37231-043: Punjab Irrigated Agriculture Investment Program Tranche 3

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

Pakpattan Canal and Suleimanki Barrage Improvement Project (PCSBIP) is located in Punjab Province of Pakistan. Improvement of Suleimanki Barrage will ensure reliable water supply to 1.01 million ha through its three canals including Pakpattan, Fordwah and Eastern canals and will benefit more than 360,000 farming families. Pakpattan canal alone provides irrigation to 500,000 ha. Rehabilitation and upgrading of only Pakpattan canal along with Suleimanki Barrage is included under the project. Rehab... Read More

Country Pakistan
Project Number 37231-043
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 2971
Approval Date 13 Dec 2012
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 73,000
Geographical Location punjab
Sector / Subsector Classification Agriculture and natural resources
/ Irrigation, Drainage, and Flood Protection
Thematic Classification Economic growth
Environmental sustainability
Governance
Gender Mainstreaming Categories No gender elements
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: C

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Responsible ADB Officer
Akhtar Ali
Email contact

Responsible ADB Department
Central and West Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Environment, Natural Resources & Agriculture Division, CWRD

Executing Agencies
Irrigation and Power Dept., Punjab

PDS Creation Date
30 Jul 2009

Last PDS Update
20 Mar 2014

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