Hisar Master Plan 2021 has been created for Hisar. Hisar city located at 29° 10’ North Latitude 75° 45’ east Longitude, is one of the important and fast growing urban centre of Haryana. Hisar has grown to a vital position on the urban map of Haryana. It has come up because of its location factors. Its location is such that for any development away from the Grand Trunk road, Hisar drawn the attention. City of Faridabad, Gurugram and Rohtak have different reasons for their growth whereas Hisar is growing entirely on its potential to grow and its nodality in region.
Vision of Hisar Master Plan 2021
In order to achieve the objectives of establishment of the National Capital Region Planning Board, the Regional Plan-2001 had identified Hisar as Counter Magnet of Delhi outside the National Capital Region by taking into consideration its location, population, potential for growth and nodality. The development of counter magnet would require co-ordinated efforts of State Government, Central Government and National Capital Region Planning Board. Hisar accounts for a major share of the social infrastructure of the region thus, it not only dominates in the district but also in the surrounding region in respect of its educational, medical, recreational functions, Trade and commerce as predominant economic functions. With the accelerated growth in the coming decades, Hisar would have a population of 10 lacs in the year 2021 AD with a working population over 3 lacs. The manufacturing sector, if assumed the present participation ratio would be 1 lac workers by the year 2021 AD under Hisar Master Plan 2021.
Objective of Hisar Master Plan 2021
Except some parts of the old town, the whole of the town is developing on plain land along two major roads viz Delhi-Sirsa Road and Hisar-Rajgarh Road. Because of Physical constraints and establishment of cantonment on east, the town has crossed the physical barrier of Hisar-Balsamand Distributory on the southern side and is also expanding along Rajgarh, Kaimari and Tosham roads. Development plan for controlled areas, Hisar was prepared earlier for the projected population of 3.5 lacs by 2021. A draft of this plan was published in the year, 1984. In view of the present status assigned to Hisar i.e. Counter Magnet Town and the induced growth by way of specialized commercial market, more recreational facilities, development of new institutions and development of new residential sectors, it is estimated that by the end of 2021 A.D. the town will have the population of approximately 10 lac persons.