45265-001: West Bengal North-South Corridor Project (formerly West Bengal Haldia Port Connectivity Project)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The West Bengal Port Connectivity Project (the Project) will widen about 270 km of state highways in the state of West Bengal, India and strengthen the capacity of the West Bengal Public Works (Roads) Department (PWRD) to efficiently develop, operate and maintain state highway network. Consulting services will be provided to supervise the implementation of civil works. A Technical Assistance (TA) will be provided to modernize PWRD in terms of institutional development and private sector ... Read More

Country India
Project Number 45265-001
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Proposed
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 300,000
Geographical Location West Bengal
Sector Transport and ICT
Subsector Road Transport
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: A
Indigenous People: C



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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
West Bengal Public Works (Roads) Department

Last PDS Update
10 Jun 2013