A new four-part $800 million investment program from ADB will help build 9,000 kilometers of rural roads in five Indian states, connecting 4,200 far-flung communities year-round to crucial markets and services.
Making the Last Mile Count
A rural roads investment program for five of India's poorest states will help connect 4,200 far-flung communities to major transport grids.
ADB Provides $800 Million for Rural Roads Program to Link Remote Indian Villages
Juan Miranda, Director General of ADB's South Asia Department, explains how building all-weather rural roads is improving the quality of life in India's villages.