32203-022: Preliminary Engineering for the West Bengal North-South Corridor Development

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The objective of the TA is to carry out a feasibility study of improving transport infrastructure in West Bengal that would generate economic growth, reduce poverty and promote trade between West Bengal adn the northeastern states of India and neighboring countries. In line with ADB requirements, the TA will carry out preliminary engineering for the rehabilitation/improvement of National Highway 34 which connects Calcutta to Shiliguri. Read More

Country India
Project Number 32203-022
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 3538
Approval Date 13 Nov 2000
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 150
Sector Transport and ICT
Subsector Road Transport
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

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