Right To Information

Regional Meteorological Centre, Kolkata located at 4, Duel Avenue , Kolkata - 700027 is the nodal office for the public to obtain any information pertaining to India Meteorological department and its various offices located in the states of West BengalOrissaJharkhandBiharSikkim, and also Andaman and Nicobar Islands.

At Regional Meteorological Centre, Kolkata , a Right to Information Cell has been functioning to meet IMD's requirements under RTI act.

The names, designations and other particulars of the Public Information Officers for India Meteorological Department only.

Central Public Information Officer

Name : Shri A.K.Sen
Designation : Scientist E
Contact Number : 033 - 24480198
Mobile Number : +91 9798024888
Fax : 033 - 24793167
Email Address : asishsen@ymail.com

Assistant Central Public Information Officer

Name : Shri. Raja Acharya
Designation : Meteorologist A
Contact Number : 033 - 24491071
Mobile Number : +91 9163760759
Fax : 033 - 24491071
Email Address : raja.acharya2011@gmail.com

Grievance Officer

Name : Sh A.K.Sen
Designation : Scientist E
Contact Number : 033 - 24480198 (Office), 9798024888 (Mobile)
Fax : 033 - 24793167
Email Address : asishsen@ymail.com

Any request for information under RTI act may be addressed to :

Central Public Information Officer,
RTI Cell,
Regional Meteorological Centre,
4, Duel Avenue
Alipore, Kolkata-700 027.
Fax.No: 033-24793167,
e-mail: cpiormckolkata@gmail.com

First Appellate Authority for RMC Kolkata and PAC Kolkata:

Dr. Sanjib Bandyopadhyay
Dy.Director General of Meteorology & Scientist F 
Regional Meteorological Centre,
4, Duel Avenue,Alipore 
Kolkata - 700027,
Tel No.: 033 - 24793782.
E-mail :sanjibbandyopadhyay@gmail.com

The fee for the supply of information is Rs.10/- per request. The same can be paid by cash at RMC Kolkata during working hours of working days or a Demand Draft or any form like cheque, IPO etc. drawn in favour of Director, Regional Meteorological Centre, Kolkata-700027 or Accounts officer, RMC, Kolkata -700027, for the appropriate amount, may be enclosed with the request for information. Duplication charges are extra.

Meteorological data collected and archived by IMD is supplied to the users in accordance with rules / guidelines already in force. The users may contact the appropriate unit for access to such data.

The RTI Manuals for India Meteorological department can be accessed at the website of IMD New Delhi.

Contact addresses of other Meteorological centres of the Kolkata region.


Area Cyclone Warning Centre, Kolkata

Area Cyclone Warning Centre, Kolkata,
Regional Meteorological Centre,
4, Duel Avenue,
Alipore, Kolkata - 700027.
Telephone : 033-24790596
Fax : 033-24793167
e-mail : kolkatarmc@gmail.com


Meteorological Centre, Bhubaneswar

Director In Charge
Telephone : 0674-2596116
Fax : 0674-2596010
e-mail : imdbbsr@ori.nic.in


Meteorological Centre, Patna

Director In Charge
Telephone : 0612-2226556
Fax : 0612-2226556
e-mail : mcpatna@imdmail.gov.in


Meteorological Centre, Ranchi

Director In Charge
Telephone : 0651-2501572
Fax : 0651-2501572
e-mail : mcranchi@rediffmail.com


Meteorological Centre, Gangtok

Director In Charge
Telephone : 03592-203427
Fax : 03592-203427
e-mail : gangtokmet@gmail.com