32234-043: Railway Sector Investment Program - Tranche 2

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The projects proposed for financing under the requested PFR are: 1. Financing of the funding gap due to cost overrun in the Tongi-Bhairab Bazar Double Track subproject under the first tranche; 2. Rehabilitation of yards and extension of loops at different stations in the Darsana - Ishurdi - Sirajganj Bazar section; and 3. Upgrading of Signaling at 11 Stations between Ishurdi and Darsana. 4. Supervision Consultancy Services... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 32234-043
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 2845
Approval Date 22 Dec 2011
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 150,000
Sector / Subsector Classification Transport
/ Rail transport (non-urban)
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Regional integration (RCI)
Gender Mainstreaming Categories Some gender benefits
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: A
Indigenous People: C

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Satoko Tanaka
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Bangladesh Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
Bangladesh Railway (BR)

Last PDS Update
23 Jul 2014

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