36330-023: Railway Sector Investment Program - Tranche 1

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The proposed financing under the requested PFR (the tranche) covers the following components: Railway improvement component. This component comprises civil works, electrification, supply of rails and switches, and other related services and works for (i) doubling about 840 km of (a) the Daund-Gulbarga section (224 km); (b) the Sambalpur-Titlagarh section (182 km); (c) the Raipur-Titlagarh section (203 km); and (d) the Hospet-Taniaghat section (201 km) and (ii) electrification of the ... Read More

Country India
Project Number 36330-023
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 2793
Approval Date 18 Oct 2011
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 150,000
Geographical Location Maharashtra,Orissa,Chhattisgarh,Karnataka
Sector Transport
Subsector Rail transport (non-urban)
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 3: Some gender elements (SGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: A
Indigenous People: B

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Responsible ADB Officer
Markus Roesner
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Transport and Communications Division, SARD

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Railways

Last PDS Update
15 Sep 2014

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