Machalpur Master Plan 2035 has been created for Machalpur Town. Machalpur is a town located in the Rajgarh District in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh. Machalpur is located on State Highway 51 at 42 kilometers distance from its District main Town Rajgarh and 148 kilometers distance from its state Capital, Bhopal. Machalpur town does not have railway station. Nearest railway station is located at Sarangpur. Though Madhya Pradesh has 22 airports, only four of them are operational under Airport Authority of India.
As of now, Rajgarh district is not connected with airways. The nearest operational airport is at Bhopal located at a distance of 148 kilometers. The state has three more operational airports at Khajuraho, Jabalpur and Indore. As of 2011 India census, Machalpur had a population of 9476. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. The latitude of Machalpur is 24.129701 and the longitude is 76.313071. It is located between the 24°7’46.92″N and 76°18’47.06″E.
Vision of Machalpur Master Plan 2035
“To develop Machalpur into an economically sustaining town with well defined hubs for institutions and industries with approximately developing physical, social and economic infrastructure, the inner city and the peripheral areas focusing on promoting eco-friendly activities mainly along the water bodies”.
Objectives of Machalpur Master Plan 2035
The objective of the Machalpur Master Plan 2035 is to create enabling spatial and land use planning framework to achieve the Vision of Machalpur 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. Machalpur 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.
Machalpur 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 Machalpur Master Plan 2035
- Socially beneficial
- Regionally connected
- Environmentally sustainable
- Financially Viable
- Institutionally Executable and;
- Politically acceptable