36320-013: Rural Roads Sector I

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The objective of the Project is to reduce poverty and deprivation, and support economic growth, by providing enhanced access to markets, employment opportunities and social services, including health and education. This will be achieved by (i) providing rural habitations in Madhya Pradesh (MP) and Chhattisgarh (CG) with all-weather road connections; and (ii) improving the efficiency and sustainability of the national rural roads program (PMGSY) by providing support for capacity building, ... Read More

Country India
Project Number 36320-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 2018
Approval Date 20 Nov 2003
Closing Date 09 Oct 2009
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 400,000
Geographical Location States of Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh, India
Sector Transport
Subsector Road transport (non-urban)
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 3: Some gender elements (SGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

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