Late Badri Prasad Poddar, was a great philanthropist and educationist and the founder of the Poddar Group. He was keenly interested in the development of technical education and was associated with IIT Kharagpur as the Chairman. He was also the Chairman of Calcutta Tramways Company and the Birla Industrial and Technological Museum. He was a member of the Executive Committee of the International Chamber of Commerce, a Member of the Governing Body of the Jawaharlal Nehru University, a member of the Board of Governors, Institute of Social Welfare and Business Management and the Chairman of the Commission of Asian and Pacific Affairs. Delhi Public School Kashi was set up as a tribute to the memory of him.
B.P Poddar Group-
The Complete circle of sustainable growth
B.P Poddar Group was founded by visionary, a great philanthropist and educationist Late ShriBadri Prasad Poddar. He was Keenlyinterested in the development of technical education and was associated with IIT Kharagpur as the Chairman.
B.P Poddar Group is an entrepreneurial group with a strong financial and managerial foundation in various business segments. The strength of the Group lies in its highly successful track record of diverse businesses, which integrated through the application of strategic mission and managerial effectiveness. The group has been working West Bengal for 5 generations.
The group is involved in diverse industries but at the same time finds synergies between them . The Group has a remarkable presence in the following sectors.
Infrastructure and Housing-
The Group has wide experience in infrastructure and housing. It has constructed one of the largest commercial landmarks Know as “Poddar Court”, in the heart of Kolkata. Other landmark developments like Model house ,PoddarVihar and a high end luxury project “The Reserve” on Bullygunj and AJC Bose Road crossing . The group is developing “Upantika”,a mini Township with Bardawan Development Authority Bardawan.
The group has setup a 205 bedded multi-specialty hospital,B.PPoddar Hospital & Medical Research Ltd in Kolkata . In addition to this , the group is associated with Anandalok which provides world class medical facilities at affordable price to the common people.
B.P Poddar Foundation for Education is dedicated to enhance and enrich the quality Technical Education available in the Country . B.P. Poddar Institute of Management and Technology Provides holistic education in the field of Technical Education and Management.
DPS Kashi , a franchisee of DPS Society and affiliated to CBSE New Delhi, is built over 10 acres of land in Varanasi, provides world-class education to the children.
Atlanta Biological Pvt.Ltd. Is a progressive ,innovative and rapidly expanding pharmaceutical company which exports wide range of pharma products to far , middle and eastern African markets.
Ceres Beeja Research Private Ltd., Commonly Known as “CERES” was setup with a goal to facilitate sustainable growth of agricultural seed industry. Its lies on field corps especially paddy, mustered, maize and vegetables.