91 Km Ludhiana Rupnagar Expressway Project details, Route Map, Contractors Information

Project Brief of Ludhiana Rupnagar Expressway

The NHAI-approved 91 km Ludhiana Rupnagar Expressway (NH-205K) is a 4-6 lane, access-controlled expressway with a route alignment linking Bheora village near Rupnagar (Ropar) in Punjab with Manewal village on the Delhi-Amritsar Expressway.

This greenfield highway, which is being built as part of Bharatmala Pariyojana Phase 1, also has a 19.5 km spur to Kharar. SA Infrastructure created the project’s DPR (Detailed Project Report) and pre-feasibility report.

Salient Features of Ludhiana Rupnagar Expressway

Estimated cost of Ludhiana Rupnagar Expressway INR 2792 Crores
Total length of Project 116 Kilometers
Length of Ludhiana Ropar Expressway 91 Kilometers
Pippal Majra – Kharar Spur’s Length 19.50 Kilometers
Lanes  4 to 6 lanes
Right of Way  60 Meters
Current Status  Some sections are under construction & some are in bidding
Land Area Requirement for Ludhiana Rupnagar Expressway 793 Hectares
Expected completion of the project March 2024
Owner  National Highways Authority of India
Project Model Hybrid Annuity Mode (HAM) Model

Route Map & Alignment of Ludhiana Rupnagar Expressway

Three districts in Punjab—Ludhiana, Rupnagar, and Sahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar—will be connected by the Ludhiana-Rupnagar-Kharar Expressway project (SAS Nagar). It will begin on the Delhi-Katra Expressway (NE-5) close to the village of Manewal and end at Rupnagar close to the village of Bheora on NH-205. A spur will also be constructed to link the villages of Pippal Majra and Kharar.

Also Read About – Amritsar Jamnagar Economic Corridor, Delhi Amritsar Katra Expressway

This official map can be found on the government’s website for environmental clearance. The alignment of the main expressway is depicted in red, and that of the spur is depicted in aqua.

Ludhiana Rupnagar Expressway

Interactive Map of Ludhiana Rupnagar Expressway
Tender Details and Contractors working on Ludhiana Rupnagar Expressway

Ludhiana Rupnagar Kharar Expressway project has been divided into 3 civil construction packages with a 24 month completion deadline.

Package details & Chainage Status
Pkg 1 (37.70 km): Design chainage 0.000 to chainage 37.700 GR Infraprojects (GRIL)
Pkg 2 (46.80 km): Design chainage 37.700 to chainage 66.000 AND Ludhiana Bypass (Ludhiana Ring Road) design chainage 0.000 to chainage 18.500 Ceigall India Ltd (Rs. 1035 crore) (10 bids submitted)
Pkg 3 (44.50 km): Design chainage. 66.000 to chainage 91.000 AND spur to Kharar design chainage 0.000 to chainage 19.500 IRCON International Ltd.

Also Read About – Amritsar Jamnagar Economic Corridor, Delhi Amritsar Katra Expressway

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