Bijapur-Hungund Tollway Pvt Ltd (BHTPL) operates the 97.22 km stretch on the Solapur- Mangalore National Highway 13 (old) in the state of Karnataka, under NHDP phase-III on Design, Engineering, Finance, Procurement, construction, Operate and Maintenance Basis.

The Project stretch is a 20-year toll concession, awarded by National Highway Authorities of India, after competitive bidding in 2010 for construction of 4-lane road on Build-Operate-Transfer (BOT) basis. The project has a well-established operational history of collecting toll since April 2012.

Project Highway carries the main through traffic from Eastern ghat ports to Maharashtra and Gujarat. Consider under main connecting road form Maharashtrian main cities to Bangalore and lower south India.