37066-023: MFF - Rural Roads Sector II Investment Program (Subproject 1)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview

Description

The Investment Program aims to reduce poverty and deprivation, and support economic growth of rural communities by providing them with enhanced access to markets, employment opportunities, and social services, including health and education. The objective will be attained by (i) providing rural habitations in Assam, Orissa and West Bengal with all-weather road connections; (ii) improving efficiency and sustainability of the Prime Minister's Rural Roads Program (PMGSY) implementation in the ... Read More

Country India
Project Number 37066-023
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 2248
Approval Date 31 Jul 2006
Closing Date 09 Oct 2009
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 173,909
Geographical Location Assam, Orissa and West Bengal
Sector Transport
Subsector Road transport (non-urban)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: B

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