Basna Master Plan 2016 has been created for Basna. Basna is a census town in Mahasamund district in the Chhattisgarh state of India. As of 2001 India census, Basna had a population of 12368. Basna is located at 21.28°N 82.82°E. It has an average elevation of 266 meters (872 feet).
Basna is 70 km (43 mi) from District Headquarter Mahasamund and 130 km (81 mi) from Raipur the capital city of Chhattisgarh. The Orissa border is very near around (15 km (9.3 mi)) from Basna.
Narsinghnath is just 30 km (19 mi) away from Basna. It is the place where Ram and Sita spent their time during their 14 years of vanvas.The people also claim that during the Mahabharata period, the Pandavas had also stayed here. Narsinghnath pitha is an example of religious and cultural synthesis of tribal and non-tribal people.
Vision of Basna Master Plan 2016
The objective of the Basna Master Plan 2016 is to create enabling spatial and land use planning framework to achieve the Vision of Basna Master Plan 2016 in order to promote, guide and rationalize. The future growth and development of the urban centers, it will be critical to define their growth framework. The future growth framework of the urban centres is defined by the Master Plan/Development Plans which are evolved for each settlement at individual level. Basna Master Plan 2016 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.
Basna Master Plan 2016 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 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 Basna Master Plan 2016
- Socially beneficial
- Regionally connected
- Environmentally sustainable
- Financially Viable
- Institutionally Executable and;
- Politically acceptable