India: North Eastern State Roads Investment Program (Project 2)

The second tranche of this multitranche financing facility project, approved in 2011, responds to the Government of India's prioritized acceleration of development efforts in the North Eastern Region. It aims to improve interstate connectivity, enhancing higher class roads, national highways, and state roads in the North Eastern Region, and improving mobility and accessibility throughout the region.


PROJECT DETAILS

Commitment Date

Funding Type

Country

Sector

Status

Total Cost

17 Feb 2014

Loan

India

Transport/Road

Ongoing

$157.20 million

KEY OUTPUTS

About 236 km of state highways in the states of Assam, Manipur, Mizoram, and Tripura improved

State roads reconstructed and rehabilitated

FINANCING

$125.2 million (Asian Development Bank)

$32 million (Government of India)