Sawai Madhopur Master Plan 2006 has been created for Sawai Madhopur city. Sawai Madhopur is a city and Municipal Corporation (Nagar Parishad) in the Sawai Madhopur District in the Indian state of Rajasthan. It is an administrative headquarters of the district. Sawai Madhopur District has an area of 4498 km².It is bounded by Dausa District on the north, Karauli District on the northeast, Jaipur District on the northwest, the Chambal River on east across the border of Madhya Pradesh state, Kota District on the southeast, Bundi District on the south, and Tonk District on the west. Sawai Madhopur has its own Air Strip which is not in use for transport purpose. However, it is used for minister’s campaigns and meetings.
Jaipur International Airport at 132 km is the nearest airport from Sawai Madhopur. Sawai Madhopur Junction is located on the Delhi to Mumbai trunk route. This is by far the best way of reaching the place from Delhi, Jaipur and Kota. The Jaipur – Indore Super-Fast connects Sawai Madhopur to the major city of Madhya Pradesh, Indore Junction. There is also a Jan Shatabdi Express train, from Sawai Madhopur to the national capital, Delhi. The other includes Kota – Hanumangarh Express, Sawai Madhopur-Mathura Passenger and Jaipur-Bayana Passenger.
Kota – Patna Express connects Sawai Madhopur and Patna cities via Agra, Kanpur, Lucknow and Varanasi. Sawai Madhopur is well connected with neighboring districts and with major cities outside the state. In the India census of 2011, Sawai Madhopur had a population of 121,106. Females counted 47 percent of the population and males 53 percent. The latitude of Sawai Madhopur is 25.983334 and the longitude is 76.366669. It is located between the 25° 59′ 0.0024” N and 76° 22′ 0.0084” E.
Vision of Sawai Madhopur Master Plan 2006
The objective of the Sawai Madhopur Master Plan 2006 is to create enabling spatial and land use planning framework to achieve the Vision of Sawai Madhopur Master Plan 2006 in order to promote, guide and rationalize. The future growth and development of the urban centers is defined by the Master Plan/Development Plans which are evolved for each settlement at individual level. Sawai Madhopur Master Plan 2006 has been considered as one of the most effective mechanism to promote planned growth of the urban centers. 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.
Sawai Madhopur Master Plan 2006 provides the framework for rationalizing the orderly movement of traffic and transportation within the city and defines the area for laying down network of various services. The plan is used for promoting integrated development of the urban centre by rationalizing its pattern of land use and their inter-relationship. It also defines the strategies and solutions for overcoming the existing problems of the urban centers 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 Sawai Madhopur Master Plan 2006
- Socially beneficial
- Regionally connected
- Environmentally sustainable
- Financially Viable
- Institutionally Executable and;
- Politically acceptable