The authorities have prolonged the final date to post tips and objections on the draft Master Plan of Delhi 2041 to August 23, the DDA stated on Thursday. Several city planning specialists and activists have been inquiring to lengthen the date because of the coronavirus pandemic and the voluminous nature of the imaginative and prescient document.
“The Delhi Development Authority posted the public word for inviting objections, tips with appreciation to the draft Master Plan for Delhi-2041 (MPD-2041) on June 9, 2021, for forty-five days. The Central authorities have prolonged the length for submitting objections, recommendations by way of 30 days,” the DDA stated in a statement.
Objections and hints with appreciation to the draft Master Plan for Delhi 2041 can be submitted until August 23, it said.
Any man or woman wishing to post any objections or tips may additionally ship it through the DDA internet or in writing to the commissioner- cum-secretary, DDA, the assertion said.
The character submitting objections or tips need to supply his or her name, tackle and smartphone or different contact details, it added.
From growing a ”24-hour city” with a night-time economy, good-sized transport infrastructure, low-priced housing for all and healthful surroundings to checking unauthorised colonies and air pollution – these are the phase of the guiding standards the DDA has laid out for the Master Plan of Delhi 2041.
The imaginative and prescient record mostly covers the insurance policies of environment, economy, mobility, heritage, way of life and public spaces, amongst others.
Highlighting the significance of security of ladies in a hastily urbanising world, a collective of civil society companies and public coverage professionals on July 15 advised the DDA to add a separate chapter on gender-related troubles in the draft Master Plan of Delhi 2041.
The system of practice of the Master Plan of Delhi 2041 was once initiated in 2017, and it remained on song despite the lockdown and different restrictions on account of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The first Master Plan for Delhi was once promulgated in 1962 underneath the Delhi Development Act of 1957, observed utilizing the Master Plans of 2001 and 2021, every of which is a sizeable change of the respective preceding format document.
“These plans had been organized for 20 years’ viewpoint durations and supplied a holistic framework for the deliberate improvement of Delhi. The MPD 2041 is a ‘strategic’ and ‘enabling’ framework to inform future increase of the city, constructed upon the instructions learnt from the implementation of the preceding plans,” the draft says.