The proposed PPTA aims to complement the rehabilitation works under the Multisector Project for Infrastructure Rehabilitation in Jammu and Kashmir; and expand the coverage and improve the quality, efficiency, reliability, cost effectiveness and reliability of water and sanitation services in the cities of Jammu and Srinagar. It is expected to formulate a comprehensive investment strategy for water supply and sanitation including components on tariff structure reforms, cost recovery, non-revenue water reduction program, and other administrative and operational aspects of water and sanitation services provision.
|Project Name||Preparation of the Jammu and Kashmir Urban Infrastructure Development Project|
|Project Type / Modality of Assistance||Technical Assistance
|Source of Funding / Amount||
|Strategic Agendas||Inclusive economic growth
|Drivers of Change||Governance and capacity development
|Sector / Subsector||
Water and other urban infrastructure and services - Urban policy, institutional and capacity development
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming||No gender elements|
|Description||The proposed PPTA aims to complement the rehabilitation works under the Multisector Project for Infrastructure Rehabilitation in Jammu and Kashmir; and expand the coverage and improve the quality, efficiency, reliability, cost effectiveness and reliability of water and sanitation services in the cities of Jammu and Srinagar. It is expected to formulate a comprehensive investment strategy for water supply and sanitation including components on tariff structure reforms, cost recovery, non-revenue water reduction program, and other administrative and operational aspects of water and sanitation services provision.|
|Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy||The TA was included in the ADB Country Strategy for 2002-2005. The PPTA was plnned as part of the approval of the ongoing loan (Loan 2151-IND) which focuses on rehabiliation, not expansion, of services. The strategy is to provide a follow on loan to increase the capacity of water supply and sewage treatment, expand water distribution, sewage collection and drainage networks and solid waste management capacities.|
|Description of Outcome|
|Progress Toward Outcome|
|Description of Project Outputs|
|Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)|
|Geographical Location||Jammu and Kashmir, India|
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
|Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation|
|During Project Design|
|During Project Implementation|
|Consulting Services||An international consulting firm will be engaged for the PPTA, subject to review of security situation in Jammu and Kashmir at the time of engagement. If required, a domestic consulting firm will be engaged. About 12 person-months of international experts and 32 person-months of domestic experts are required.|
|Responsible ADB Officer||Muramoto, Shigehiko|
|Responsible ADB Department||South Asia Department|
|Responsible ADB Division||India Resident Mission|
Economic Reconstruction Agency of Jammu & Kashmir State
Mr. P. Jain
Economic Reconstruction Agency, 13 C/C Gandhi Nagar, Jammu
|Concept Clearance||12 Apr 2004|
|Fact Finding||21 Jul 2004 to 10 Aug 2004|
|Approval||21 Dec 2004|
|Last Review Mission||-|
|PDS Creation Date||20 Dec 2006|
|Last PDS Update||08 Feb 2007|
|Approval||Signing Date||Effectivity Date||Closing|
|21 Dec 2004||17 Mar 2005||17 Mar 2005||30 Jun 2006||31 Mar 2007||-|
|Financing Plan/TA Utilization||Cumulative Disbursements|
|0.00||500,000.00||0.00||0.00||0.00||0.00||500,000.00||21 Dec 2004||480,126.44|
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|Title||Document Type||Document Date|
|Multisector Project for Infrastructure Rehabilitation in Jammu and Kashmir||Reports and Recommendations of the President||Dec 2004|
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