When independence knocked on the door of this nation, economic consolidation became its need of the hour. This was all the more necessary to tackle the responsibility of the new-found independence. Old British owned businesses were changing hands. Indigenous companies were well on their way to become pillars of an emerging economic stalwart called India. A budding name in that group of indigenous growing companies that was soon to be legend was Pataka Group.
Sowing the business philosophy is credited to Mr. Giasuddin Biswas who laid the foundation stones of Pataka Group in 1949. He was born and brought up in a remote village called Chandra in the backward district of Murshidabad. He witnessed the poverty stricken people at his village and experienced the pains of his fellow men as his very own. No wonder, when he entered the business-world, alleviating pangs of social anguish and taking its members on a development curve with his own company topped his agenda.
The journey still continues. His son and current Chairman of Pataka, Mr. Mustak Hossain made the business grow exponentially. Bringing phenomenal changes to the business, under his leadership the order of business and society was redefined. Till date he remains chastely true to what the patriarch of their family had to impart to them, and his acumen is inspirational to countless endeavors. This vision and philosophy of the group has endeared its journey across the decades. It is the strength, support, backing and friendship of the associated people that drive them forward to do better in their ever-so-successful journey.
Mission Vission & Values
To enrich and add value to people and communities we touch
To establish Pataka brand as the people's brand
Our people, Social responsibility, Quality and Innovation constitute our core values
Pataka Industries founded by Giasuddin Biswas, with Bharat Biri Factory
as registered factory and 502 as brand registration
Mustak Hossain joins the company and undertakes
Pataka begins expansion of biri market and
enters Northern India
1989GD Charitable Society setup to give organised shape and growth to Group's philanthropic initiatives
East End Silks (P) Ltd. Is setup and marks the beginning of the Groups
diversified growth strategy
Pataka becomes the largest biri manufacturer and marketer in India selling
over 100 million sticks per day
Pataka enters the packet tea sector with
the launch of Pataka Tea
GD Hospitals and
Diabetes Institute was setup
Pataka enters the printing and packaging business setting up NuGen a
corrugated box manufacturing unit
Pataka Group undertakes global re-alignment and
a new success story
Standing in 2012, Biri manufacturing counts as the second largest industry in India. Biri making is an agro-forest based cottage industry solely dependent on tendu Leaves and tobacco. Plucking of tendu leaves, their collection and storage engage a large number of families. Numerous others are associated with the cultivation of tobacco. In this manner the industry serves to provide livelihood to millions of people mostly from the lower socioeconomic strata.
With a production capacity of 110 million sticks of biri per day, Pataka is the largest biri manufacturing company in India. It is equipped with 502 biri brands that are among the highest selling brands in the country. It pledges to engage more and more workforce in this growing venture of theirs, so that they can carry forward the ambitions of more than 267,000 families across India.
India is the land of tea gardens, famous world-over for being the producers of the finest quality of this beverage. Pataka has stepped into this industry too with two sole objectives- to raise India's stature as tea producers to an all new level; and to alleviate the conditions of India's tea garden workers.
Pataka Tea, a flagship unit of brand Pataka has taken the Indian tea industry by storm since its birth in 2000. A perfect combination of experienced tea-leaf pickers and best processing machinery in its factory make Pataka Tea India's household favourite. As Pataka Tea makes its footprints felt across the globe the benefits are trickled down towards the betterment and welfare of workers and their families. In this way Pataka strives to do away with the deplorable conditions of tea workers in India today
The endeavours to tread into new avenues have made Pataka Group step into the food and agro-based industry too, starting with Pataka Biscuits. The journey has not been an easy one though. Maintaining a "no-compromise" attitude for hygiene while keeping the quality intact is not a simple task. But being driven by its philosophy of keeping its consumers first, Pataka always makes it a point to responsibly deliver the best possible quality in the pursuit of success. These are the starting steps of a phenomenal business vision. Success is delicious to savour, with the taste of Pataka.
In a country, where the fabric of silk had resounded the glorious pages of history by capturing fascination of hearts across the globe, Pataka Group has taken up the responsibility to again revive the glory of Indian sericulture by bringing finest quality of silks to the world. Its East End Silks Pvt. Ltd. is the leading manufacturer and exporter of silk top slivers and silk yarns of the country. The team at Pataka has dedicatedly acquired knowledge and expertise in every details of silk before commencing its journey. Its members have even trotted the globe, just to gain the required skills and the cutting edge technology from leading international silk-makers of Europe. The quality of the silk is what has gained Pataka's silk division, the trust and reverence that it has got from both national and international markets.
The team at Pataka has put the benefit and happiness of the society around it at the top of its priority-list for decades. Thus, venturing into the field of healthcare with its 150 bedded G.D. Hospital and Diabetes Institute (GDDI) in Kolkata is an absolutely heartfelt step for the company, adding to the portfolio of efforts to ensure a healthy journey of life for all. The multi-specialty hospital is manned by renowned doctors who bring a world of experience with them. It is equipped with state-of-the-art facilities and top notch infrastructure to counter any medical problem to the best of abilities. Also keeping in mind the effect of rising health expenses on the poorer sections of the society, GD Hospitalprovides the most affordable medical solutions and
100 clinics every day in specialized areas too. It has already earned a reputation for its special Diabetes Care wing.
The Pataka Team strictly follows the principle of benevolence and is committed to healing the world with responsibility. It foresees itself, setting up a competently working healthcare model, where people will get international standard services at affordable expense.
In its seven decades of existence, Pataka has been spreading its arms across many fields, exploring their goodness for the benefit of the nation. A very important one of them is the field of infrastructural development, which it has tapped with its latest venture, Pataka InfraCorp. The strength of a growing India depends upon its industrial and social developments. Pataka tries to add to that strength with this new venture.
Pataka InfraCorp resorts to building that entire necessary infrastructure that will give this nation's industrial and social sector a surer footing. From office arrangements to factory development, from rail & road communication systems to well-organized delivery networks, from houses to townships, this company endeavours to spread its arms to as many areas as possible for the betterment of the country. The Team at Pataka InfraCorp knows that if they take the pioneering step, only then can rest of their countrymen step up the nation's progress quotient.
Year-round supply of free medicines to remote Indian villages
Free treatments & healthcare solutions for the needy rural community, in distant villages
Free treatments, even for complicated diseases that would be otherwise almost incurable in rural India
Dispensing free treatment to over 10,000 people, every month in the dispensaries of Murshidabad
To provide treatment for diabetes, gynecology, chest, eye, pediatrics and gastroenterology
Providing light to more than 100 souls with eye surgeries, every month
To provide the above mentioned service in a much more and constructive method. Pataka has taken a challenging task of building a 50 bedded free healthcare clinic in a remote hamlet called Aurangabad in Murshidabad
Spreading confidence with education
Scholarship program for more than 5000 students every month
Supporting more than 25 educational institutions
Pioneering women education in backward areas
Running a school called GD Academy in Kolkata for bright young children
The APT School for autistic and special-needs children to make them independent, run by internationally renowned faculty with more than 30years of experience.
A model residential coaching centre called GD Study Circle in Kolkata that helps students prepare for IIT/JEE/WBJEE/AIEE/AIPMT/AIMS/WBCS/IAS/IPS/IFS and other competitive exams
A helping hand from Pataka
Contributing to build more than a 150 roofs above the homeless & helpless heads, every year
Giving out free clothes, blankets and gifts to more than 60,000 people to brighten up their festival celebrations
Providing old-age pension to more than 500 poor and helpless old people every month
Touching the hearts: aids during national disasters
A monetary contribution at Gokarna (Murshidabad), a 'Tornado-hit-Area' for medical aid, building of houses, etc in the year 1993.
Monetary aid and stationing of Pataka workers at flood-affected districts of Murshidabad and Malda in 1998 and 2000.
Aid and relief efforts in the flood ravaged districts of Birbhum and North 24 Parganas in 2002
Monetary contributions to 'Ailya'-affected Areas' in S & N 24 Parganas in 2009
A grant of Rs.11 lakh handed over to Sri Atal Bihari Bajpai for the Prime Minister's Relief Fund at the time of 'Kargil War'
Team Pataka is strong believer of People Power. It recognizes the fact that human resource is the asset in business which appreciates. Over the years it has been our constant endeavor to build a culture of 'we' feeling across the organization. A well bonded family who think and act together for every business footing to take their home to the next level. It's one family where each one of us committed to achieve best of business so that our customers are always delighted with our products and services.
We offer avenues to our employees to emerge as thinker to collaborate, debate and innovate. A free and frank environment allows them to break the barriers and bring changes with power of honesty to support mankind by our products and services.
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