Perungalathur Master Plan 2026 has been created for Perungalathur. Perungalathur is a residential locality in Southern part of the metropolitan city of Chennai in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. As of 2001 India census, Perungalathur had a population of 50,000. Males constitute 41% of the population and females 59%.
Perungalathur has an average literacy rate of 69%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 85%, and female literacy is 79%. Perungalathur is located on NH-45 highway between Tambaram and Vandalur. It is well connected by rail and road links. The latitude of Perungalathur is 12.904759 and the longitude is 80.089081. It is located between the 12° 54′ 17.1324” N and 80° 5′ 20.6916” E.
Objectives of Perungalathur Master Plan 2026
The objective of Perungalathur Master Plan 2026 is to create enabling spatial and land use planning framework to achieve the Vision of Perungalathur Master Plan 2026 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. Perungalathur Master Plan 2026 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.
Perungalathur Master Plan 2026 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 Perungalathur Master Plan 2026
- Socially beneficial
- Regionally connected
- Environmentally sustainable
- Financially Viable
- Institutionally Executable and;
- Politically acceptable