IRDP Nagpur

Project Background

Nagpur city is one of the important city in Maharashtra as well as in a country and it is located at geographical center of India. The city is well connected by rail, road and air with rest of the country. Three National Highways are passing through the city. Nagpur is also the second capital of Maharashtra state. To cater the increasing importance of city and manifold increase in the vehicle population and thereby causing frequent traffic jam and future requirement, a scheme named “Nagpur city Integrated Road Development Program” was prepared under Build - Operate - Transfer basis. MSRDC has been declared as “Entrepreneur” for this project vide Government resolution dated 23rd February 2001. Estimated cost of this project is Rs. 350 crores. Funds required for this scheme will be through contribution from various agencies and partly through toll collection. The work involves construction and widening of roads, construction of Rob / flyover. The brief details of the same are as under

Salient Features of The Scheme

Description Work details Amount
(in crores)
1 Improvement / Widening / Strengthening of Roads
Roads belonging to NMC 38 Nos.(93 kms) 97.77
Roads belonging to NIT 11 Nos.(14.65 kms) 18.39
Roads belonging to P.W.D. 10 Nos.(66.84 kms) 76.50
2 Railway over bridges 9 Nos. 103.00
3 Bridge / Flyovers 5 Nos.
4 Services shiftly / Toll plazas etc.
Total 350.26

Name oF the Work

4 Laning to National Highway Standard
Nagpur Butibori Wardha Dahegaon Pulgaon
Deogaon Talegaon Titwa Karanja Jalna
Aurangabad Latur Punthambafata Sinnar Goti

Length of the road = 686.55 kms.
Total cost of the project = Rs.700 crores.

After completion of the project the length between the following cities will be reduced as shown

  • Nagpur to Mumbai - 50 kms
  • Amravati to Mumbai - 36 kms
  • Aurangabad to Nasik - 30 kms
  • Aurangabad to Mumbai - 20 kms
  • Shirdi to Mumbai - 20 kms
  • Sinnar to Mumbai - 20 kms

The share of Government of Maharashtra is Rs. 150 crores for the project and Rs. 9 crores for land acquisition while balance requirement of funds will be raised from financial institutions as loan and partly met from toll collection.

The project has been divided into eight consultancy packages and 29 construction packages. Consultants have been appointed for four of the consultancy packages and agencies for ten packages have been fixed and work is under progress. For remaining works the appointment of agencies is in progress.

ROBs/RUBs under IRDP, Nagpur

Name of ROB Estimated Cost
(Rs. Lakhs)
1 ROB Santra Market 5534.00 Work recently started (Jan. 2006)
2 ROB near Itwari Railway Station 404.29 Work could not be taken for want of funds
3 ROB at LC-2 near Mehandibagh 1203.37 Work in progress
RUB for Service Road 100.00 Work completed
4 ROB near Kalumna Market 2945.35 Board approval to tender accorded
5 ROB Mekosabaugh 1089.52 Work completed in May 2005
6 ROB Mankapur 1152.28 In progress
7 ROB at Mangalwari 727.64 Included in Railway Budget of 2006-07 on 50% cost share basis
8 ROB at Maskasath 200.00 Work not taken up for want of funds
9 RUB at Mominpura 250.00 Work not taken up for want of funds
Other ROBs/RUBs
1 RUB at Narendra Nagar 1000.00 Deposit work of Urban Development Department, Government of Maharashtra work completed in Dec. 2005
2 ROB at Narendra Nagar 4000.00 Preparation of estimates is held up for want of availability of land from Local Public bodies.