Nokha Master Plan 2031 has been created for Nokha City. Nokha is a city and a municipality in Bikaner district in the Indian state of Rajasthan. The latitude of Nokha is 27.556217 and the longitude is 73.473190. It is located between the 27° 33′ 22.3812” N and 73° 28′ 23.4840” E.
The current population is estimated at nearly 120,000. According to the 2011 census, the literacy rate is 76.67%, which is higher than the state average of 66.11%. Male literacy is around 85.63% while the female literacy rate is 67.03%.
Vision of Nokha Master Plan 2031
The objective of the Nokha Master Plan 2031 is to create enabling spatial and land use planning framework to achieve the Vision of Nokha Master Plan 2031 in order to promote, guide and rationalize. The future growth and development of the urban centers is defined by the Master Plan/Development Plans which are evolved for each settlement at individual level. Nokha Master Plan 2031 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 District growth is envisioned. It provides a tool for the authorities to take decision with regard to current and future development related issues.
Nokha Master Plan 2031 provides the framework for rationalizing the orderly movement of traffic and transportation within the District and defines the area for laying down network of various services. The plan is used for promoting integrated development of the urban centre by rationalizing its pattern of land use and their inter-relationship. 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 District sustainable. The plans offer futuristic solutions by laying down agenda for its growth and development.
Development Goals of Nokha Master Plan 2031
- Socially beneficial
- Regionally connected
- Environmentally sustainable
- Financially Viable
- Institutionally Executable and;
- Politically acceptable