Tamil Nadu Irrigated Agriculture Modernization Project (WB-P158522)

Countries
  • India
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Financial Institutions
  • World Bank (WB)
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Project Status
Active
Bank Risk Rating
B
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Voting Date
Dec 1, 2017
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Borrower
Government of India
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Sectors
  • Agriculture and Forestry
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Investment Type(s)
Loan
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Loan Amount (USD)
$ 318.00 million
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 455.80 million
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Jan 5, 2018

Disclosed by Bank Jul 18, 2016


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Project Description
The proposed Project Development Objective (PDO) is to: enhance productivity and climate resilience of irrigated agriculture, improve water management and increase market opportunities for farmers and agro entrepreneurs in selected sub-basin areas of Tamil Nadu.
Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
Contact Information
PROJECT CONTACTS World Bank Contact: Bayarsaikhan Tumurdavaa Title: Senior Agriculture Economist Contact: Kazuhiro Yoshida Title: Senior Irrigation Specialist Borrower/Client/Recipient Name: Republic of India Contact: Mr. Rishikesh Singh Title: Director (MI), Ministry of Finance, GoI Email: rishikesh.singh74@nic.in Implementing Agencies Name: Water Resources Organization, Public Works Department, GoTN Contact: Vibhu Nayer Title: Project Director Email: vibhunayar@gmail.com ACCOUNTABILITY MECHANISM OF WORLD BANK The World Bank Inspection Panel is the independent complaint mechanism and fact-finding body for people who believe they are likely to be, or have been, adversely affected by a World Bank-financed project. If you submit a complaint to the Inspection Panel, they may investigate to assess whether the World Bank is following its own policies and procedures for preventing harm to people or the environment. You can contact the Inspection Panel or submit a complaint by emailing ipanel@worldbank.org. You can learn more about the Inspection Panel and how to file a complaint at: http://ewebapps.worldbank.org/apps/ip/Pages/Home.aspx.