Mahoba: There is a preparation to make a four-lane highway parallel to the Kanpur-Sagar National Highway in Uttar Pradesh. Along with this, green signal has been given to the executive body to convert the 46 km road from Kabrai to Sagar Highway in Mahoba into four-lane. After the opening of the tender, the work of this highway road to be built at a cost of Rs 1100 crore has been awarded to a multinational company of Bhopal, which will start the construction work next month. In the coming time, this highway will become a part of the Central Government’s Bharat Mala road project.
The blueprint has now been prepared for the construction of a four-lane road parallel to the National Highway from Naubasta in Kanpur to Kabrai in Mahoba. This highway is divided into five packages. According to the project, Rs 3,700 crore will be spent on building a four-lane highway parallel to the 112 km long highway. A provision of one thousand rupees has been kept for the acquisition of seven hundred hectares of land. These days the engineers of the mapping company are surveying the land to make a four-lane highway parallel to the highway. Told that 68 villages of Kanpur, Fatehpur, Hamirpur and Mahoba will come under the purview of 112 km long forelane. The picture of these backward villages of Hamirpur and Mahoba districts will change after Uttar Pradesh’s Lucknow is connected to MP’s Bhopal by a four-lane highway. According to GM PL Chaudhary of NHAI, in the fifth package, a 46 km long highway fourlane will be built from Kaimah to Kabrai in Mahoba. For this, Bhopal’s Bansal Company has got the work.
17 multinational companies including Adani had put tender
Tenders worth Rs 1100 crore were issued to make the 46 km highway from Kabrai to Kaimah a fourlane in the Sagar Highway. GM of NHAI told that PNC has tendered 909 crores, Ashoka Group 1104 crores, Adani Group 1179.90 crores, Apco 951.96 crores and 17 other companies including Bansal have tendered. The tender of Rs 896.36 crore of Bansal Company of Bhopal has been approved. It is a multinational company which will start the construction work before the month of the financial year. It was told that a 16 km long bypass will be built before the Kidari gate in Mahoba and it will be connected to the Sagar-Kanpur highway.
Four lane highway will become part of Bharat Mala road project
After becoming a four-lane parallel to the Kanpur-Sagar National Highway, it will be connected to the new expressway from Kabrai to Kanpur and the Bundelkhand Expressway. And in Kanpur, this expressway will be connected to the Kanpur-Lucknow Green Field Expressway. Due to this, the expressway here will be directly connected to all the major highways. Told that this four-lane highway will also become an important part of the Central Government’s Bharat Mala road project in the coming times. According to the GM of NHAI, the work of four-lane highway will be started before March, preparations are being made for this. So that the common people can get relief from the jam of this highway.
Report – Pankaj Mishra