Roads & highways
Status: Planning Stage
Promoter: National Highways Authority Of India
Project: 4-laning of Road
Location: Karnataka-Kerala border-Kannur section (127 Km) of NH-17 in Kerala.
Cost: Rs. 11.57 billion.
Current Status: As of July 2013, Transstroy – Karnataka – Kerala – Kannur Tollways, an SPV of Transstroy (India) has been awarded the contract under NHDP Phase III. The scope of the work will include design, construction, finance and operation of the project highway. The project stretch starts from Thalappadi (km 17/200) and ends at Vallapatnam (km 148/400) near Kannur. The project highway passes through Kasargod and Kannur districts. The concession period for the project is 30 years including construction period. Financial closure has been achieved. The contractor is waiting for land allotment from NHAI. The project is planned for completion in 30 months from zero date