Tikamgarh Master Plan 2031 (Draft) has been created for Tikamgarh District. Tikamgarh is a town and a tehsil in Tikamgarh district in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh. The city serves as a district headquarters. About 20,000 of vehicles are running on Tikamgarh city roads including light and heavy vehicles. There is daily service of buses for every part of state. Highways Passing from Tikamgarh are, NH-12A, SH-37, SH-10.
The construction of railway line to Tikamgarh has been completed in 2012.On 26 April 2013 was connected with railway services. The rail services begun from Lalitpur (Uttar Pradesh) to Tikamgarh and was started under the Lalitpur-Singrauli Rail Project. The first train to travel between the two stations was Tikamgarh-Jhansi (Uttar Pradesh) passenger train.
The railway line between Tikamgarh and Lalitpur rail route is 52 kilometer long. Khajuraho is the nearest (125 km) airport from where daily flights operate for Delhi & Agra. It is nearby to the border of U.P. Tikamgarh, situated towards the west to the centre of plateau of Bundelkhand is surrounded by district Jhansi of UP in the north and Lalitpur (UP) in the west and south. Towards its east, district Chattarpur is situated.
The total population of Tikamgarh is 1,445,166. Males constitute 53% of the total population while females constitute 47% of the total population. The latitude of Tikamgarh is 24.756807 and the longitude is 78.839264. It is located between the 24° 45′ 24.5052” N and 78° 50′ 21.3504” E.
Objectives of Tikamgarh Master Plan 2031
The objective of the Tikamgarh Master Plan 2031 is to create enabling spatial and land use planning framework to achieve the Vision of Tikamgarh 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. Tikamgarh 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.
Tikamgarh 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 Tikamgarh Master Plan 2031
- Socially beneficial
- Regionally connected
- Environmentally sustainable
- Financially Viable
- Institutionally Executable and;
- Politically acceptable