Regional Planning

History of Regional Planning India

Changes and History of Regional Planning in India

The impetus that led to the origin of regional planning in India was the rapid urbanization and industrialization that India faced after independence in 1947. Along with this urbanization, regional disparities increased within rural and urban areas mainly in terms of concentration of economic opportunities. Apart from this, planning was practiced as piecemeal projects earlier …

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NCR Region India

NCR Regional Plan – National Capital Region 2021 | India

The unprecedented growth of metropolitan cities in the country has become a source of serious concern to Government, on the one hand, and metro-city corporators, planners, demographers and social scientists, on the other. The Census 2001 reveals that the number of million-plus cities has almost tripled over the last three decades, jumping from a mere …

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Regional Plan - Need, Importance & Implementation

Regional Planning – Need, Importance & Implementation

What is Regional Planning? Regional planning deals with the planning of areas which constitutes both urban and rural areas. The term regional planning is associated with Urban Planning, the difference remains in the area being discussed. Urban Planning, city planning or town planning concerns a city or a delimited urban area which covers a city …

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