32203-013: West Bengal Corridor Development

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Project aims at rehabilitating (i) about 140 kms of State Highways (SH1 and SH10); and (ii) 100 kms of rural access roads. Read More

Country India
Project Number 32203-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 1870
Approval Date 11 Dec 2001
Closing Date 23 Jun 2011
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 79,207
Geographical Location The State of West Bengal, India
Sector Transport and ICT
Subsector Road Transport
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

Results Delivered

National highways and provincial, district, and rural roads built or upgraded (kilometers) 231
Beneficiaries from road projects (number) 31,023,520

The results data reported above are limited to ADB's core sectors, as defined under Strategy 2020 and tracked through indicators in the ADB Results Framework. For definitions of results indicators, please see the ADB Results Framework Indicators Definition.

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Arun Bajaj
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
India Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
National Highways Authority of India

West Bengal Public Works (Roads) Department
Mr. Moloy Ghosh

PDS Creation Date
28 Nov 2006

Last PDS Update
21 Oct 2013