Alumni raised funds for members in distress in last 6+ years. Here is a partial list.
1) Aritra Banerjee, 4th year Arch, 2005;
2) Alumni Raised Funds globally for Jayjeet (Late son of Subir Das, 78EE, Kolkata)
Biswajit Gupta, 1980 ETC coordinated alumni across the world to raise funds for the treatment of Jayjeet. Unfortunately, we failed to save the life of Jayjeet but he could bring a lot of alumni together for a noble cause and the yahoo e-group becare was born.
The remittance came from Canada chapter, organised by Jyoti Sengupta.
Swapan Saha, 88 EE worked with Shibu Sircar 62 EE (NJ) and sent money from USA.
Sujan Bhattacharya, 81 CE raised funds is in Atlanta organizing a concert. Tapas Das, 80 MET organised support in
Bimalda took care in the Andra Pradesh.
for Subir Das. Animesh co-ordinated with the Salt Lake chapter for
raising funds for Jayjeet's treatment.
Subir Das also receivied individual grants from Middle East Asia and India.
from Asamanja Mallik, 1998 EE (last updated on 2000)
Dear Fellow Alumni:
One of our college (Bengal
Engineering College (D.U.),
Howrah) student Mr. Biplab Roy who
is at present a student of
the ETC department of our college
(undergoing his Masters
Degree and who also happens to be a
BE Graduate from this
college of the 1998 pass out batch)
has been seriously ill
for the last one month.
He has been diagnosed with complete
renal failure and he
needs immediate kidney transplant.
He is at present admitted in the
S.S.K.M. Hospital emergency
ward (since 4th August, 2000) and
is undergoing two to three
dialysis per week. He has been
advised with immediate kidney
transplant and is advised to
undergo the operation at
Christian Medical College, Vellore
as early as possible.
The expected cost for the whole
procedure including pre-operative
and post-operative treatment is
around Rs.6(Six) Lakh.
Biplab is from a very middle class
family. He had also undergone
an open heart surgery during his
childhood. His family is not in a
position to to meet up with the
huge expenditure for his
We need your help and cooperation
in order to save his life.
Thanking you in anticipation.
Alumni in the USA, please send your
donation, Payable to
Asamanja Mallik and mail check to
3268 Red Cedar Terrace
Fremont, CA 94536
Asamanja will collect all checks
and send one draft to
Mr. Tapas Kumar Roy. Asamanja will
also send an update
of donors and status of Biplab
which will be posted
to alumni website at http://www.becollege.org.
can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org
and his phone
numbers are (510)745 8168 (Res) and
Alumni outside of USA, please send
your donation to
In favour of
: Mr. Tapas Kumar Roy
Savings Bank A/C no.
: P- 6045
: State Bank of India,Katwa
Shri Tapas Kumar Roy
HIG-50, Katwa Abasan
PIN - 713130 ( W. Bengal), India
: (03453) 58 891
Disclaimer: Neither Alumni
Association nor web committee take
any financial responsibility of
money collected for this purpose.
for your donation to save Sumanta
Status of Sumanta
Dutta's Health by Dr. S. Karmakar of B.E.
This is to inform
you that Sumanta Dutta who had been
suffering from renal failure since last
year has appeared his final semester
examination. Also he has been awarded
B.E. degree in Civil Engg. One of his
kidney has been transplanted
successfully at Vellore Hospital during
first week of August 2000. The donor of
the kidney is his mother. Both Sumanta
and his mother have responded well so
far. The 'Students' Aid Fund' has been
raised upto an amount of Rs. 3.25 lakh
and the same amount has been sent to the
appropriate authority of the hospital
through bank draft to meet the expenses
of his treatment. On behalf of students
& teachers of B.E.college(D.U.), I
like to thank all the Alumni/Non-Alumni
who have helped to save the life of
Sumanta. Also I request you to convey
the same through your website.
Also I have advise the students to
build-up the "Students' Aid
Fund" by their own contribution
throguh semester-wise deposition of
certain amount towards that account, as
such type of heath crisis may recur in
future. The Vice Chancellor has
appreciated this advice for students.
I have not received your any mail for a
with best wishes,
Approximately Rs.2.0 lakhs are deposited in the
Students' Aid Fund so far (April 4, 2000).
Transplantation of kidney of Sumanta may be carried out
in the month of May ,2000 after completion of his final
examination of the concluding semester.
1. Name of the
student: Sumanta Dutta, 4th year, Civil Engineering.
2. Details of the physical problem: Acute renal
failure, needs immediate kidney transplantation. He has been
undergoing dialysis two to three times a week.
3. Doctor's name and address:
(i) Dr. Chakko K.Jacob,
Christian Medical College and Hospital, Vellore-632 004,
(ii) Dr. Arup Ratan Dutta,Wockhardt,Centre
for Urology, Nephrology and Laparoscopic Surgery,111A
R.B.Avenue,Calcutta-700 029, Ph-91-033-4633320,Fax-91-033-4634802
4. Estimated cost: Hospital Expenses- about Rs. 3.0
lakhs and pre & post operation expenses are around Rs. 3.5
lakhs which is equivalent to $13000 approximately.
5. Address to send the donation: A/C Payee Cheque
Payable to "STUDENTS'AID FUND", Account No. E-445
of U.B.I. B.E.College extension branch, Howrah-711 103,West Bengal, India.
Bengal Engineering College (D.U.)
Sibpore, Howrah 711103, INDIA
6. Address to enquire/verify the latest status:
Addresses of the doctors
as mentioned above.
Note from Dr. S.K. Karmakar:
Hope you have now all the information to send the
message to the website immediately so that donations may reach at the
earliest to save the student's life. This is to note that an account is
opened in the name of
students' aid fund for this purpose only.
Students of B.E.College(D.U.) are anxiously
waiting for the donations to
save the life of their beloved friend.
With best wishes,
for your donation to save Dipak
UPDATE AS OF JAN 20, 2000
Update about Dipak (Received from Amit Jana on
January 18, 2000)
List of BEC Alumni Donors
Anindya Haldar, 1990 CST, $50.00
Debanjan Paul, 1992 CST, $50.00
Swapan Saha, 1988 EE, $50.00
Shatabdi Mitra, 1992 EE, $100.00
Swarup Kr Ray, 1992 CST, $50.00
Tapabrata Biswas, 1991 CST $250.00
Sumit Pal, 1992 CST, $100.00
Prasenjit & Rita Adak, 1992 CST, $50.00
Amit Jana, 1992 EE, $100.00
Udayan Bhattacharyya, 1992 EE, $100.00
List of Non-Alumni Donors
Smita Urnikrishnan, email@example.com, $50.00
Abhijit Dutta, $100.00
Arunava Ganguly, firstname.lastname@example.org,$100.00
Chanchal Hazra, email@example.com,$100.00
Santanu Biswas, firstname.lastname@example.org,$100.00
Subhartha Roy Chowdhury, email@example.com,$500.00
Suvobrato Biswas, $100.00
Sudip Nath, $250.00
S. C. Mahesh, firstname.lastname@example.org, $50.00
Swapan Nandi, $100.00
Sujit Ghosh, $10.00
Diptwarka Majumdar, $10.00
Sarit Chakrovarty, email@example.com, $50.00
Sumit Mukherjee, $25.00
Shibasis Mitra, firstname.lastname@example.org, $100.00
Santanu Bhattacharyya, email@example.com, $500.00
We are planning to send the money sometimes in end
Jan or as soon as the donor for kidney is finalized.
Santanu told me people in India are also trying to
raise money from other resources. For the time being
Dipak has to undergo regular dialysis.
I will let you know if I get any other update from any
Received from Rajesh Banerjee 43, Sarat Bose Road,
Calcutta-700 020, Res. 033-4634815,
Our friend Mr.Dipak Ranjan Mandal is an ex-Student
of Bengal Engineering College. His particulars are:
Name: Dipak Ranjan Mandal
Branch: Electrical Engineering
Year of graduation: 1992
He was a brilliant and charming student when he was
in the college during 1988-1992. Presently he is
working in M/s HOOGHLY DOCK & PORT ENGINEERS LTD.
For the past 3 years, he is suffering from
"Renal failure" which presently has reached
the state of "Chronic renal Failure", as
diagnosed by Dr. V. V. Lakhaminarayanam, at Woodland
Nursing Home, Calcutta. Doctor advised immediate
"Kidney Transplantation & Regular Dialysis
He is the only son of a family, residing at North
Dinazpur Dist. & the financial condition of the
family is poor. The expenditure of the Kidney
Transplantation & associated treatment is
approximately 4 lacs.
We, the friends & colleagues of HDPEL, are
trying our best to extend financial help as much as
possible by personal contribution. But to meet up the
huge expenditure, external financial help becomes
Under these circumstances, we are requesting your
goodself to extend your helping hand for the treatment
of an ex-student of your college, by raising as much
fund as possible from the present as well as past
How can you help?
1) You can send A/c Payee checks in the name of
"Dipak Ranjan Mandal" to the following
43 Sarat Bose Road,
2) You directly can send money to his SBI account.
His account information is:
Dipak Ranjan Mandal
A/C No. 01190007951
Branch No. 1414
3) For USA and Canada, Amit Jana (1992 EE) will
collect all the money and will send an equivalent Rupee
check to Dipak. Please make the check payable to Amit
Jana and mail your check to
2147 Newhall Street, Apt # 422
Santa Clara, CA 95050
Work: 408 527 7048
To know more about Dipak, please contact any of the
43 Sarat Bose Road,
Control & Automation Section
Larsen & Toubro Limited
3B, Shakespeare Sarani, Calcutta-700 071
B25 Purbachal Road (North)
Green Park, Haltu
2147 Newhall Street, Apt # 422
Santa Clara, CA 95050
Work: 408 527 7048
Disclaimer: Bengal Engineering College Alumni
Association, Bengal Engineering College Alumni
Scholarship committee, and B.E. College Alumni Web
committee do not take any responsibilities in
collecting and sending donation to Dipak Mandal.
Amit Jana and Rajesh Banerjee agreed to volunteer. They
will provide regular update about Dipak and will send a
list of donors for wide circulation. Web committee will
publish information provided by Amit and Rajesh.