Chicholi Master Plan 2031 has been created for Chicholi Town. Chicholi is a town and main commercial and trade centre of Betul district in the state of Madhya Pradesh, India. It is newly constituted Nagar Panchayat which is located in Northern part of Betul district in Madhya Pradesh. The municipal area of Chicholi town is being divided in 15 wards for civil administration. The major highways NH-59A and SH-26 both pass through the middle of the Chicholi town. Betul district is about 26 kilometers away from Chicholi town.
The nearest airports are at Nagpur and Bhopal which is located at a distance of about 156 kilometers from Betul. Also through major roads, Chicholi is well connected with the nearby villages Niwari Badi Khapa etc. Being situated on the National highway it will grow up very fast. The total population of Chicholi is 9,278. The male population constitutes 54% of the total population while female population is 46%. The latitude of Chicholi is 22.008395 and the longitude is 77.671837. It is located between the 22°0’30.22″N and 77°40’18.61″E.
Vision of Chicholi Master Plan 2031
“Chicholi is visualized with all basic physical and social amenities like adequate drinking water supply, drainage network, a good integrated road network with well coordinated transportation infrastructure, supporting a vibrant healthy quality of life for the citizenry. The town is envisaged as having order administrative centre for its region and hub for trade and commerce supported by agro-based processing units”.
Objectives of Chicholi Master Plan 2031
The objective of the Chicholi Master Plan 2031 is to create enabling spatial and land use planning framework to achieve the Vision of Chicholi Master Plan 2031 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. Chicholi Master Plan 2031 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.
Chicholi Master Plan 2031 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 Chicholi Master Plan 2031
- Socially beneficial
- Regionally connected
- Environmentally sustainable
- Financially Viable
- Institutionally Executable and;
- Politically acceptable