Assam Bridge Project (NDB-assambridgeproject-in)

Countries
  • India
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Specific Location
Guwahati, Assam
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Financial Institutions
  • New Development Bank (NDB)
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Project Status
Approved
Bank Risk Rating
A
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Voting Date
Jul 8, 2019
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Borrower
Government of India
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Sectors
  • Infrastructure
  • Transport
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Investment Type(s)
Loan
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 300.00 million
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 377.00 million
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Bank Documents
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ NDB website

Updated in EWS Oct 3, 2019


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Project Description

According to the bank website, the "Objective of the Project is to improve socio-economic conditions in the North Guwahati Area, through improved access to economic, health, and educational centers, and transport connectivity across the Brahmaputra River. The proposed Project consists of construction of a major bridge across the Brahmaputra and approach roads, connecting the south bank to the north bank of the Guwahati metropolitan area, with the total length of approximately 8.3 km."

Investment Description
  • New Development Bank (NDB)

Co-financing:

State Government of Assam US$ 77 million

Contact Information

No contact information available at the time of writing.