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Cabinet Clears National Highway Projects Worth Rs 4,700 Cr In Telangana, MP

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The Union Cabinet on Wednesday (10 June) cleared two road projects worth Rs 4,720 crore in Madhya Pradesh and Telangana. Both include four laning of sections of National Highway stretches. For Telangana, the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA), chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi approved a proposal for the four-laning of Yadgiri-Warrangal section of NH-163.
 
The cost is estimated to be Rs.1905.23 crore including cost of land acquisition, resettlement and rehabilitation and other pre-construction activities. The total length of the road will be approximately 99 kms. 
 
This work will be under the National Highways Development Project (NHDP) Phase-IV. The approval is in Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) basis. 
 
The CCEA also the four laning of the Guna-Biaora and Biaora-Dewas section of National Highway – 3 in Madhya Pradesh with an estimate cost of Rs.2815.69 crore. This work will be under the National Highways Development Project (NHDP) Phase-IV. The approval is in Design, Build, Finance, Operate and Transfer (DBFOT) basis in BOT (Toll) mode, said an official statement issued after the Cabinet meeting. 
 
The cost is estimated to be Rs.1081.9 crore for Guna-Biaora including cost of land acquisition, resettlement and rehabilitation and other pre-construction activities. The total length of the road will be approximately 93.5 kms.
 
The main object of the project is to expedite the improvement of infrastructure in Telangana and also in reducing the time and cost of travel for traffic, particularly heavy traffic, plying on the Yadgiri-Warangal sector. After four laning of this stretch, the whole stretch from Hyderabad to Warangal would be 4-laned.
 
The total cost for Biaora-Dewa section will be approximately 1733.79 crore including cost of land acquisition, resettlement and rehabilitation and other pre-construction activities. The total length of the road will be approximately 141.26 kms. 
 
The main object of the project is to expedite the improvement of infrastructure in Madhya Pradesh and also in reducing the time and cost of travel for traffic, particularly heavy traffic, plying between Guna-Biaora-Dewas, which are major cities of Madhya Pradesh.
 


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