Estimated Cost -
`1655cr. (Civil Works–`1345cr;
LA & R&R– `310 crs.)
Cost - `1815 Crs. (Civil Works: `1345
Crs. R&R: `470 Crs.
ChPT and GOTN will
be sharing the cost of LA and R&R equally.
Project Starts from
War Memorial gate of Chennai Port and runs upto Maduravoyal
for a length of 19.01 kms, which runs along Cooum river bank
upto Koyambedu and along NH 4 thereafter.
under NHDP Phase VII and BOT tender awarded to Soma
Enterprise Ltd., Hyderabad in Jan, 2009 by NHAI
laid by the Hon’ble PM on 8.1.2009.
Concession period -
15 years (incl. Construction period of 3 yrs.).
- 3 Years: Scheduled Date of completion 13.09.2013
ChPT has released
and amount of `51.01 crores
towards its share of LA and R&R for the project.
For the enhanced LA
and R&R cost ChPT pursuing with MoS.
The overall Physical
Progress achieved as on March 2012 is 14.79%.
Work not progressing
in alignment of Cooum river due to issues raised by WRD,PWD,
NHAI filed a WP in
Hon'ble High Court of Madras against the stop notice by GoTN
and as one of the respondents Chennai Port has also filed a
counter and additional counter affidivits.
proceedings, the judgment has been delivered by Hon'ble High
Court in favour of Chennai Port and NHAI. In turn,, NHAI
already commenced the preliminary for resuming the work.
However, a SLP has
been filed by WRD, PWD, GoTN in Hon'ble Supreme Court
against the judgment delivered by Hon'ble High Court. NHAI &
Chennai Port Trust filed impede petitions against the SLP.
During the last
hearing on 07.04.2014, the Hon'ble Supreme Court directed
all the parties to name an expert body to address the
grievances of the State Government. Hence, NHAI is being
requested to submit the name of the Expert body to the
Hon'ble Supreme Court.
Creation Of Additional Storage Open Area By Reclamation.