Kanpur Development Authority

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Kanpur Development Authority
Kanpur Vikas Pradhikaran
Agency overview
Formed 1973
Type Urban Planning Agency
Jurisdiction Kanpur Nagar Jurisdiction, Kanpur Dehat jurisdiction, Allahabad High Court
Headquarters Moti Jheel, Kanpur
18°31′13″N 73°51′24″E / 18.52028°N 73.85667°E / 18.52028; 73.85667
Minister responsible
  • Azam Khan, Urban Planning Ministry of Uttar Pradesh
Agency executive
Website kdaindia.co.in

Kanpur Development Authority is an urban development agency in Kanpur Region of India.As the industries in Kanpur grew faster the village population also attracted towards the city. In present time the population of Kanpur city has crossed 30 lac. Noticing the rate of growth in population it has been decided that the development authorities should be constituted. According to U.P. Urban Development Act 1973 Kanpur Development Authority has been constituted.

Master Plan[edit]

Kanpur Development Authority has Master plans (2021) for Kanpur, Akbarpur and Bithoor.[2]

Proposed Master Plan for Kanpur City, Year 2021 by KDA

  • Residential  : 41.67%
  • Industrial  : 5.64%
  • Amenities  : 3.7%
  • Transport & communication  : 9.98%
  • Recreational  : 9.56%
  • Public Services  : 3.81%
  • Trade  : 2.61%
  • Other uses  : 9.27%

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