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)’s Lot-4/Pkg-4 will connect economically poor regions of Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh.

The project’s Detailed Project Report (DPR) was 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 Underway
  • Deadline: December 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)15 Bids Received
Package 4: Km 155.400 (vill Chhavar in Sheopur District) to km 206.000 (village Jhundpura in Morena Dist.)14 Bids Received
Package 5: Km 206.000 (Village Jhundpura In Morena District) To Km 265.000 (Village Maithana In Morena District)18 Bids Received
Package 6: Km 265.000 (Village Maithana Morena Dist.) to KM 312.950 (Village Kuretha in Morena Dist.)17 Bids Received

Page last updated: June 19, 2023. Have a question or spot an error? Let me know here.