31624-013: Melamchi Water Supply (Engineering)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Project will assist the Government to prepare an investment project to provide water to Kathmandu Valley from the Melamchi River and to investigate the feasibility of artificial recharge of groundwater in the Kathmandu Valley. It will consist of three parts: (i) investigation, detailed design and preparation of tender documents for the bulk distribution of water from the new water treatment plant to the urban centers; (2) provision of overall project management support to coordinate ... Read More

Country Nepal
Project Number 31624-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 1640
Approval Date 10 Nov 1998
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 5,000
Geographical Location Nepal/Kathmandu Valley
Sector Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
Subsector Water Supply and Sanitation
Safeguard Categories Environment: C

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