35290-023: North Eastern Region Capital Cities Development Investment Program, Tranche 1

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The expected impact of the Investment Program is increased economic growth potential, reduced poverty, and reduced imbalances between NER and the rest of the country. The expected outcomes of the Investment Program will be an improved urban environment and better living conditions for the 1.4 million people expected to be living in the Investment Program cities by 2017. To this end, the Investment program will (i) improve and expand urban infrastructure and services in the cities including ... Read More

Country India
Project Number 35290-023
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 2528
Approval Date 01 Jul 2009
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 25,537
Sector Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
Subsector Water and other urban infrastructure and services
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Effective gender mainstreaming
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: C

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Neeta Pokhrel
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Urban Development and Water Division, SARD

Executing Agencies
Urban Development and Housing Department
Mr. J.D. Bhutia

Urban Development Department
Mr. R.K. Majumder

Urban Development and Poverty Alleviation Dept
Mr. Valbuanga

Urban Development Department
Mr. K. Haralu

Urban Affairs
Mr. Bishwajit Dutta

Ministry of Urban Development
Mr. A. Joshi

PDS Creation Date
29 Apr 2009

Last PDS Update
23 Jul 2014