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India: Agartala Smart City Project

Sovereign (Public) Project | 53262-001 Status: Proposed

The proposed project aims to improve urban mobility and livability through roads geometric improvement that will include an underground utility corridor and augmentation of the storm water network system, installation of smart energy meters and renewal of emblematic open spaces in the city.

Project Details

Project Officer
Pauleta de Almeida, Pedro Miguel South Asia Department Request for information
Country
  • India
Sector
  • Water and other urban infrastructure and services
 
Project Name Agartala Smart City Project
Project Number 53262-001
Country India
Project Status Proposed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Loan
Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
Loan: Smart City Projects in Agartala City
Ordinary capital resources US$ 61.00 million
TA: Agartala Smart City Project
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 1.00 million
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

Transport / Urban roads and traffic management

Water and other urban infrastructure and services / Other urban services - Renovation and protection of cultural heritage - Urban flood protection

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Effective gender mainstreaming
Description The proposed project aims to improve urban mobility and livability through roads geometric improvement that will include an underground utility corridor and augmentation of the storm water network system, installation of smart energy meters and renewal of emblematic open spaces in the city.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy The proposed Agartala Smart City Project is part of an urban renewal and retrofitting strategic program by the Government of India in collaboration with respective states to make urban areas more livable, citizen-friendly, resilient and sustainable. It envisions developing the city's central and east zone as model area, based on area-based development, which is expected to have a ripple effect on other parts of the city and nearby cities and towns.
Impact Cities that provide core infrastructure and give a decent quality of life to its citizens, a clean and sustainable environment and application of _smart solutions_ promoted.
Outcome Livability in Agartala city improved
Outputs

Urban road and drainage system improved

Tourist places improved

Smart Energy Meters installed

Capacity of state institutions and urban local bodies in urban service delivery strengthened

Geographical Location Agartala
Safeguard Categories
Environment B
Involuntary Resettlement B
Indigenous Peoples C
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 TBD
Procurement The project is classified as category B for procurement as per the project procurement classification assessment.
Responsible ADB Officer Pauleta de Almeida, Pedro Miguel
Responsible ADB Department South Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Urban Development and Water Division, SARD
Executing Agencies
Urban Development Department, Gov't of Tripura, Agartala
Government of Tripura
Office Lane, Milan, Bharati
Agartala - 797001, India
Timetable
Concept Clearance 20 Jan 2020
Fact Finding 11 May 2020 to 25 May 2020
MRM 22 Jul 2020
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 27 Jan 2020

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Title Document Type Document Date
Agartala Smart City Project: Initial Poverty and Social Analysis Initial Poverty and Social Analysis Jan 2020

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Tenders

Tender Title Type Status Posting Date Deadline
53262-IND: Agartala Smart City Project [003] Invitation for Bids Active 18 Mar 2020 06 May 2020
53262-IND: Agartala Smart City Project [002] Invitation for Bids Active 17 Mar 2020 04 May 2020

Contracts Awarded

No contracts awarded for this project were found

Procurement Plan

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