Chambal Expressway – Information & Status Update

408.77 km Chambal Expressway (Atal Progressway) by NHAI is a proposed 6 lane access-controlled highway with a route alignment connecting Etawah (Uttar Pradesh) and Kota (Rajasthan).

This greenfield expressway under Bharatmala Pariyojna (BMP) will connect economically poor regions of Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh.

The project’s Detailed Project Report (DPR) is being prepared by L.N. Malviya Infra Projects – Pioneer Infra Consultants JV. Land acquisition for the project has not yet started.

  • Total Estimated Cost: Rs. 23,645 crore
  • Project’s Length: 404 km
  • Lanes: 6
  • Design Speed: 120 kmph
  • Right of Way (ROW): 100m in MP, 60m in RJ & UP
  • Status: DPR Preparation
  • Deadline: 2027
  • Owner: National Highways Authority of India (NHAI)
  • Project Model: Hybrid Annuity Model (HAM)

Route Map

An official PDF route map will be added here when available.

The expressway will connect NH-27 in Seemalya Village near Kota district, Rajasthan with Nanawa village in Etwawah district, Uttar Pradesh.

On the eastern-end, it was start from the operational Agra-Lucknow Expressway near Etwah and run parallel to Chambal river via Bhind, Morena, Gwalior and Shivpuri. On the western-end, an interchange will be constructed near Kota to connect with the under construction 1350 km Delhi – Mumbai Expressway.

Current Status

In June 2022, NHAI applied for Environmental Clearance. Land acquisition for the project has not yet started.

Tenders & Contractors

This section will be updated when tender notices for its construction are published.

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Scope UnknownTBD

Page last updated: October 3, 2022. Have a question or spot an error? Let me know here.