India: National Highway Corridor (Sector) Project

Sovereign Project | 34420-012 Status: Closed

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Project Name National Highway Corridor (Sector) Project
Project Number 34420-012
Country India
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 4036-IND: National Highway Corridor (Sector) Project
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 500,000.00
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Transport - Road transport (non-urban)

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location

Safeguard Categories

Environment B
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services An international consulting firm will be engaged to cover economic and financial assessment, poverty impact analysis, environmental assessment and provision of engineering support, using ADB's Quality and Cost -Based Selection Procedures and in accordance with its Guidelines on the Use of Consultants and other arrangements satisfactory to ADB on the selection and engagement of domestic consultants ( a bio data technical proposal method will be used). The task requires the input of 8 person-months of international and 6 person-months of domestic consultants. For resettlement and social assessment, two individual consultants; one international and one domestic consultants, will be separately engaged in accordance with its Guidelines on the Use of Consultants and other arrangements satisfactory to ADB on the selection and engagement of domestci consultants. The latter task requires 4 person-months of international and 3 person-months of domestic consultant inputs.
Procurement To be determined

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Shunso Tsukada
Responsible ADB Department South Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Transport and Communications Division, SARD
Executing Agencies
National Highways Authority of India
Mr. Singal, Chief General Manager
NHAI Complex, Sector 2(A) Bidhannagar, Durgapur 713212 West Bengal, India


Concept Clearance 10 Mar 2002
Fact Finding 29 Aug 2002 to 02 Sep 2002
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 09 Feb 2007

TA 4036-IND

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
16 Dec 2002 20 Jan 2003 20 Jan 2003 30 Sep 2003 31 Dec 2005 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
500,000.00 0.00 200,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 700,000.00 16 Dec 2002 274,457.23
Title Document Type Document Date
Preparing the National Highway Corridor (Sector) Project Technical Assistance Reports Dec 2002

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