Singhpora to Vailoo Tunnel’s Construction Work

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10 Bidders Singhpora – Vailoo Tunnel’s Construction Work

10 civil construction companies have submitted bids to construct the 10.3 km Singhpora – Vailoo Tunnel project after National Highways and Infrastructure Development Corporation (NHIDC) opened technical bids on Wednesday.

This project on NH-244 (old NH-1B) in Jammu and Kashmir will consist of 2 tunnels – a 10.331 km Tube-1 and a 10.363 km Tube-2. Along with the approach roads, this strategic project under Sinthan Pass will be 38.611 km long and drastically shorten the distance between Anantnag – Khellani.

NHIDC invited tenders for its construction in August 2022 with a Rs. 3253.58 crore estimate and 1826 day (5 year) completion deadline.

Singhpora – Vailoo Tunnel’s Construction Work


  • APCO Infratech Ltd.
  • BK Tek Chand and Sons
  • Dineshchandra R.Agarwal Infracon Pvt. Ltd.
  • Gawar Construction Ltd.
  • IRCON International Ltd.
  • Larsen & Toubro Ltd.
  • Max Infra (India) Ltd.
  • Megha Engineering and Infrastructures Ltd.
  • Patel Infrastructure Ltd.
  • TLL – Evrascon Ltd.

Brief Scope: Construction of Uni-directional Singhpora – Vailoo Tunnel (Under Sinthanpass) of length 10.331km/10.363km (Tube-1/Tube-2) and its approach road of total length 38.611 km in Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir on EPC mode.

Singhpora – Vailoo Tunnel’s Construction Work

Source: The Print

The bids have now been sent for technical evaluation which can take a couple months to complete. When that is done, the financial bids of the technically qualified bidders will be opened to reveal who’s the lowest bidder and most likely contractor.

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