Sheopur Master Plan 2021 has been created for Sheopur District. Sheopur is a city located in Sheopur district in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh. The District is a part of Chambal Division. The city of Sheopur is the administrative headquarters. Sheopur is linked by narrow gauge rail to Gwalior. Chambal River is just 25 km, which forms the boundary between Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh. The nearest airport to Sheopur is Gwalior.
This airport is well connected with Delhi, Bhopal. Sheopur Kalan railway station lies on other light railways in the former princely state of Gwalior (now part of the Central Railway in Madhya Pradesh) these 200 km of 610mm gauge lines were originally sponsored by the Maharaja of Gwalior, reaching Sheopur in 1909. This railway line has been nominated by Indian government for the World Heritage site. Sheopur is connected by regular bus services with Gwalior, Morena, Sawai Madhopur, Shivpuri, Baran, Kota and Bhopal.
Sheopur is 210 km from Gwalior, 180 km from Morena, 110 km from Kota and 60 km from Sawai Madhopur. The district is divided into two sub divisions of Sheopur and Vijaypur. As of 2010 India census, Sheopur had a population of 105026. Males constitute 53% of the population and females constitute 47% of the total population. The latitude of Sheopur is 25.670000 and the longitude is 76.699997. It is located between the 25° 40′ 12.0000” N and 76° 41′ 59.9892” E.
Objectives of Sheopur Master Plan 2021
The objective of the Sheopur Master Plan 2021 is to create enabling spatial and land use planning framework to achieve the Vision of Sheopur Master Plan 2021 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. Sheopur Master Plan 2021 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.
Sheopur Master Plan 2021 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 Sheopur Master Plan 2021
- Socially beneficial
- Regionally connected
- Environmentally sustainable
- Financially Viable
- Institutionally Executable and;
- Politically acceptable