Pandhurna Master Plan 2011 has been created for Pandhurna Town. Pandhurna is a town and a municipality in Chhindwara district in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh. The total population of Pandhurna is 1,92,618. Males constitute 51% of the total population while females constitute 49% of the total population. The latitude of Pandhurna is 21.5925296 and the longitude is 78.5291706. It is located between the 21°35’33.11″N and 78°31’45.01″E. Pandhurna‘s nearest airport is Chhindwara Airport situated at 67 kilometers distance. The nearest railway station to Pandhurna is Pandhurna which is located in and around 1.3 kilometer distance. Pandhurna is located around 68 kilometer away from its district headquarter Chhindwara.
Objectives of Pandhurna Master Plan 2011
The objective of the Pandhurna Master Plan 2011 is to create enabling spatial and land use planning framework to achieve the Vision of Pandhurna Master Plan 2011 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. Pandhurna Master Plan 2011 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.
Pandhurna Master Plan 2011 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 Pandhurna Master Plan 2011
- Socially beneficial
- Regionally connected
- Environmentally sustainable
- Financially Viable
- Institutionally Executable and;
- Politically acceptable