According to the bank website, "The Bagmati River Basin Improvement Project (current project) will improve river health and flood management in the BRB. The additional financing is required to expand the current project, including (i) consolidation of water management institutions; (ii) expansion of riverbank beautification works; (iii) mobilization of the riverine community; and (iv) the design, building, and operation of a wastewater treatment plant (WWTP). The additional financing is also required to cover the cost overruns to the current project, the performance of which is on track."
Responsible ADB Officer Arnaud M. Cauchois
Responsible ADB Department South Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Environment, Natural Resources & Agriculture Division, SARD
Executing Agencies Ministry of Urban Development
Singhadurbar, Kathmandu, Nepal
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