Burdwan Development Authority (BDA)
The Bardhaman Development Authority (BDA) has been set up to ensure planned and sustainable development of the Burdwan and adjoining area which has shown tremendous growth potential.

But realizing the limitation of resources available under plan fund it has taken several initiatives to take up major development projects through Public-Private Partnership to provide better civic amenities as well as economic and social infrastructure.

The BDA (Burdwan Development Authority) has decided to concentrate on development activities in the fringe areas of Burdwan Town under the jurisdiction of Burdwan-I and Burdwan-II Panchayat Samitis with Plan Funds and development programme for the Burdwan Municipal Town are being conceived mainly through Public Private Partnership.

The areas of thrust identified for the fringe areas of Burdwan Town within the jurisdiction of the BDA are provision of safe drinking water sources, sanitation facilities, rural housing and construction of rural link roads in such areas.

Some of the major PPP initiatives are Bus-Truck terminal at Nababhat at Alisha, Two township projects, wayside facilities and Health City at Burdwan and development and beautification of Burdwan Collectorate and Jails. The work of all the projects except the wayside facility has been started.

It has also planned to undertake renovation work of Water Treatment Plant, Augmentation and strengthening of several drainage system of Burdwan, ROB at Burdwan-Katwa Railway Line at Burdwan, re-excavation of river Banka, construction of circular road under Burdwan Municipal Town.