Women's Development Cell

Empowered Women Empower Women


Women Empowerment and Gender Equality are the most important requirements for the upliftment and progress of our nation. In the effort to make Heramba Chandra College a strong kernel of gender sensitization, the Women Development Cell (WDC) was constituted in 2010.The Cell has both the teaching and non-teaching faculty of the College as its members. It has been organizing varied medical, cultural, academic, technical and social events to create a gender sensitized community within campus as well as in the society.


  • Spreading awareness among the students about the social, legal and constitutional rights of women in order to prevent the exploitation based on gender.
  • Making females cognizant about different kinds of violence: sexual, physical and mental and to further equip them with the knowledge and strength to fight against them.
  • Creating awareness about the need of gender equality.
  • Eliminating deep rooted beliefs of gender bias and discrimination.


1. Dr. Madhubanti Shome (Convener) 

2. Dr. Sharmistha Banerjee

3. Dr. Lily Law

4. Mrs. Tanushree Hansda

5. Dr. Sutapa Bhatta Guha

6. Dr. Ranjan Kumar Auddy

7. Mr. Subhrajit Roy

8. Dr. Md. Ziaul Hoque

9. Ms. Amrapali Bose

10. Mrs. Priyanka Das



Email: [email protected]

Mobile: 9231160132