APPROVAL DATE: April 11, 2018 SECTOR: Transport/Road REGION: INDIA
India: Madhya Pradesh Rural Connectivity Project
The objective of the Project is to improve rural accessibility through resilient infrastructure and enhance capacity of MPRRDA to manage MP’s rural road network. The primary beneficiaries are villagers, especially women and children, who use the rural roads daily for social and economic activities. The secondary beneficiaries are various service providers, emergency services, and police. The Project will extend economic development to the state as a whole by integrating isolated and poor rural population with the rest of the state and markets. The expected results of the Project are to improve livelihood of rural population by giving them more income earning opportunities through a better farm to market road connection.