The National Highways Authority of India has floated tenders for the development of six-lane greenfield ring road/bypasses Package-I Sachend-Mandhana Road around Kanpur district in Uttar Pradesh under NHDP Phase-VII on EPC mode at an investment of ₹846.33 crore.
The bids are to be submitted on or before 4 January 2023. The successful bidder will complete the work in 30 months of awarding the contract.
Apart from this, construction work on the 11.15 km double-lane project worth ₹114.68 crore has been fast tracked. The Churachandpur-Tuivai (Package-IVA) is in Manipur and destined to be commissioned next year. The highway stretch forms an important link between Manipur and Mizoram states.