The Minister of State for Road Transport & Highways, Pon. Radhakrishnan has informed the upper house recently about the works undertaken by NHIDCL. During the Financial Year 2014-15, NHIDCL entered into tripartite agreements between NHIDCL, Ministry of Road Transport & Highways and Contractors; in respect of eighteen projects covering 597 km to be completed in the North-Eastern States at the cost of Rs.6,446 Crore. NHIDCL proposes to award 27 projects covering 1386 km during the current financial year at an estimated cost of Rs.17,050 crore. NHIDCL follows e-tendering procedures for award of all civil and consultancy Contracts and does regular monitoring of projects using various online and offline tools.