Narsipatnam Master Plan has been created for Narsipatnam as of 2011 Census of India, the town had a population of 33,757. It is located at 17.67°N 82.62°E. It has an average elevation of 58 meters (190 feet). Narsipatnam is a census town in Visakhapatnam district in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. The samadhi or the resting place of the revolutionary Indian freedom fighter Alluri Sitarama Raju is located in Krishna Devi Peta village of Narsipatnam.
Narsipatnam railway station is classified as D–category stations in the Vijayawada railway division of South Central Railway zone situated at Chinnagummuluru.
Vision of Narsipatnam Master Plan
The objective of the Narsipatnam Master Plan is to create enabling spatial and land use planning framework to achieve the Vision of Narsipatnam Master plan 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 centers is defined by the Master Plan/Development Plans which are evolved for each settlement at individual level. Narsipatnam Master Plan 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.
Narsipatnam Master Plan 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 center 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 center 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 Narsipatnam Master Plan
- Socially beneficial
- Regionally connected
- Environmentally sustainable
- Financially Viable
- Institutionally Executable and;
- Politically acceptable