29471-013: Rural Electrification, Distribution and Transmission Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Details

Safeguard Categories

Environment: B
Involuntary Resettlement:
Indigenous Peoples:

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental impacts fo the Project will be minor. From the initial stages of study and planning, careful consideration has been given to the 132kV transmission as well as 33kV subtransmission routes alignment to avoid environmentally sensitive areas and places of historical and religious importance. A resettlement plan had been prepared by NEA and published in ADB website.

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)


02 Mar 1999 to 17 Mar 1999

Management Review Meeting
14 Jun 1999

Board Approval
21 Dec 1999