27 January, 2021

The Annuity Drain

The Annuity Drain
                       Stretch   Actual      Annuity 
                       Length    Cost        Coast
Panagarh-Palsit	       65 km	 Rs 325 cr   Rs 1,725 cr
Tuni-Ankapalli	       70 km	 Rs 350 cr   Rs 2,100 cr
Rajahmundhry-Tuni      100 km	 Rs 500 cr   Rs 3,000 cr	
Chinglepet-Tindivanam  45 km	 Rs 225 cr   Rs 1,350 cr
Dharwar-Belgaum	       62 km	 Rs 310 cr   Rs 1,860 cr
Belgaum-MH Border      77 km	 Rs 385 cr   Rs 2,310 cr

Per km cost of construction is Rs 5 crore. Annuity has been calculated at Rs
2 crore per km for 15 years. The annuity period varies. The annuity for the 
Panagarh-Palsit highway is for 12.5 years.


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