Banda Master Plan 2021 has been created for Banda. Banda is a city and a municipal board in Banda district in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India. Banda lies south of the Yamuna River in the Bundelkhand region. It is the administrative headquarters of Banda District. It is a part of Chitrakoot Division.
Banda is well connected to major cities with railways and state highways. As per provisional data of latest census 2011, Banda urban agglomeration has a population of 85,370 out of which males are 75,103 and females are 8,33,534. The literacy rate is 82.05%. The district is divided into five tehsils, Banda, Naraini, Baberu, Atarra and Pailani tehsil. The latitude of Banda is 25.492249 and the longitude is 80.336151. It is located between the 25° 29′ 32.0964” N and 80° 20′ 10.1436” E. It has an average elevation of 130 meters (427 feet).
Objectives of Banda Master Plan 2021
The objective of the Banda Master Plan 2021 is to create enabling spatial and land use planning framework to achieve the Vision of Banda 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. Banda 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.
Banda 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 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 Banda Master Plan 2021
- Socially beneficial
- Regionally connected
- Environmentally sustainable
- Financially Viable
- Institutionally Executable and;
- Politically acceptable