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Greetings from the DCMC Foundation

Registered in Kolkata, India


  • Crofton, Maryland, USA
  • Silchar, Assam, India


DCMC Foundation was established to cater to the medical needs of people in rural India and other developing countries.

Update: Jan 31, 2010

CLICK HERE to Read the Story - A 17-year old Receives A Miracle Cure

Figure 1b Arup Das (17) after his miracle cure came to visit on January 5, 2010

An Appeal From Dr. Kumar K. Das and Dr. Arindam Purkayastha

  • Appeal Letter for your Perusal

    Please send your endorsement of Appeal to Assam CM for Waiving New Requirements set by Assam Health Services Act

  • Email Your Name and Address to Dr. Arindam Purkayastha for supporting the Cause as a signatory for this valuable cause in the Appeal Letter

    CLICK HERE to Read about Assistance on Fruit Preservation and Microfinancing Projects for the Local People in R.K. Nagar

    Local Younth Goup

    Local Youth Group along with Ms. Madhumita Pal and Shipra Baidya Came to Discuss on the Fruit Preservation and Microfinance Project on January 5, 2010.


    Rakhal (Ramani Kanta) Dey, Chemical Engineer and Subijoy Dutta discussing the Fruit Preservation Project in Silchar on January 7, 2010.

    Update: Jan 26, 2008


    This outpatient village dispensary at Ramkrishna Nagar had a Cancer Screening Camp held on November 11, 2007 with Physicians and Specialists from Silchar. Dr. K.K. Das was also amongst the team of Doctors. The event was announced earlier and people from all around the R.K. Nagar Village area visited the dispensary that day and got themselves checked and screened for cancer and related diseases.

    Healthcare education was also provided to the people during this event.

    Figure 1a Local volunteers and technicians of the dispensary along with Kajal Esh Choudhury, Medical Assistant and Chief Coordinator of DCMC posing for a picture with Subijoy Dutta at the DCMC Village Dispensary, on January 6, 2008.

    Update: April 16, 2005

    FlowersThis outpatient village dispensary at Ramkrishna Nagar was attended by two Physicians, Dr. K. K. Das and Dr. A. N. Bhattacharyya, a famous orthopedics from New Delhi. A number of patients visited the dispensary that day and consulted with the doctors.

    Two significant improvements in the Dispensary were noticed on April 16. Newly installed electrical system, and a working Telephone. Thanks to Mr. Prasanta Choudhury of Karimganj for the complete electrical system including supplies and for complete painting of the interior and exterior of the building en-gratis as his contribution to the Dispensary. This is a sheer blessing to the villagers. When asked over phone as to what he would like in return, he replied "just love" and nothing else. Fortunately, there is plenty of that in this little village. The First Outpatient Village Dispensary built by DCMC Foundation in Ramkrishna Nagar (RK Nagar) opened its door to the Patients on September 14, 2004. Under the Supervision of Dr. K. K. Das the dispensary became fully functional now with plenty of water supply and sanitary facilities. "The number of patients are increasing everyday ..." according to Mr. Vivekananda Dutta, Principal Administrator of the facility.

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    Figure 1 Dr. K. K. Das with Patients at RK Nagar Village Dispensary, October 2004.

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    Photo: Kajal (white shirt and compounder), Hirok (with water bottle, Asst. Proj. Engineer), a local contractor (extreme right) and three painters sent by Mr. Prasanta Choudhury of Karimganj.

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    Photo: Goslings at Ramkrishna Nagar village.

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    Photo: On the left is Mr. Kajal Esh Choudhury, Compounder, and Manager of the RK Nagar Village Dispensary at work. (April 16) On the right is Dr. A. N. Bhattacharyya, Orthopedic from New Delhi, attending the Dispensary on April 16, 2005.

    Aims and Ojectives

    Aims and objectives of DCMC Foundation are:

    1. To provide treatment facilities for the poor and needy in rural settings who do not have easy access to medical help.
    2. To extend systematic and regular training on Medical Aid to the local people.
    3. To educate healthcare professionals on safe environmental management practices for disposal of Medical wastes.
    4. To genarate awareness in rural India and other developing countries about infectious diseases and their preventive measures.
    5. To maintain close touch with Kumar K. Das Foundation, USA and the associated Hospitals (Sundari Mohan Seva Bhawan, Ramnagar, Silchar-788026 India) for exchange of medical information, resources, and new developments etc. throughout India and abroad.
    6. To innovate new methods of emergency medical care and communication system.

    Offices, Centers and Facilities

    Surjaniketan Seva Sadan - A non-profit Dispensary at Ramkrishnanagar (RK Nagar), Assam, India

    The following information on its official addresses are furnished below:

    RK Nagar, Assam, India

    Dispensary in-charge: Mr. Kajal Esh Choudhury
    Phone: 03844-218-576

    DCMC Dispensary
    (Dutta Charitable Medical Centre)
    Kajal Esh Choudhury
    P.O. Kadamtala
    Village: Ramkrishna Nagar
    District: Karimganj, Assam 788166

    Kolkata, India (formerly Calcutta)

    Center Director: Sucharit Dutta
    Phone: 033-2514-1043

    DCMC Foundation
    (Dutta Charitable Medical Centre)
    352/3 M.B. Road, Birati, Kolkata 700051

    Silchar, India

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    Netajipally, Rangirkhari
    Silchar, Assam 788005
    Phone: 03842-235432
  • Principal Administrator: Mr. Samarendra Kumar Dutta
    Phone: 03842-235432

    Regional Director, DCMC Foundation
    Netajipally, Rangirkhari
    Silchar, Assam 788005

    Name and address of the directors/promoters:

    1. Mr. Subijoy Dutta, Executive Director
      1496 Harwell Ave., Crofton, MD 21114-2108
      Phone: 410-721-7706
      Fax: 410-721-6265
      Web: http://www.rowfoundation.org/
      Email: subijoy at msn dot com

      The website has a lot of details on the DCMC center in Ramakrishnanagar. We encourage you to take a look at that.

    2. Robert Street, Principal, Training Coordinator
      St. John School, White Hall, Shillong, Meghalaya 793014
      Phone: 0364-2220971
    3. Mr. Sucharit Dutta, Center Director and Facility Manager
      352/3, M.B. Road
      Birati, Kolkata
      West Bengal 700051
      Phone: 033-2514-1043
    4. Email: duttag at godrej dot com
    5. Mr. Samarendra Kumar Dutta, Principal Director
      Netajipally, Rangirkhari
      Silchar, Assam 788005
      Phone: 03842-235432
    6. Summary information pertaining to the plans and objectives of the foundation are furnished below:

      In a trip to India, and Bangladesh (Nov 24, 1999-Jan 12, 2000), Mr. Subijoy Dutta of DCMC Foundation visited his native village, Ramkrishnanagar, in Cachar, Assam, India along with Dr. K. K. (Lakhsman) Das from Silchar.

      Late Surja Kumar Dutta, grandfather of Subijoy Dutta, established their first settlement in India back in early 1940s at the two-acre hillock, which is the proposed permanent site for the DCMC Dispensary. This 2-acre plot is not accessible by vehicle. It is about half a mile away from the nearest access road. Temporarily, the DCMC Dispensary will be located at a nearby hillock, which is easily accessible by vehicle. During this visit a new venture was undertaken to build a Dispensary/Clinic there. After the building construction and necessary arrangements for a telephone connection is completed at this dispensary site, Dr. K.K. Das will make arrangements to man the dispensary with paramedics and nurses. Dr. Das is also planning to pay occasional visits to this satellite facility.

      The primary objectives behind the DCMC Foundation is to provide medical assistance to the poor and needy people, mostly in rural India. DCMC plans to expand services to the rural areas of the neighboring countries, such as Bangladesh, and Nepal in future.

      A tax-exempt/charitable foundation has been formed in Kolkata, by the name of Dutta Charitable Medical centre (DCMC) Foundation.

      Patronage and Support

      Cardinal We appreciate the donations and support of the following individuals and organizations:

      United States

      AK: Jim Hendershot
      AR: Daryl Jackson, Coilwells, Inc.
      CA: Raveen Arora, Rajeev Banerjee , Quality Foods, Arun & Sabita Biyani, and Manucher Adami
      CO: Ken Brakken, Richard Dash, Humanity Foundation, Gary Huffman, Konad Krori, and Darrell Cornell
      DC: Dorn C. McGrath, Institute for Urban Environmental Research, Lynly Schroeder, Baldev Sidhu, Tom Matthew, Amelia Acierto, Carrie Isaaco, Bonnie Robinson, Terri Stowe, Amar Singh, EPA-APAC, Ellen Spitalnik, Barbara Foster, and Marla Hendricksson.
      FL: Bidhan Saha, Nandini Dasgupta, and Elmie Davis
      GA: Kevin Armbrust
      IL: Raj Rajaram, Tetratech EMI
      MA: J.P. Bhat, Puja Niyogi
      MD: Hiren Bhaduri, Alex Clem, Yamuna Foundation for Blue Water, Sumit Dutta, Tetrahedron, Inc., Marcel Joe Henry, Delegate Janet Greenip, Kadan Sau, Ranajit Pal, Apurba Bhattacharjee, Sunil Shukla, Sunanda Nag, and Sisir Dutta.
      NC: Hilary Inyang
      NJ: Sucheta and Prabir Ghosh, Runi Niyogi
      NY: Kumar K. Das Foundation, Binghamton
      PA: T.K. Dutta, Arun Dev, and S. Venkatacharya
      TX: Nilanjan & Anuradha Dutta, Dallas
      VA: Betsy Grim, Shyam Mathur and others


      Calcutta: N. Dasgupta, Kamalendu Bhattacharjee, Rabi Bhattacharjee, and many others
      Silchar: Vivekananda Dutta, Samarendra Dutta, Akhil Dey Purkayastha, K. K. Das, and many others
      Duliajan: Abhijit & Anita Dam
      Karimganj: Late Ranadhir Dey; Mr. Rakhal Dey, Engineer, Industry Dept, and others
      New Delhi: D.K. Mital, Diplu Dutta, Pinak Pani Nath, Pratima Dasgupta, and many others
      Shillong: Robert Street, Surojit Dutta and Meera Khonglah
      Ramkrishna (RK) Nagar: Gautam Purkayastha, and Monojeet Purkayastha and others.


      Bikash Sharma, Narendra Bhattarai, and Raju Pal.

      The heartfelt appreciation from the villagers of R.K. Nagar was conveyed to us for all the patrons and supporters of this medical oasis on Dec 6, 2000, when the foundation stone for the dispensary was laid.

      Visiting Medical Professionals for Volunteer Service

      MallardThe pristine setting of this remote village is a paradise for anyone who wants to gaze at the stars without distraction of any lights within miles. Handheld lantern and torch lights are the norms for a stroll at night except when the gracious glow of moon becomes the night light.

      We welcome Doctors, Nurses, and other medical professionals to work under the guidance of Dr. K.K. Das at this outpatient dispensary on a volunteer basis as visiting professionals. Arrangements can be made by writing to us in Maryland or contacting Mr. Vivekananda Dutta in Silchar at the above contact phone number and address.

      Local Picture During Construction

      Local Picture During Construction

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