Rohtak Master Plan 2025 has been created for Rohtak. . Rohtak Town lies at a distance of 75 kilometer from Delhi towards its north–west on National Highway No. 9 (Delhi-Hisar-Sulemanki Road). Delhi being a Metropolis in whole of Northern Region extends its influence on areas, falling on its outskirts of Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan and Haryana. As such the Town and Country Planning Organization, Government of India prepared a National Capital Region Plan in consultation with the planning departments of adjoining States. Subsequently National Capital Region Planning Board was formulated in 1985 in order to provide balanced development of these regions. Accordingly, the National Capital Region Plan 2001 was prepared by the National Capital Region Planning Board in consultation with the State Governments.
Vision of Rohtak Master Plan 2025
The Draft Development plan has been prepared for the projected population of 8.07 lacs persons by 2021 AD and 9.86 lacs by 2025 AD, which will be implemented in a phased manner with town density of 101 persons per hectare. The existing town and villages in the urbanizable area covers total built up area of about 2004 hectares and it will accommodate the population of about 3.0 lacs persons. The planning in this area is conspicuously absent and thickly populated. To prevent haphazard and sub standard development around this regional centre of the NCR controlled areas have been declared vide Haryana Government, Town and Country Planning Department, Haryana, notification no. 4587-V DP-69/3719, dated the 11th June 1969, published in Haryana Government gazette, dated the 8th July, 1969 around the Municipal Council Limit under section 4-(1) (a) of the Punjab Scheduled Roads and controlled areas restriction of Unregulated Development Act, 1963.
Objective of Rohtak Master Plan 2025
An area of about 460 hectares has been provided in sector 18-A, 30, 30A, 24, 25, 27-C, 35 (all partly). Sector 18A for commercial uses viz trade, ware-housing, storage and whole-sale trade etc. Sector 30 and 30A are proposed to be developed as city center under Rohtak Master Plan 2025. To provide for the projected population an area of 2740 hectares has been proposed in sectors 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 part, 6, 7 part, 9, 10, 14, 18 part, 19, 21-E, 21-F, 22, 23, 24 part, 25 part, 26 part, 27, 27-C part, 27-D, 28, 30-B, 30-C, 30-D, 31-A, 31-B, 33, 33-A, 33-B, 34 part, 35 part, 36, 36-A and 37 in addition to the existing town area. The average density of the residential sectors works out to be about 250 persons per hectare.