Chanderi Master Plan 2031 (Draft) has been created for Chanderi Town. Chanderi is a town of historical importance in Ashoknagar District of the state of Madhya Pradesh in India. It is situated at a distance of 127 km from Shivpuri, 37 km from Lalitpur, 55 km from Ashok Nagar and about 45 km from Isagarh. It is surrounded by hills southwest of the Betwa River. There is a good roadway network in Chanderi. The town lies at State Highway 20 with connections to Ashoknagar, Isagarh, and Lalitpur etc. There is no Railway line in Chanderi neither nearby. As of 2001 India census, Chanderi had a population of 28,313. Males constitute 52% of the total population and females 48% of the total population. The latitude of Chanderi is 24.7128343 and the longitude is 78.1364889. It is located between the 24°42’46.2″N and 78°8’11.36″E.
Vision of Chanderi Master Plan 2031
“To develop Chanderi as an international tourist town by conserving and promoting heritage of the town and to develop the town as an international centre for cottage industry of Chanderi Saree.”
Objectives of Chanderi Master Plan 2031
The objective of the Chanderi Master Plan 2031 is to create enabling spatial and land use planning framework to achieve the Vision of Chanderi 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. Chanderi 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.
Chanderi 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 Chanderi Master Plan 2031
- Socially beneficial
- Regionally connected
- Environmentally sustainable
- Financially Viable
- Institutionally Executable and;
- Politically acceptable