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Roads upgrade in India’s Maharashtra State, ADB giving $200 million

Christian Fernsby |
A major road upgrade programme is being planned for India’s Maharashtra State.

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Topics: INDIA    ROAD   

A loan worth $200 million is being provided by the Asian Development Bank (ADB) to pay for the work.

The plan calls for roads in 34 of Maharashtra State’s districts to be surfaced.

The State Government will provide $96 million to the programme also.

The ADB is also providing $1 million for technical assistance to the Maharashtra Rural Road Development Association.

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