40005-013: Jharkhand State Roads Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Project will rehabilitate and improve a 311 kilometer (km) state torad from Govindpur to Sahebganj (via Jamtara, Dumka, and Barhet) to a two-lane standard. The improved road will become a backbone of the northeastern part of the state, and connect it to National Highway 2 (NH2), the state's main highway, and to the larger national highway network. The Project will also enhance the project management skills of the officials of the Road Construction Department (RCD) of the state ... Read More

Country India
Project Number 40005-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 2594
Approval Date 02 Dec 2009
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 174,000
Sector Transport
Subsector Road transport (non-urban)
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 3: Some gender elements (SGE)

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