Atal Progressway (Chambal Expressway) – Information & Status

408.77 km Atal Progressway (Chambal Expressway) by NHAI is an approved 4 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 is underway.

  • Total Estimated Cost: Rs. 23,645 crore
  • Project’s Length: 404 km
  • Lanes: 4
  • Design Speed: 120 kmph
  • Right of Way (ROW): 100m in MP, 60m in RJ & UP
  • Status: Bidding
  • 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. An interchange will be constructed near Gwalior to connect with the 88 km Agra – Gwalior Expressway.

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 is underway.

Tenders & Contractors

NHAI started publishing tender notices for Atal Progressway’s construction work in December 2022.

Package & ChainageContractor (Value)
Package 1: Scope UnknownTBD
Package 2: Scope UnknownTBD
Package 3: Km 94.100 (village sada ka pada in Sheopur Dist.) to km 155.00 (village Chhavar in Sheopur District)Bidding Underway
Package 4: Km 155.400 (vill Chhavar in Sheopur District) to km 206.000 (village Jhundpura in Morena Dist.)Bidding Underway
Package 5: Km 206.000 (Village Jhundpura In Morena District) To Km 265.000 (Village Maithana In Morena District)Bidding Underway
Package 6: Km 265.000 (Village Maithana Morena Dist.) to KM 312.950 (Village Kuretha in Morena Dist.)Bidding Underway

Page last updated: January 21, 2023. Have a question or spot an error? Let me know here.