India: National Highway Corridor & Public Private Partnership

The project developed a road map for India’s road subsector and provided advice to National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) in facilitating the preparation of the National Highway Corridor Project. This is intended to transform NHAI into an autonomous body with fiscal and managerial autonomy, and enhance its corporate financial capability.


PROJECT DETAILS

Approval

Funding Type

Country

Sector

Status

Total Cost

29 Oct 2001

Technical Assistance

India

Transport/Road

Closed

$700,000

KEY OUTPUTS

Road map for policy and institutional reforms developed

Screening test to identify private sector investment opportunities of 1,500 km program corridor implemented

Project preparation support for selected highway stations upgraded

FINANCING

$700,000 (Asian Development Bank, financed through the Technical Assistance Special Fund)