India: Chhattisgarh State Road Development Project

Sovereign Project | 36005-013 Status: Closed

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Project Name Chhattisgarh State Road Development Project
Project Number 36005-013
Country India
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Loan
Source of Funding / Amount
Loan 2050-IND: Chhattisgarh State Road Development Project
Ordinary capital resources US$ 180.00 million
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

Transport - Road transport (non-urban)

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Some gender elements
Description

The main objective of the Project is to support Chhattisgarh Government's initiative to reform the state road sector management for more effective and efficient management of the state roads, and to ensure the efficiency of road investments and sustainable road development impacts to support the state of Chhattisgarh's social and economic development, thus reduce poverty.

The Project, through sector lending modality, will finance improvement of about 1,700 km of state roads in Chhattisgarh.Consulting services will also be provided

(i) to help CGPWD, prepare and implement the road improvement subprojects, construction supervision, capacity building and training in project management and quality control and (ii) to help GOC improve the institutional and policy frameworks of the state road institutions for good governance and better accountability of sector management, and capacity building and training in modern sector management and operation.

Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy The Project is designed to rehabilitate state roads which have been identified from important state road corridors, and these include state roads linking to the national highway corridors.
Impact To promote economic and social development and reduce poverty and isolation of disadvantaged groups in Chhattisgarh
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome

1. To reduce transport costs and travel times on state roads.

2. To improve access of the rural poor to social services, marketsand other economic activities.

3. To reduce road accidents, injuries, and deaths.

4. To provide effective and efficientmanagement of state and major district roads

Progress Toward Outcome Improvement of transport infrastructure is progressing through 21 civil works contracts and 3 construction supervision consultancy contracts under the project.
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

1. Improvement of 1,249 km of state roads

2. Improvement of road maintenance funding and management

3. Establishment of a Road Management Committee

4. Staff Training and Capacity Building for road management functions

5. Increased private sector participation in road sector

Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)

Under the Project, a total of 21 civil works contracts and three consulting contracts have been awarded. Roads are being rehabilitated under two phases.

(A) Phase-I Roads:

Rehabilitation of 810 km of roads (Rajnandgaon-Mohla- Maharashtra Border, Rajnandgaon- Kukamera-Kaeardha, Bilaspur-Mungeli-Pondi, Abbikapur-Ramanujganj, Gariyaband-Bardula, Kumhari-Berla-Bemetara-Mungeli, Kapasara-Hatidad,rajkheda-Dhanwar, Ramanujganj-Wadrafnagar and Bhanupratappur-Narayanpur Kondagaon) are ongoing under 12 contract packages. The overall physical progress of civil works under Phase I roads is 93%. Phase I roads are likely to be completed by July 2011.

(B) Phase-II Roads:

The rehabilitation of 439 km of roads (Hasaud-Sarsiwa-Saraipali, Nandghat-Mungeli, Balodabazar - Hathband-Simga, Amleshwar-Funda, Abhanpur - Rajim-Gariyaband, Rajim-Mahasamund, Basna-Bilaigarh, Dhamtari-Nagri, Dhamtari - Gunderdehi) are ongoing under 9 civil works contracts. The overall physical progress of civil works of Phase II roads is 91%. Phase II roads are likely to be completed by July 2011.

A Master Plan for state roads development has been prepared. The institutional strengthening and capacity building activities have been completed under the TA 3995. The state has already established the Road Management Committee.

Geographical Location The State of Chhattisgarh, India
Safeguard Categories
Environment B
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects The environmental impacts are manageable and are being mitigated.
Involuntary Resettlement The Project will have minimal social impact on the project area which are being mitigated.
Indigenous Peoples NA
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design All stakeholders and affected people have been consulted during design stage.
During Project Implementation All stakeholders and affected people have been consulted during implementation stage.
Business Opportunities
Consulting Services Under the Project, consulting services are provided to assist the CGPWD in (i) implementing the institutional reform and capacity building program, and (ii) construction supervision. The consulting services are contracted to separate teams of international consultants in association with domestic consultants.
Procurement The road improvement works are packaged into a number of contracts in accordance with the nature of works, technical requirements, geographical location and size of contracts etc. Civil works contracts are procured using international competitive bidding procedures (ICB). All procurement under the Loan are carried out in accordance with ADB's Guidelines for Procurement.
Responsible ADB Officer Arun Bajaj
Responsible ADB Department South Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division India Resident Mission
Executing Agencies
Public Works Department-Govt of Chhattisgarh
Mr. M. K. Raut
Government of Chhattisgarh ,Raipur
Timetable
Concept Clearance 08 Mar 2003
Fact Finding 19 May 2003 to 03 Jun 2003
MRM 16 Jul 2003
Approval 15 Dec 2003
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 29 Nov 2006
Last PDS Update 20 May 2011

Loan 2050-IND

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
15 Dec 2003 14 Dec 2004 14 Jan 2005 31 Jul 2009 31 Jul 2011 09 Apr 2012
Financing Plan Loan Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 285.70 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 180.00 15 Dec 2003 160.42 0.00 100%
Counterpart 105.70 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 15 Dec 2003 160.42 0.00 100%
Status of Covenants
Category Sector Safeguards Social Financial Economic Others
Rating Satisfactory Satisfactory Satisfactory - - Satisfactory
Title Document Type Document Date
Chhattisgarh State Road Development Project Project/Program Completion Reports Aug 2014
Chhattisgarh State Roads Development Sector Project Reports and Recommendations of the President Nov 2003
Chhattisgarh State Roads Development Sector Project Summary Poverty Reduction and Social Strategies Nov 2003

Safeguard Documents

See also: Safeguards

Safeguard documents provided at the time of project/facility approval may also be found in the list of linked documents provided with the Report and Recommendation of the President.

Title Document Type Document Date
Chhattisgarh State Road Development Project - Phase II Social Monitoring Reports Mar 2012
Chhattisgarh State Road Development Project - Phase I Social Monitoring Reports Mar 2010
Chhattisgarh State Road Sector Development Project (Phase II): Short Resettlement Plan for Basna-Bilaigarh Road Subproject Resettlement Plans Nov 2007
Chhattisgarh State Road Sector Development Project (Phase I): Short Resettlement Plan for Kumhari-Mungeli Road Subproject Resettlement Plans Nov 2007
Chhattisgarh State Road Sector Development Project (Phase II): Short Resettlement Plan for Saraipali-Hasaud Road Subproject Resettlement Plans Nov 2007
Chhattisgarh State Road Sector Development Project (Phase II): Short Resettlement Plan for Funda-Amleshwar Road Subproject Resettlement Plans Nov 2007
Chhattisgarh State Road Sector Development Project (Phase I): Short Resettlement Plan for Wadrafnagar-Ramanujganj Road Subproject Resettlement Plans Nov 2007
Chhattisgarh State Road Sector Development Project (Phase II): Short Resettlement Plan for Balodabazar-Simga Road Subproject Resettlement Plans Nov 2007
Chhattisgarh State Road Sector Development Project (Phase I): Short Resettlement Plan for Gariyaband-Bardula Road Subproject Resettlement Plans Nov 2007
Chhattisgarh State Road Sector Development Project (Phase II): Short Resettlement Plan for Nandghat-Mungeli Road Subproject Resettlement Plans Nov 2007
Chhattisgarh State Road Sector Development Project (Phase II): Short Resettlement Plan for Rajim-Fingeshwar-Mahasamund Road Subproject Resettlement Plans Sep 2007
Chhattisgarh State Road Sector Development Project (Phase II): Short Resettlement Plan for Dhamtari-Nagri Road Subproject Resettlement Plans Sep 2007
Chhattisgarh State Road Sector Development Project (Phase I): Short Resettlement Plan for Abhanpur-Rajim Road Subproject Resettlement Plans Sep 2007
Chhattisgarh State Road Sector Development Project (Phase II): Short Resettlement Plan for Gunderdehi-Dhamtari Road Subproject Resettlement Plans Sep 2007
Chhattisgarh State Road Sector Development Project (Phase I): Short Resettlement Plan for Rajnandgaon-Kawardha Road Subproject Resettlement Plans Mar 2006
Chhattisgarh State Road Sector Development Project (Phase I): Short Resettlement Plan for Pondi-Bilaspur Road Subproject Resettlement Plans Mar 2006
Chhattisgarh State Road Sector Development Project (Phase I): Short Resettlement Plan for Ambikapur-Ramanujganj-SH1A (Up to Jharkhand Border) Road Subproject Resettlement Plans Feb 2006
Chhattisgarh State Road Sector Development Project (Phase I): Short Resettlement Plan for Maharashtra Border-Manpur-Mohla-Dongargaon-Rajnandgaon Road Subproject Resettlement Plans Feb 2006
Chhattisgarh State Road Sector Development Project (Phase I): Short Resettlement Plan for Ambikapur-Dhanwar-SH2A (Up to UP Border) Road Subproject Resettlement Plans Feb 2006
Chhattisgarh State Road Sector Project: Resettlement Framework Resettlement Frameworks Dec 2003
Chhattisgarh State Road Sector Project: Jagdalpur-Konta Road: Summary Resettlement Plan Resettlement Plans Dec 2003
Chattisgarh State Road Development Project Initial Environmental Examination Dec 2003

Evaluation Documents

See also: Independent Evaluation
Title Document Type Document Date
India: Chhattisgarh State Roads Development Sector Project Validations of Project Completion Reports Dec 2015

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