Government of India National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) Department of Health & Family Welfare
National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) - Government of India

Jagdalpur Branch



Jagdalpur Branch, National Center for Disease Control
(formerly Malaria Field Practice Centre, NICD)




Mailing address




National Centre for Disease Control Branch,
Dharampura-1, Jagdalpur, Dist.Bastar,
Chhattisgarh. Pin- 494 005
Phone No: 07782-229166 
Tele Fax No:07782-229166



Name, Designation and Contact details of the Officer-in-charge of the Branch



Dr. Sandip Shrirang Jogdand(PH),

Deputy Director & OIC

Tel No. (O) 07782-229166
Mobile: +91-8510008144
Tele- Fax. 07782-229166



Broad activities of the Branch

  • Training (To train personnel in Epidemiology and control of communicable diseases)
  • Participation in Headquarter Project- The unit is involved in Yaws Eradication Programme, since its inception during 1996 and providing training materials, and training to Medical Officers & Health Workers of Yaws affected districts of Chhattisgarh, Orissa, Andhra Pradesh, and Madhya Pradesh. Service activities and laboratory services like Malaria Clinic, and Water Bacteriology during epidemics are also provided.
  • The branch carries out various activities including investigation of out-breaks of communicable diseases, rendering expert advice to the states throughout the nation on matters pertaining to prevention and control of communicable diseases