5. ADB and GoI signs $177 million loan for road contruction in Maharashtra • @ Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Government of India has signed a $177 million loan to upgrade 450 km of state highways and major district roads in Maharashtra. • @ The project will enhance connectivity of rural areas with urban centers and national highways in the state enabling rural communities to access markets, employment opportunities and services. • @ It will help in development and provide livelihood opportunities. • @ ADB headquarter Manilla, Philippine. • @ Member: 68.