For promoting bilateral trade between Bangladesh & India, the Department of Commerce, Government of India has launched an initiative in September 2007 to improve the industrial profile of existing Land Customs Stations (LCS). As a part of such initiative 4 LCS in West Bengal are being developed. Petrapole ICP is being developed under the special development programme for which the Empowered Steering Committee of Ministry of Home Affairs is releasing fund and monitoring its progress. Chandrabhanga LCS was assisted for development for infrastructure in 2006.
Chief Secretary held a review meeting on 17th June 2011 to review the Status of implementation of up-gradation scheme of LCS.Last Updated on: July 5th, 2011