State govt’s big slum move ahead of Mumbai polls.
Slum Sanitation Programme of BMC to issue tenders for 100 such incinerators.
Govt heightens perks for developers, proposes accommodation for ineligible slum dwellers too
The total number of households covered in the survey was 1,452 and the findings represent the overall situation of slum conditions in Mumbai, says the paper.
To keep record of all occupants eligible for free rehabilitation.
Payal Tiwari’s documentary, Toilet Torture, offers a disturbing view of the daily sanitation struggles of women in Mumbai’s slums.
Bombay High Court orders for supply of water to persons living in illegal slums in Mumbai.
After chairing SRA meeting, CM says govt will acquire the land encroached by 4 lakh slums if owners don’t fall in line
As per the 2011 census, the BMC has 41.3 per cent slum households and 62% residents live in slums.
The final version of the Dharavi development plan shows the entire area required for housing in the ambitious project.
Maharashtra HDI report says the slum population of the state would account for a fifth of the country’s total slum population.
Every second resident in Mumbai lives in a slum. According to official data, about 65 lakh people reside in 13 lakh hutments.
Govt pushes through the Bill on final day of budget session.
CM doles out three populist decisions.
The representatives told BMC to conduct an in-depth survey and publish a map of all slum-occupied land with the size of areas and the population there.