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India: Sikkim Major District Roads Upgradation Project

Sovereign (Public) Project | 52159-003 Status: Approved

The Project Readiness Financing (PRF) will finance consulting services for (i) initial screening of the tentative list of candidate roads and bridges; (ii) feasibility studies of the shortlisted roads for final selection; (iii) detailed design for selected road and bridge subprojects, including the environmental and social safeguard assessments and preparation of environmental and social safeguard planning documents, cost estimate, economic analysis, due diligence and capacity building on financial management, assistance and capacity building on procurement, preparation of bid documents and supporting the bidding process until contract award; and (iv) providing assistance for developing the institutional strengthening and capacity development component of the ensuing proposed Project (Sikkim Major District Roads Upgradation Project).

Project Details

Project Officer
Motwani, Anil South Asia Department Request for information
Country
  • India
Sector
  • Transport
 
Project Name Sikkim Major District Roads Upgradation Project
Project Number 52159-003
Country India
Project Status Approved
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Loan
Source of Funding / Amount
Loan 6033-IND: Sikkim Major District Roads Upgradation Project
Ordinary capital resources US$ 2.50 million
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

Transport / Road transport (non-urban)

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Description The Project Readiness Financing (PRF) will finance consulting services for (i) initial screening of the tentative list of candidate roads and bridges; (ii) feasibility studies of the shortlisted roads for final selection; (iii) detailed design for selected road and bridge subprojects, including the environmental and social safeguard assessments and preparation of environmental and social safeguard planning documents, cost estimate, economic analysis, due diligence and capacity building on financial management, assistance and capacity building on procurement, preparation of bid documents and supporting the bidding process until contract award; and (iv) providing assistance for developing the institutional strengthening and capacity development component of the ensuing proposed Project (Sikkim Major District Roads Upgradation Project).
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy The Project will help upgradation of major district roads, other district roads and replacement of weak bridges thus creating a sound network of roads in the State of Sikkim with adequate linkage to the national highway and state highway network and connectivity to important towns, commercially important rural areas, pilgrimage and other tourist destinations in the State.
Impact
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Sikkim
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation
Business Opportunities
Consulting Services A consulting firm (QCBS 80:20) engaged under the Project Readiness Financing (PRF) will assist in selection of the subprojects, preparation of the detailed design, cost estimates and bidding documents, capacity building on financial management, assistance and capacity building component and the preparation of financial management, procurement, safeguards, due diligence and other documents related to Project.
Procurement The assessment of the availability of suitable contractors will be undertaken during PRF implementation and the contract packages will be formulated suitably.
Responsible ADB Officer Motwani, Anil
Responsible ADB Department South Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division India Resident Mission
Executing Agencies
Roads and Bridges Department State of Sikkim
[email protected]
Nirman Bhawan, P.O. Gangtok
India
Timetable
Concept Clearance -
Fact Finding -
MRM 06 Nov 2020
Approval 13 May 2021
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 13 May 2021

Loan 6033-IND

Financing Plan Loan Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 3.13 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 2.50 - 0.00 0.00 %
Counterpart 0.63 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 - 0.00 0.00 %

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