Agar Master Plan 2041 (Draft) has been created for Agar Town. Agar is a town with a municipal government in the state of Madhya Pradesh, India. The town is its administrative headquarters. It is the administrative headquarters for the Agar Malwa District which was formed in 2013 from a part of Shajapur District. The town is situated along the Indore—Kota SH-27 highway.
As of 2001 India census, Agar had a population of 31,202, where males constituted 51.8% of the population and females 48.2%. The nearest airport is Devi Aahilya Bai Holkar Airport, Indore. The nearest railway station is Ujjain. The latitude of Agar is 23.710348 and the longitude is 76.010178. It is located between the 23° 42′ 37.2528” N and 76° 0′ 36.6408” E.
Objectives of Agar Master Plan 2041
The objective of the Agar Master Plan 2041 is to create enabling spatial and land use planning framework to achieve the Vision of Agar Master Plan 2041 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. Agar Master Plan 2041 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.
Agar Master Plan 2041 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 Agar Master Plan 2041
- Socially beneficial
- Regionally connected
- Environmentally sustainable
- Financially Viable
- Institutionally Executable and;
- Politically acceptable