NKC Projects Private Limited, PNC Infratech Limited and GR Infraprojects Limited (GRIL) have been declared lowest bidders (L1) for construction under packages 1, 2, 3 & 7 of Varanasi-Ranchi-Kolkata expressway project. The collective worth of these packages is Rs. 3,664.96 crore. NKC has won package 1, PNC has won packages 2 & 3 and GRIL has won package 7 of this expressway project.
Scope of work in package 1 includes construction of a 27 Km stretch of highway from Varanasi ring road to Chandauli-Chainpur road. The estimated cost for development of this package is Rs. 868.91 crore.
Scope of work in package 2 involves construction of a 27 Km span of highway from Chandauli-Chainpur road to Bhabhua-Adhaura road. Package 3 of this project involves the construction of a 36 Km-stretch of the highway from Bhabhua-Adhaura road to Konki village. These packages will be developed at a cost of Rs. 795.05 crore and Rs. 985.01 crore respectively.
Package 7 of this project entails the construction of a 33.2 Km span of highway from Anarbansalea village to Sagrampur village at a cost of Rs. 1015.99 crore.
This project will be executed under Bharatmala Pariyojna (BMP) program.