Durg – Raipur – Arang Expressway – Information & Status Update
92 km Durg – Raipur – Arang Expressway (NH53) by NHAI is a proposed 6 lane access-controlled highway with a route alignment entirely in Chhattisgarh.
This greenfield expressway under Bharatmala Pariyojna (BMP) will serve as a bypass around Raipur and connect Naya Raipur. The project’s Detailed Project Report (DPR) was prepared by Transys Consulting Pvt. Ltd. Land acquisition for the project started in 2020.
- Total Estimated Cost: Rs. 2297 crore
- Project’s Length: 92 km (approx.)
- Lanes: 6
- RoW: 70m
- Status: Land Acquisition underway; Technical bid evaluation underway
- Deadline: December 2025
- Owner: National Highways Authority of India (NHAI)
- Project Model: Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC)
Land acquisition is underway. Tenders for construction were invited on June 27, 2022.
Tenders & Contractors
|Package (Distance)||Status / Contractor|
|Package A (44.50 km): Section of NH-53 from design ch. 0.000 (Vill. Tendesara) to design ch. 44.500 (Vill. Parsada)||SMS – Mehrotra Buildcon JV|
|Package B (47.73 km): section of NH53 from design ch. 44.500 (Vill. Parsada) to design ch. 92.230 (Vill. Paragaon)||Kalyan Toll Infrastructure Ltd – Shelke Constructions Pvt Ltd JV|
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