Keeping in view its strategic location and close proximity with the national capital, Haryana is planning to develop Sonipat-Kundli area as a multi-functional urban complex.
Announcing this today, a spokesperson of the Haryana Town and Country Planning Department said the state government is also considering to allot land to set up a tourism university in the area.
The development plan proposes to equip the town with necessary infrastructure required to serve its own population as well as that of the surrounding region.
He said the 'Regional Plan 2021' prepared by the National Capital Region Planning Board (NCRPB) has also identified Sonipat- Kundli Urban Complex as a regional centre in the Central National Capital Region (CNCR).
This multi-functional urban complex will share its boundary with the national capital, he said, adding, due to its location and planning, the Sonipat-Kundli Urban Complex offers unlimited investment opportunities in the CNCR.
Terming the proposed complex as the "future city", the official said the plan envisages development of residential, commercial and institutional utilities along with public and semi public facilities.