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India and ADB

ADB's support to India aims to accelerate economic transformation by building industrial competitiveness, creating jobs, accelerating growth of low-income states, and addressing environmental and climate change challenges.

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Economic Forecast

GDP forecasts are based on ADB's flagship publication, the Asian Development Outlook. Updated four times a year, it analyzes economic and development issues in developing countries in Asia and the Pacific.

Poverty in India

Development indicators for India, including a selection of economic, environmental, and social indicators used globally to track progress toward the Sustainable Development Goals.

Results of ADB-Supported Operations, 2010-2018

Results achieved are aggregate amounts of outputs and outcomes from operations reported in project completion reports and extended annual review reports circulated for the year.

Projects Cofinanced

Cofinancing operations enable ADB’s financing partners, governments or their agencies, multilateral financing institutions, and commercial organizations to participate in financing ADB projects. Additional funds are provided in the form of official loans and grants, technical assistance, other concessional financing, and commercial cofinancing such as B loans, risk transfer arrangements, parallel loans and equity, guarantee cofinancing, and cofinancing for transactions under ADB’s Trade Finance Program.

Project Performance, 2000-2018

ADB Projects in India

Project Results


20 Nov 2020 | News from Country Offices

ADB to Help Boost West Bengal’s Digital Platforms for Public Finance Reforms

The Asian Development Bank has approved a $50 million policy-based loan to improve operational efficiencies and resource planning and management in India’s eastern state of West Bengal.

03 Nov 2020 | News from Country Offices

ADB to Help Modernize Power Distribution Network in Meghalaya

ADB has approved a $132.8 million loan to improve power quality and upgrade the power distribution network in India’s northeastern state of Meghalaya.

13 Oct 2020 | News from Country Offices

ADB, India Sign $270 Million Loan to Improve Urban Services in 64 Madhya Pradesh Small Cities

ADB and the Government of India today signed a $270 million loan to develop water supply and integrated storm water and sewage management infrastructure and strengthen capacities of urban local bodies for improved...

13 Oct 2020 | News from Country Offices

ADB, India Sign $300 Million Loan to Develop Rajasthan’s Secondary Towns

ADB and the Government of India have signed a $300 million loan to finance inclusive and sustainable water supply and sanitation infrastructure and services in 14 secondary towns of the state of Rajasthan.

Contact   India: Capacity Development Resource Centre

India Resident Mission (INRM) - Asian Development Bank (ADB)

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