37066-013: MFF - Rural Roads Sector II Investment Program (Facility Concept)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The Investment Program aims to reduce poverty and deprivation, and support economic growth of rural communities by providing them with enhanced access to markets, employment opportunities, and social services, including health and education. The objective will be attained by (i) providing rural habitations in Assam, Orissa and West Bengal with all-weather road connections; (ii) improving efficiency and sustainability of the Prime Minister's Rural Roads Program (PMGSY) implementation in the three... Read More

Country India
Project Number 37066-013
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 0001
Approval Date 20 Dec 2005
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 750,000
Geographical Location States of Assam, Orissa and West Bengal
Sector / Subsector Classification Transport
/ Road transport (non-urban)
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: B

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Hideaki Iwasaki
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Transport and Communications Division, SARD

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Rural Development
H.K. Srivastava, Director (Projects-I), NRRDA

PDS Creation Date
24 Feb 2006

Last PDS Update
17 Jan 2014

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