Krishnagiri-Walajahpet (Tamil Nadu)
Connecting the Gateway of Southern India, Chennai, to the Silicon Valley of India, Bangalore, Krishnagiri Walajahpet Tollway Limited (KWTL) stretches over 148.34 km on NH 46 in the state of Tamil Nadu. KWTL, a matured road asset and 100% shareholding venture of IndInfravit Trust bagged the project for the development and the up-gradation of this 4-lane stretch to a 6-lane modern highway with all facilities. Falling between Krishnagiri and Walajahpet in Tamil Nadu, this INR 13.70 billion project is a part of the NHDP Phase-V programme & is considered to be one of the most prestigious projects in South India. The project has two toll plazas – one at Vaniyambadi located at 46.8 km milestone and the second at Pallikonda at 96.7 km milestone. KWTL is responsible for toll collection, operations and maintenance of the road stretch for a concession period of 30 years.