42147-012: Preparing the Dedicated Freight Corridor Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The purpose of the TA is to undertake a feasibility study for the ensuing loan which covers DFC, taking into account technical, economic, and financial viability as well as ensuring compliance with environmental and social safeguard policies. To this end the TA will carry out surveys and analysis on engineering, economic, financial, environmental impact, social impact, resettlement, as well as identification of efficiency measures. The TA will also conduct an institutional assessment of the DFCC... Read More

Country India
Project Number 42147-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 7207
Approval Date 10 Dec 2008
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 1,500
Geographical Location Luhdhiana to Khurja (430 km)
Sector / Subsector Classification Transport and ICT
/ Road Transport
Safeguard Categories Environment: A
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: B

 

 

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Hiroaki Yamaguchi
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Transport and Communications Division, SARD

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Railways

PDS Creation Date
18 Jan 2010

Last PDS Update
02 Aug 2012

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