43912-014: Bangalore Metro Rail Transit System Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The project is the development and operation of an urban metro rail transit system in Bangalore city (also known as Bengaluru) comprising two intersecting corridors (north south and east west). The project includes the development of 42.3 kilometers (km) of metro rail corridors, 40 stations (1 at-grade, 32 elevated, and 7 underground stations), 2 station depots, signaling, electromechanical system, and all ancillary facilities and rolling stock. Read More

Country India
Borrower/Equity Investment Name
Project Number 43912-014
Type or Modality of Assistance PS
Financing Private sector (Nonsovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number 7329/2748
Approval Date 31 Mar 2011
Geographical Location Bangalore
Sector Transport
Subsector Urban public transport
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Private sector development (PSD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 4: No gender elements (NGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

 

 

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Hayato Hoshi
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Public Management, Financial Sector and Trade Division, SARD

PDS Creation Date
18 Feb 2011

Last PDS Update
30 Sep 2014

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