Bhind Master Plan 2031 (Draft) has been created for Bhind District. Bhind is a city in Bhind district in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh. The town of Bhind is the district headquarters. Bhind District is situated in Chambal region in the northwest of the state. It is bounded by Agra, Etawah, Jalaun and Jhansi districts of Uttar Pradesh state to the north and the east, and the Madhya Pradesh districts of Datia to the south, Gwalior to the southwest, and Morena to the west. The total area of the district is 4,459 km². The total population of Bhind is 1,703,005.
Males constitute 54% of the total population while females constitute 46% of the total population. The nearest Airport is Gwalior Airport, roughly 1.5 hour drive from the place and is well connected with the cities like Indore, Bhopal, Delhi, Agra, Mumbai, Jaipur and Varanasi etc. Bhind has its own railhead named as Bhind railway station and it is well connected to major cities like Delhi, Chandigarh, Ganganagar, Dehradun, Allahabad, Jammu and Meerut etc. There are no bus routes from other major cities to Bhind. Nearest bus stand is Etawah. The latitude of Bhind is 26.558735 and the longitude is 78.787285. It is located between the 26° 33′ 31.4460” N and 78° 47′ 14.2260” E.
Objectives of Bhind Master Plan 2031
The objective of the Bhind Master Plan 2031 is to create enabling spatial and land use planning framework to achieve the Vision of Bhind 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. Bhind 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.
Bhind 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 Bhind Master Plan 2031
- Socially beneficial
- Regionally connected
- Environmentally sustainable
- Financially Viable
- Institutionally Executable and;
- Politically acceptable