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Name of World Bank funded Projects in India

Jun 22, 2018 12:33 IST
    World Bank Funded Projects in India

    As per the information available on the website of the World Bank, it is funding 13,229 projects in 173 countries of the world. India is not behind in this race and more than 783 projects of India are funded by the World Bank. Apart from this fund, the World Bank has also provided loan of 1776 million dollar in the FY 2017.China got the loan of 2420 million dollar in the same period.

    In this article you will read the name of the World Bank funded projects and their cost and date of commencement & completion.

    Now let us know about the Projects one by one;

    1. Skill India Mission:

    Approval Date:                    June 23, 2017

    Closing Date:                      March 31, 2023

    Total Project Cost:              US $ 3188.88 million    

    World Bank Support:           US $ 250 Million

    Borrower:                          Department of Economic Affairs

    Implementing Agency:       Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship

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    2. Clean India Mission

    Approval Date:                   December 15, 2015

    Closing Date:                      January 31, 2021

    Total Project Cost:              US $ 22,000 million

    World Bank Support:            US $ 1500 Million

    Borrower:                          Government of India

    Implementing Agency:        Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation

    swachchh bharat mission

    3. National Ganga River Basin Project

    Approval Date:                May 31, 2011

    Closing Date:                 December 31, 2019

    Total Project Cost:          US $ 1556 million

    World Bank Support:       US $ 1000 Million

    Borrower:                       Government of India

    Implementing Agency:   Ministry of Environment and Forests

    4. Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana

    Approval Date:                 December 20, 2010

    Closing Date:                    December 15, 2020

    Total Project Cost:           US $ 1500 million

    World Bank Support:        US $ 1500 Million

    Borrower:                        Government of India

    Implementing Agency:     National Rural Roads Development Agency

    pm gram sadak yojna

    5. The National Rural Livelihoods Project

    Approval date:                 July 5, 2011

    Expiration date:               June 30, 2023

    Total Project Cost:           US $ 1171 million

    World Bank Support:         US $ 1000 Million

    Borrower:                        Government of India

    Implementing Agency:     Ministry of Rural Development, Government of India

    grameen ajivika mission

    6. Integrated Child Development Services (ICDS)

    Approval date:                  September 6th, 2012

    Expiry date:                      August 30th, 2022

    Total project cost:             US $ 151.50 million

    World Bank Support:         US $ 106 million

    Borrower:                          Government of India

    Implementing Agency:      Ministry of Women and Child Development

    aganwadi yojna

    7. National AIDS Control Support Project

    Approval Date:                  May 1, 2013

    Expiry Date:                      December 31, 2019

    Total Project Cost:             US $ 510 million

    World Bank Support:           US $ 255 Million

    Borrower:                          Government of India

    Implementing Agency:       National AIDS Control Organization

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    8. India Low-Income Housing Finance  

    Approval Date:                      May 14, 2013

    Expiration Date:                    December 31, 2018

    Total Project Cost:                US $ 100 million

    World Bank Support:             US $ 100 Million

    Borrower:                             Government of India

    Implementing Agency:          National Housing Bank

    pm awas yojna

    9. MSME Growth Innovation and Inclusive Finance Project

    Approval Date:                    February 24, 2015

    Expiration Date:                  March 31, 2020

    Total Project Cost:               US $ 550 million

    World Bank Support:            US $ 550 million

    Borrower:                           SIDBI

    Implementing Agency:        SIDBI

    10. National Hydrology Project

    Approval Date:                       March 15, 2017

    Expiration Date:                      March 31, 2025

    Total Project Cost:                 US $ 350 million

    World Bank Support:               US $ 175 million

    Borrower:                               Department of Economic Affairs, Government of India

    Implementing Agency:            Ministry of Water Resources, Government of India

    11. Uttar Pradesh Pro-Poor Tourism Development Project

    Approval date:                     December 20, 2017

    Expiry date:                         December 30, 2022

    Total project cost:                US $ 57.14 million

    World Bank Support:             US $ 40 million

    Borrower:                             Government of India

    Implementing Agency:         Uttar Pradesh Tourism Department

    12. Eastern Dedicated Freight Corridor-3

    Approval Date:                  June 30, 2015

    Expiry Date:                      November 30, 2021

    Total Project Cost:             US $ 1107 million

    World Bank Support:          US $ 650 Million

    Borrower:                          Dedicated Freight Corridor (Limi), India

    Implementing Agency:       N / A

    eastern dedicated freight corridor 3 route

    13. Atal Bhujal Yojana (Abhay)

    Approval Date:                   June 5, 2018

    Expiry Date:                        N / A

    Total Project Cost:             US $ 1000 million

    World Bank Support:          US $ 500 Million

    Borrower:                          Department of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Finance

    Implementing Agency:       The Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation

    The projects mentioned above make it clear that the World Bank is playing an important role in India's development plans. Though the World Bank is not funding 100% cost of some projects but still its contribution in the projects is admirable.

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