Sira Master Plan 2021 has been created for Sira. Sira is located at 13.75° N 76.91° E. It has an average elevation of 662 metres (2171 feet). Sira is a City and taluk headquarters of Sira Taluk of Tumakuru district in the state of Karnataka, India. It is proposed to be the District Headquarters of the Proposed Sira District. It lies on the National Highway NH-48 (Old NH-4, Chennai – Pune) and NH-234 (Mangaluru – Villupuram). As of 2011 India census, Sira had a population of 57554. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Literacy rate of Sira city is 83.77 % higher than state average of 75.36 %. In Sira, Male literacy is around 87.47 % while female literacy rate is 79.99 %. In Sira, 11.68% of the population is under 6 years of age.
Vision of Sira Master Plan 2021
The objective of the Sira Master Plan 2021 is to create enabling spatial and land use planning framework to achieve the vision of Sira Master Plan 2021 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 Sira Master Plan 2021 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.
Sira Master Plan 2021 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 infrastructural cost which would be required to make the city sustainable. The plans offer futuristic solutions by laying down agenda for its growth and development.
Objective of Sira Master Plan 2021
- Socially beneficial
- Regionally connected
- Environmentally sustainable
- Financially Viable
- Institutionally Executable
- Politically acceptable