatment and bio-detoxification of AZO dye contaminated wastewater M.K. Sahoo, R.N. Sharan 302099

Geographical Indications (G.I.)

Geographical Indication (G.I) directly protects State bio-resources and other traditional knowledge of the State to uplift the socioeconomic structure of farmer, artisans and weaver society of the State to fetch the premier value of the product for building up international market and further research. It is an indication, which is used to identify any agricultural, natural or manufactured goods originating in one area with special quality or characteristics specific or unique to the particular geographical region.

Examples: Darjeeling Tea, Joynagar Moa, Santipore Saree, Malda Fazli mango etc.

List of G.I. items of the State facilitated by PIC - WBSCST

Sl. Name of the Items District Appl. no. Status
1 Bengal Dokra Bankura, Bardhaman 563 Registered on 28.03.2018
2 Bengal Patachitra Paschim Mednipur 564 Registered on 28.03.2018
3 Purulia Chhau Mask Purulia 565 Registered on 28.03.2018
4 Wooden Mask of Kushmandi Dakshin Dinajpur 566 Registered on 28.03.2018
5 Madurkathi Paschim Mednipur,Purba Medinipur 567 Registered on 28.03.2018
6 Santipur Saree Nadia 138 Registered on 04.09.2009
7 Dhaniakhali Saree Hoogly 176 Registered on 06.01.2012
8 Baluchari Saree Bankura 173 Registered on 06.01.2012
9 Khirsapati (Himsagar) Mango Malda 112 Registered on 09.09.2008
Renewed on30.09.2017
10 Fazli Mango Malda 113 Registered on 09.09.2008
Renewed on30.09.2017
11 LaxmanBhog Mango Malda 111 Registered on 09.09.2008
Renewed on 30.09.2017
12 Tulaipanji Rice Uttar Dinajpur and Dakshin Dinajpur 530 Registered on 24.10.17
13 Gobindabhog Rice Bardhaman, Bankura, Birbhum, Nadia, Howrah, Hoogly, Murshidabad, North 24 Parganas 531 Registered on 24.10.17
14 Joynagar Moa South 24 parganas 382 Registered on 23.03.2015
15 Bardhaman Sitabhog Bardhaman 525 Registered on 31.03.2017
16 Bardhaman Mihidana Bardhaman 526 Registered on 31.03.2017
17 Banglar Rasogolla All Bengal except Siliguri, Jalpaiguri 533 Registered on 14.11.2017
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