Ichhawar Master Plan 2035 has been created for Ichhawar Town. Ichhawar is a town located in Ichhawar Mandal in the Sehore District of Indian state of Madhya Pradesh. The town lies on the State Highway connecting Sehore and Nasrullaganj towns. It can be reached from Bhopal through NH-86 and then by State Highway from Sehore to Ichhawar. It is at a distance of 19 kilometers from District Headquarter, Sehore, and 45 kilometers from Nasrullaganj and 60 kilometers from Bhopal.
With the upgradation of the State Highway passing through the town, the connectivity of the town with other places would enhance. The town does not have railway facility and the nearest railway station is at Sehore town, which is 19 kilometers away from Ichhawar. The nearest airport is at Bhopal. As of 2011 India census, Ichhawar had a population of 15,221. Males constitute 52% of the population, and females 48%. The latitude of Ichhawar is 23.027330 and the longitude is 77.018303. It is located between the 23° 1′ 38.3880” N and 77° 1′ 5.8908” E.
Vision of Ichhawar Master Plan 2035
“A safe eco-city that provides sufficient growth opportunities and adequate, equitable & sustainable access to urban services to all citizens.”
Objectives of Ichhawar Master Plan 2035
The objective of the Ichhawar Master Plan 2035 is to create enabling spatial and land use planning framework to achieve the Vision of Ichhawar Master Plan 2035 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. Ichhawar Master Plan 2035 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.
Ichhawar Master Plan 2035 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 Ichhawar Master Plan 2035
- Socially beneficial
- Regionally connected
- Environmentally sustainable
- Financially Viable
- Institutionally Executable and;
- Politically acceptable