India: Chhattisgarh State Roads Sector Development

Sovereign Project | 36005-012

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Project Name Chhattisgarh State Roads Sector Development
Project Number 36005-012
Country India
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 3995-IND: Chhattisgarh State Roads Sector Development (2nd Supplementary)
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 990,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Partnerships
Sector / Subsector Transport - Road transport (non-urban)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
Description The TA will provide the basis for the government to develop the sector in an integrated manner covering not just investment but also institutional strengthening. It will be carried out in two phases. The output for Phase I will be (i) a master plan showing the road sector infrastructure needs for the next 10 years; (ii) prioritized investment needs for new construction; upgrading/major improvement of existing roads; (iii) feasibility studies, engineering studies and preparation of bid documents for 100 km of new roads/major upgrading works (henceforth called Phase I core roads) (iii) initial environmental impact analysis and social impact analysis for the Phase I core roads; (iv) resettlement plans for the Phase I core roads and resettlement framework for the overall sector development program; (iv) action plan for the institutional strengthening of key sector institutions focusing on the State PWD; (v) a private sector development plan to identify road projects in the Phase I core roads suitable to attract private sector financing or public-private partnerships; (vi) an action plan to encourage the development of road transport services e.g. public transport and freight transport including reviewing relevant regulations (vii) an action plan to improve road maintenance including considering of different financing mechanisms and reviewing relevant legislation and enforcement of axle load and weight restriction regulations; (vi) action plan to improve road safety. In Phase II the output will be (i) feasibility studies, engineering studies and preparation of bid documents for 1000 km of new roads/major upgrading works and 500 km of district and rural roads under the jurisdiction of the PWD (henceforth called Phase II core roads) with priority to be given to state roads that complement rural roads being constructed under the Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojna (PMGSY) or Prime Minister's Rural Road Program; (ii) initial environmental impact analysis and social impact analysis for the Phase II core roads; (iii) resettlement plans for the Phase II core roads using the resettlement framework developed in Phase I (iv) a private sector development plan to identify road projects in the Phase II core roads suitable to attract private sector financing or public-private partnerships.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy Prepared in close consultation with the Goverment of India and Chhattisgarh state of India.
Impact
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Chhattishgarh State of India
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 The TA will require a total of about 50 person-months of consulting services from a firm (20 person-months of international consultants and 30 person-months of domestic consultants). The international consultants will have expertise in road management systems and institutional reengineering and reforms, road engineering and design, transport economics and road transport services, social and poverty analysis, environmental impact assessment, and road sector policy including concessioning, contracting and contract management. The consulting firm will recruit domestic consultants in the fields of road engineering, road survey and design, transport economics, social and poverty analysis and road sector institutional analysis. The consultants will be engaged in accordance with ADB's Guidelines on the Use of Consultants.
Responsible ADB Officer Prodyut Dutt
Responsible ADB Department South Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division India Resident Mission
Executing Agencies
Public Works Department-Govt of Chhattisgarh Mr. M.K. RautGoverment of Chhattishgarh, Raipur
Chhattisgarh Infrastructure Devt. Corp.--
Timetable
Concept Clearance 10 Mar 2002
Fact Finding 08 Jul 2002 to 13 Jul 2002
MRM -
Approval 21 Nov 2002
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 12 Jun 2008
Last PDS Update 22 Apr 2009

TA 3995-IND

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
21 Nov 2002 23 Jan 2003 23 Jan 2003 31 Oct 2003 31 Aug 2009 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
990,000.00 0.00 200,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1,190,000.00 21 Nov 2002 2,015,129.95

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