Shajapur Master Plan 2021 has been created for Shajapur District. Shajapur is a city in Shajapur District in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh. The town of Shajapur is the district headquarters. The district is bounded by Ujjain District to the west, Dewas and Sehore to the south, Rajgarh to the east, and Jhalawar District of Rajasthan to the north. Shajapur district is part of Ujjain Division. The total population of Shajapur is 1,290,685. Males constitute 52% of the total population while females constitute 48% of the total population. Shajapur is well connected by road.
Pachore, Shajapur, Shujalpur are the cities in this district having road connectivity to major towns and remote villages. Shajapur is about 137 kilometers by road to Bhopal. Some of the rail way stations in district are Shujalpur, Berchha, Akodia, Kalapipal, Shajapur, Kali Sindh, Bolai, Kisoni which connects most of the towns and villages in the District. The latitude of Shajapur is 23.433300 and the longitude is 76.266701. It is located between the 23° 25′ 59.8800” N and 76° 16′ 0.1236” E.
Objectives of Shajapur Master Plan 2021
The objective of the Shajapur Master Plan 2021 is to create enabling spatial and land use planning framework to achieve the Vision of Shajapur 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. Shajapur 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.
Shajapur 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 Shajapur Master Plan 2021
- Socially beneficial
- Regionally connected
- Environmentally sustainable
- Financially Viable
- Institutionally Executable and;
- Politically acceptable