Length = 22.76 Kms. Patna High Court Chief Justice Sanjay Karol got a taste of how vital infrastructure projects in Bihar, especially those initiated by the Centre under the special package announced and launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, are progressing at snail’s pace, inconveniencing people.Karol has sought reports on the reasons behind the present condition of National Highway-83 that connects Patna to Gaya and Dobhi, after encountering a back-breaking journey on Monday.He had gone to Gaya on an administrative tour, but had to leave his car there and return by train because of the potholes and ditches he encountered during the road journey.A peeved chief justice said he could not muster the courage to take the road journey back to Patna and endure the same hardship. Around Rs 55,000 crore of the special package is to be spent on roads and bridges.The Patna – Gaya – Dobhi NH-83 widening work was among the projects that were bunched together and launched by Modi during his visit to Patna in 2017. 83 (Dobhi to Patna). He commented that a report submitted by the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) on the road was beyond reality.Karol has ordered additional solicitor general Satyadarshi Sanjay and additional advocate general Anjani Kumar to take NHAI officials to the 105km-long NH-83 and submit a report on its present condition. Map of National Highway 83 showing all the important NH 83 route locations and get easy driving directions from Patna to Dobhi by road with accurate distance and route map.

Get the latest news, product launches, projects announced / awarded, government policies, investments, and expert views. Since maintenance of the highway was part of the contract, it also was not done leading to deterioration of long stretches of the road,” a senior official of NHAI told The Telegraph on the condition of anonymity.The NHAI official added that around 41km stretch of the road is beyond repair now and the entire crust will have to be removed and laid afresh.However, project director and NHAI deputy general manager Prabhat Ranjan Pandey said: “We had filled the potholes, but was washed away in the rains. The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) is funding the project. Patna High Court Chief Justice Sanjay Karol chief justice seeks report on highway work They will be visiting the national highway on Thursday. Notice Inviting Tender (NIT) by the Central Government And Public Sector Of India for Balance Work Of 4-Laning Of Patna Gaya Dobhi Section Of Nh-83 From Km 39.000 To Km 83.000 On Item Rate Basis in Patna - Bihar has been published.

National Highway No. However, according to NHAI officials, work for the widening of NH-83 was awarded to IL&FS and it started in 2015 with a deadline to complete it by 2019. Besides, overloaded trucks keep plying on the road, damaging it further. All rights reserved.

The chief justice has also asked senior advocates of the high court to inspect the highway and submit an independent report to him. The last date of this tender is 09-04-2019, work value is 0 (Refer Doc) INR, EMD is 108100000 INR and tender document fees is 50000 INR The Patna – Gaya – Dobhi NH-83 widening work was among the projects that were bunched together and launched by Modi during his visit to Patna in 2017. However, according to NHAI officials, work for the widening of NH-83 was awarded to IL&FS and it started in 2015 with a deadline to complete it by 2019.

ON TRACK Name of the road: Patna-Punpun-Masaurhi-Jehanabad-Gaya-Dobhi (NH 83) Length: 127.335km Project cost: Rs 1,900 crore (approx) Type of … The matter will be heard next on December 20.Incidentally, NH-83 is to be converted into a four-lane national highway and the project is part of the Prime Minister’s special package of Rs 1.65 lakh crore for Bihar, announced in the run-up to 2015 Assembly elections. (Including 9.76 Kms long Main Bridge) 22.76: Authority Engineer: M/s AECOM-Rodic Consultants Pvt. National Highway No.

The Patna- Dobhi project envisages four laning of the 127 km road connecting NH-2 (Grand Trunk Road) with the state capital, and include construction of 11 major and 17 minor bridges, three service roads, three road over bridges, and 218 culverts. It finally stopped work in October 2018.

Construction of Greenfield Six-Lane Extradosed Cable Bridge Over river Ganga near Kachchi Dargah in District Patna on NH-30 to near Bidupur in District Vaishali on NH-103. “However, the work by IL&FS was slow and poor. The widening project has been delayed because the contractor – IL&FS – ran away.”Pandey added that there were other reasons for the delay like “land has not been fully acquired by the state government, due to which many contractors refuse to work.” Copyright © 2020 The Telegraph.