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Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
  • India
Location: Assam, Chhattisgarh, Madya Pradesh, Odisha, and West Bengal
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  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
Status: Active
Bank Risk Rating: B
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Board Decision Date: 2015-10-22
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Borrower or Client: Ministry of Rural Development
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  • Transport
Investment Type(s): Loan
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Investment Amount (USD): $ 273.00 million
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Project Cost (USD): $ 506.89 million
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Original disclosure @ ADB website
Updated in EWS: 2017-11-16
Disclosure Date: 2017-03-29
Rural Connectivity Investment Program - Tranche 3

Project Description
This project finances part of the Rural Connectivity Investment Program. It improves transport connections between rural communities and markets, district headquarters, and centers of economic activity.
Investment Description
Contact Information
Ministry of Rural Development Krishi Bhawan New Delhi 110001 India Panchayat and Rural Development Department (Government of Chhattisgarh) VIVEKDHAND@NIC.IN Room No.317, DKS Bhavan(Mantralay), Raipur India Panchayat and Rural Development Department (Government of Madhya Pradesh) CEORRDA@REDIFFMAIL.COM 5th Floor, B-Wing, Paryawas Bhawan, Bhopal(MP)-462004 India Panchayat and Rural Development Department (Government of West Bengal) SECY-PRD@NIC.IN Department of Panchayats & Rural Development, Jessop Building (1st Floor) 63 N.S. Road, Kolkata - 700001 India Public Works Roads Department (Government of Assam) AS-GUW1@NIC.IN Assam Sachivalaya, Dispur, Guwahati-6 Assam India Rural Development Department (Government of Odisha) RDSEC.OR@NIC.IN Rural Development Department Government of Odisha Sanchivalaya Marg, Bhubaneswar India ACCOUNTABILITY MECHANISM OF ADB The Accountability Mechanism is an independent complaint mechanism and fact-finding body for people who believe they are likely to be, or have been, adversely affected by an Asian Development Bank-financed project. If you submit a complaint to the Accountability Mechanism, they may investigate to assess whether the Asian Development Bank is following its own policies and procedures for preventing harm to people or the environment. You can learn more about the Accountability Mechanism and how to file a complaint at: http://www.adb.org/site/accountability-mechanism/main
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