37066-043: MFF - Rural Roads Sector II Investment Program (Project 3)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The Project will finance part of the cost of a subset of the Investment Program comprising construction and upgrading of 950 kilometers (km) rural roads in the state of Assam and 720 km rural roads in the state of West Bengal that are part of the Government of India's rural roads program - Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY) meaning Prime Minister's Rural Roads Program. It is expected that the proposed investment will bring about the outcome of reduced poverty and deprivation, and economic... Read More

Country India
Project Number 37066-043
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 2445
Approval Date 26 Sep 2008
Closing Date 19 Nov 2013
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 130,000
Geographical Location Assam and West Bengal
Sector / Subsector Classification Transport and ICT
/ Road Transport
Thematic Classification Economic growth
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Lee Ming Tai
Email contact

Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Transport and Communications Division, SARD

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Rural Development
J. K. Mohapatra

PDS Creation Date
22 Jul 2009

Last PDS Update
16 Jan 2014

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