34420-013: National Highways Sector I

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The objective of the Project is to enhance the overall efficiency of India's national economy through the provision of efficiently connected national highway systems with minimum impacts on environment and social development. Using the sector loan modality, the project scope includes (i) rehabilitating and widening priority sections of East-West Corridor located in states of Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh; (ii) facilitating the private sector participation in highway development ... Read More

Country India
Project Number 34420-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 2029
Approval Date 04 Dec 2003
Closing Date 09 May 2012
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 400,000
Geographical Location States of Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, and Uttar Pradesh
Sector Transport
Subsector Road transport (non-urban)
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Private sector development (PSD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 3: Some gender elements (SGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

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