RInfra SPV commences Jaipur-Reengus Road
Reliance Infrastructure Limited (RInfra), part of the Reliance Group, through its Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) JR Toll Road Pvt. Ltd, last announced the commencement of its ninth road project from Jaipur to Reengus in Rajasthan. The four laning of the 52 km Jaipur Reengus (JR) road has been completed and toll collection has started.
The Rs556-crore project has been executed on DBFOT (Design, Build, Operate, Finance and Transfer) pattern under the aegis of National Highways Authority of India. RInfra has been awarded the contract for a concession period of 18 years.
JR road is a section of NH-11 running through two major districts of Rajasthan’s – Jaipur and Sikar. The road connects major tourist destinations such as Khatu Shyamji & Salasar Balaji, religious places, industrial zones and Jaipur international airport. The corridor also connects rural villages with urban cities. More than 50 villages including Rajawas, Govindgarh, Dhodser etc. will now be
connected with the state capital – Jaipur.
Sudhir R Hoshing, CEO (Roads), Reliance Infrastructure, said: “We are pleased to announce the completion of the widening work of the Jaipur-
Reengus road, which is a part of NHDP Phase III. The corridor will provide hassle-free, safe and comfortable travel to commuters with travel time reduced to almost half and approximately 40 per cent of fuel saving. The corridor will not only connect centers of tourism,
industrial zones & religious places, but also reduce the rural-urban gap by connecting more than 50 villages with the State capital and other major cities.”
He further added, “The corridor will witness traffic density of approximately 22,600 vehicles per day, which is expected to double in the next four years. For the safety and security of commuters, the corridor will have 24X7 patrolling cars, ambulance services and medical
Starting from Jaipur, JR corridor involved realignment and widening of two lanes to four lanes and four lane bypass of Chomu Town. The completed stretch has 8 underpasses, 9 major junctions and 17 minor junctions.