Assam Secondary Road Network Improvement Project (ASRIP)


Introduction

The Government of India (GoI), on behalf of Government of Assam (GoA) has applied for financing from the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) toward the cost of Assam Secondary Road Network Improvement Project (ASRIP) for improvement and upgradation of State Highways (SH) and Major District Roads (MDR) of about 250 km. The project cost is USD 400 million with a loan amount of USD 320 million. There are 6 no. of project roads for improvement and upgradation which are mostly in Upper Assam region and Barpeta district. The Project consists of 3 components:

Component A: Improvement of road connectivity, climate resilience & safety

  • A.1 Widening and Reconstruction of about 247 km of State Highways and Major District Roads
  • A.2 Road safety Audit and improvements

Component B: Modernization of PWRD’s asset management system

  • B.1 Asset Management System enhancement and computerisation
  • B.2 Piloting demonstration corridors with digital technology, safety equipment and road-side facilities
  • B.3 Sustainable Asset Management

Component C: Project Management and Institutional Capacity Building

  • C.1 Project management and implementation support
  • C.2 Building Capacity and knowledge base of PWRD
  • C.3 Road Safety Audit and Design
  • C.4 Development of Transport Sector Sub-Plans

Project Development Objective

To enhance road connectivity, safety and climate resiliency in project districts, and to support modernization of the Public Works Roads Department’s (PWRD) asset management.

List of Roads

Sl No Corridor No District Name Name of the Corridor Name of Start Location Name of End Location Road Length (km)
1 A15 Golaghat Dhodar Ali Kamargaon Kamarbandha 42.1
2 A31 Lakhimpur & Majuli Balichapori, Majuli to Bongalmara, Lakhimpur
(including 2 RCC bridges over Subansiri and Luit river)
Balichapori, Majuli Bongalmara, Lakhimpur 19.5
3 A22 Lakhimpur & Dhemaji Dhakuakhana Butikur Tiniali Telijan Dhakuakhana Telijan 32.7
4 A07 Barpeta & Bajali Sarthebari Pathshala Raipur Road Sarthebari Raipur 17.7
5 A30 Dibrugarh Moran Naharkatia Duliajan Digboi Moran Kathalguri 70.6
6 A20 Sivasagar & Jorhat Sivasagar to Nakachari Sivasagar Nakachari 63.4

Documents

Sl No. Description
1 ASRIP Map
2 Environmental and Social Management Planning Framework (ESMPF)
a EIA_ESMP – Balichapori, Majuli to Bongalmara, Lakhimpur, including 2 RCC bridges overSubansiri and Luit river
b EIA_ESMP – Dhakuakhana Butikur Tiniali Telijan
c EIA_ESMP – Dhodar Ali
d EIA_ESMP – Sarthebari Pathshala Raipur Road
e EIA_ESMP – Sivasagar to Chumoni
f EIA_ESMP – Moran to Deesang Kinar Bangali
g EIA_ESMP – Deesang Kinar Bangali to Kathalguri
3 Environmental and Social Management Planning Framework (ESMPF) – Executive Summary (Assamese)
a EIA_ESMP – Balichapori, Majuli to Bongalmara, Lakhimpur, including 2 RCC bridges over Subansiri and Luit river
– Executive Summary (Assamese)
b EIA_ESMP – Dhakuakhana Butikur Tiniali Telijan – Executive Summary (Assamese)
c EIA_ESMP – Dhodar Ali – Executive Summary (Assamese)
d EIA_ESMP – Sarthebari Pathshala Raipur Road – Executive Summary (Assamese)
e EIA_ESMP – Sivasagar to Chumoni – Executive Summary (Assamese)
f EIA_ESMP – Moran to Deesang Kinar Bangali – Executive Summary (Assamese)
g EIA_ESMP – Deesang Kinar Bangali to Kathalguri – Executive Summary (Assamese)
4 Resettlement Planning Framework
5 Resettlement Planning Framework – Executive Summary (Assamese)
6 Indigenous Peoples Plan (IPP) of corridor Dhakuakhana to Telijan (A22)
         
a Draft Final IPP A22
b Annexure to IPP
7 A07: Sarthebari to Pathshala – Draft Final SIA+RAP
a Draft Final SIA+RP A07.pdf
b Draft Final SIA+RAP A07 Annexures.pdf
8 A15 - Social Impact Assessment & Resettlement Action Plan (Draft)
a Draft Final SIA+RP A15.pdf
b Draft Final SIA+RAP A15 Annexures.pdf
9 A20_1: Sivasagar to Chumoni - Draft Final SIA+RAP along with the Annexures
a Draft Final SIA+RAP A20_1.pdf
b Draft Final SIA+RAP A20_1 Annexures.pdf
10 A22: Dhakuakhana to Telijan - Draft Final SIA+RAP along with the Annexures
a Draft Final SIA+RAP A22.pdf
b Draft Final SIA+RAP A22 Annexures.pdf
11 A30_1: Moran to Deesand Kinar Bangali - Draft Final SIA+RAP along with the Annexures
a Draft Final SIA+RP A30_1.pdf
b Draft Final SIA+RAP A30_1 Annexures.pdf
12 A30_2: Deesang Kinar Bangali to Kathalguri - Draft Final SIA+RAP along with the Annexures
a Draft Final SIA+RP A30_2.pdf
b Draft Final SIA+RAP A30_2 Annexures.pdf
13 A31: Majuli to Bhogalmara (Draft Final SIA+RAP) along with the Annexures
a Draft Final SIA+RAP A-31.pdf
b Draft Final SIA+RAP A-31 Annexures.pdf
14 Indigenous Peoples Plan (IPP) of corridor Majuli to Bhogalmara A31
         
a Draft Final IPP A31.pdf