This NHAI project for four laning of the 77.228 kms stretch between Devihalli and Hassan in Karnataka on the NH 75, on DBFOT basis, has been executed by Devihalli Hassan Tollway Limited (DHTL), which is owned by IndInfravit Trust.
Connecting the coastal city of Mangalore with the state capital Bangalore, which are two major cities of Karnataka state, this highway is an important link for the transport of goods from Mangalore Port to the city of Bangalore. This scope of this INR 4.94 billion project is inclusive of the construction of an 18.862 km by-pass and 2-state-of-the-art toll plazas for the benefits of the commuters.
The construction activity for this project was started in December 2010 and the project started commercial operations in November 2013. The concession period for the project is 30 years, with a balance concession period of about 23 years.