41603-013: MFF - Bihar Urban Development Investment Program (Facility Concept)

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Description

Bhagalpur, Darbhanga, Gaya, and Muzaffarpur are the four largest towns with the highest economic growth potential in Bihar, after the state capital, Patna. Despite being the economic centers of Bihar, the four towns have been unable to achieve the national urban service goals or match many of the national averages for urban service delivery performance in India. Their inability to sustain water supply and sewerage services is the result of inadequate size and condition of infrastructure, mainly ... Read More

Country India
Project Number 41603-013
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 0067
Approval Date 29 Mar 2012
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 200,000
Sector / Subsector Classification Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
/ Water Supply and Sanitation
Thematic Classification Capacity development
Environmental sustainability
Governance
Gender Mainstreaming Categories Effective gender mainstreaming
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: C

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Responsible ADB Officer
Neeta Pokhrel
Email contact

Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Urban Development and Water Division, SARD

Executing Agencies
Urban Development and Housing Department

Last PDS Update
16 Jan 2014

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