42147-012: Dedicated Freight Corridor Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The purpose of the TA is to undertake a feasibility study for the ensuing loan which covers DFC, taking into account technical, economic, and financial viability as well as ensuring compliance with environmental and social safeguard policies. To this end the TA will carry out surveys and analysis on engineering, economic, financial, environmental impact, social impact, resettlement, as well as identification of efficiency measures. The TA will also conduct an institutional assessment of the ... Read More

Country India
Project Number 42147-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 7207
Approval Date 10 Dec 2008
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 1,500
Geographical Location Luhdhiana to Khurja (430 km)
Sector Transport
Subsector Road transport (non-urban)
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Safeguard Categories Environment: A
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: B


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