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GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
Ministry of Road Transport and Highways


RAJYA SABHA
UNSTARRED QUESTION NO: 1510
TO BE ANSWERED ON 02.12.2009
Progress of NH Projects under the Flagship NHDP

1510.  Shri Rajeev Chandrasekhar:

Will the Minister of Road Transport and Highways be pleased to state:

(a)    the current  progress of the National Highway projects under the flagship National Highways Development Programme (NHDP)

(b)    whether Government has constituted a committee to spend up completion of these projects; and

(c)    if so, the recommendations of the committee and the action proposed thereon?

ANSWER

THE MINISTER OF STATE IN THE MINISTRY OF ROAD TRANSPORT AND HIGHWAYS
(Shri R.P. N SINGH)

 

(a)    Details of the overall present status of the National Highways projects under National Highways     Development Project (NHDP) are enclosed its annex.

(b)    and (c) Yes Sir. Government has constituted a committee under the chairmanship of B. K Chaturvedi, Member, Planning Commission to ramping up of NHDP. The committee has given wide ranging recommendations including modes of delivery of contracts, program, financing, borrowing, support required from the Government, modifications in Model Concession Agreement (MCA), Request for Qualification (RFQ) and Request for Proposal (RFP). The Government has accepted the recommendations of the committee and initiated actions to implement the same.

ANNEX

 

ANNEX IN REPLY TO PART (a) OF RAJYA SABHA UNSTARRED QUESTION NO 1510 ASKED BY SHRI RAJEEV CHANDRSEKHAR REGARDING PROGRESS OF NH PROJECTS UNDER THE FLAGSHIP NHDP

 

                                                     Overall status of NHDP, as on 31 October 2009

 

 

NHDP Phases

 

Total Length in KM

 

Date of Approval

Approved Cost (Expenditure till 31.10.2009)

in Rs. crore

Length completed in km

Length under Imp

To be awarded

Likely date of completion

I

GQ, EW – NS

Corridors, Port and connectivity & others

 

 

 

7, 498

 

 

12.12.2000

 

 

30,300

(36009.16)

 

 

7240

 

 

252

 

 

6

 

99% of GQ

Will be completed by Mar -10

II

4/6 – laning North South – East West Corridor, others

 

 

 

6,647

 

 

18.12.2003

 

 

34,339

(34080.83)

 

 

3764

 

 

2227

 

 

657

 

 

Dec 2010

III A

Upgradation,

4/6 - Laning

 

 

4, 815

05.03.2005,

27.10.2006

&

12.04.2007

 

33,069

 

1045

 

2605

 

1165

 

Dec -2013

III B

Upgradation,

4/6 - Laning

 

 

 

 

7, 294

 

 

12.04.2007

 

 

47,557

 

 

-           

 

 

-           

 

 

7294

 

 

Dec -2013

 

Total Phase III (phase III A + III B)

 

 

 

12, 109

 

 

        -

 

80,626

(11051.97)

 

 

1045

 

 

2605

 

 

8459

 

 

Dec -2013

IV

2-laning with paved shoulders*

 

 

 

20,000

 

July -2008

For 5000 KM

 

 

27.800

 

 

-           

 

 

-           

 

 

-           

 

Dec -2015 (as per financing plan)

V

6 –laning of GQ and High density corridor

 

 

6, 500

 

05.10.2006

 

41, 210

(1725.86)

 

 

148

 

 

882

 

 

5470

 

Dec -2012