This Directorate of Transportation is meant for TRANSPORTATION. The Government vehicles are being used in respect of pick up and drop the Hon’ble M.I.C(Food), Principal Secretary & Commissioner, Food, D.G(Food), Spl Secretary, Joint Secretaries, all Directors under Food and Supplies Department and other officers as entitled and for the purpose of official duties of all dignitaries and officers as mentioned and in respect of encashment of cheques, disbursement of salaries, attendance of Hon’ble High Court and WBAT, fetching of Forms and Stationeries of Secretariat & different Directorates and in respect of other important issues such as enquires and inspections of Ration Shops etc.
Organizational Set Up
This Directorate is of two divisions – one-Technical and other Non-technical. Technical staff are posted at KTF, Lake Garage, Kolkata-33, where all Govt. Vehicles are parked (while not in operation) and maintenance and repairing works are being done by the Technical Staff under direct supervision of senior M.T.O(now in charge of Asstt. Manager) and final control of the Director of Transportation. Some Non technical staff is posted there for maintaining records of spare parts etc, stock Register, accounts and files etc of staff working there.
The Establishment and Accounts wings are at H.Q(11/A Mirza Galib Street,Kolkata-87) where all Non-Technical staff excluding those at Lake Garage are dealing with the matters related to Establishment and Accounts under the Joint Director (H.Q) and Assistant Director(Accounts). Here is a M.T Pool (at HQ) for monitoring the deployed vehicles for the running day and planning for next day’s deployment as per requisition.
Area of Operation
This Directorate has two transport fleet-
The Kolkata Transport Fleet for Kolkata Zone which is taking care of all Govt. Vehicles under the Assistant Manager of Lake Garage
The Muffusil Transport Fleet which covers the whole Bengal excepting Kolkata duly controlled by the District Controllers under the Director of DDP&S.