Bangalore Master Plan 2031 has been created for Bangalore District. Bangalore is the capital of the Indian state of Karnataka. The city of Bangalore is the district headquarters. Bangalore is served by Kempegowda International Airport located at Devanahalli, about 40 kilometers (25 miles) from the city centre. It was formerly called Bengaluru International Airport.Bangalore is a divisional headquarters in the South Western Railway zone of the Indian Railways.
Buses operated by Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) are an important and reliable means of public transport available in the city. The total population of Bangalore is 9,621,551. Males constitute 52% of the total population while females constitute 48% of the total population. The latitude of Bangalore is 12.972442 and the longitude is 77.580643. It is located between the 12° 58′ 20.7912” N and 77° 34′ 50.3148” E.
Objectives of Bangalore Master Plan 2031
The objective of the Bangalore Master Plan 2031 is to create enabling spatial and land use planning framework to achieve the Vision of Bangalore Master Plan 2031 in order to promote, guide and rationalize. The future growth and development of the urban centres, it will be critical to define their growth framework The future growth framework of the urban centres are defined by the Master Plan/Development Plans which are evolved for each settlement at individual level. Bangalore Master Plan 2031 has been considered as one of the most effective mechanism to promote planned growth of the urban centres. It lays down the road map, agenda and framework within which the city growth is envisioned. It provides a tool for the authorities to take decision with regard to current and future development related issues.
Bangalore Master Plan 2031 provides the framework for rationalizing the orderly movement of traffic and transportation within the city and defines the area for laying down net-work of various services. The plan is used for promoting integrated development of the urban centre by rationalizing its pattern of land use and their interrelationship. It also defines the strategies and solutions for overcoming the existing problems of the urban centres and to overcome its infrastructural and service related inadequacies. In addition, it provides options for accommodating the future addition to population which is likely to come to the urban centre due to natural growth and migration. Master Plan acts as a tool for determining the infrastructure cost which would be required to make the city sustainable. The plans offer futuristic solutions by laying down agenda for its growth and development.
Development Goals of Bangalore Master Plan 2031
- Socially beneficial
- Regionally connected
- Environmentally sustainable
- Financially Viable
- Institutionally Executable and;
- Politically acceptable