Bangladesh: Railway Sector Investment Program - Tranche 2
This multitranche financing investment program aims to improve the performance of Bangladesh's railway sector by implementing (i) a project in sector policy, organizational, and capacity building reforms; and (ii) an investment project of infrastructure and rolling stock capacity improvement investments. The second tranche of the investment program focuses on continued infrastructure rehabilitation.
27 Aug 2012
Completed Tongi-Bhairab Bazar 64 kilometer section of double track
Improved signaling system Darsana-Ishurdi
Rehabilitated yards and extended loops in the Darsana-Ishurdi-Sirajganj Bazar railway section
$150 million (Asian Development Bank)
$15.2 million (Government of Bangladesh)