31624-013: Melamchi Water Supply (Engineering)

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Description

The Project will assist the Government to prepare an investment project to provide water to Kathmandu Valley from the Melamchi River and to investigate the feasibility of artificial recharge of groundwater in the Kathmandu Valley. It will consist of three parts: (i) investigation, detailed design and preparation of tender documents for the bulk distribution of water from the new water treatment plant to the urban centers; (2) provision of overall project management support to coordinate the... Read More

Country Nepal
Project Number 31624-013
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 1640
Approval Date 10 Nov 1998
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 5,000
Geographical Location Nepal/Kathmandu Valley
Sector / Subsector Classification Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
/ Water Supply and Sanitation
Safeguard Categories Environment: C

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Responsible ADB Officer
Arthur C. Mcintosh
Email contact

Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Urban Development and Water Division, SARD

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Physical Planning and Works
Mr. Poshan Nath Nepal, Special Secretary

Last PDS Update
09 Aug 2011

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