South Asia Subregional Economic Cooperation (SASEC) Highway Improvement Project: Project Data Sheet (Nepali Translation) | Asian Development Bank

South Asia Subregional Economic Cooperation (SASEC) Highway Improvement Project: Project Data Sheet (Nepali Translation)

Translated PDS | April 2018

The proposed project aims to improve the efficiency and adequacy of the transport system by addressing the deterioration of road asset conditions, the poor safety of the transport network, and the limited cross-border connectivity. The project will (i) rehabilitate and upgrade about 85 kilometers (km) of national highway between the Kanchanpur and Kamala section of the EWH in the southeastern part of Nepal, (ii) improve road safety and road maintenance on the EWH, and (iii) strengthen the capacity of the Department of Roads (DOR) under the Ministry of Physical Infrastructure and Transport (MOPIT) in road safety and road maintenance.

This document dated April 2018 is provided for the ADB project 52097-001 in Nepal.