Thursday, Oct 06, 2022

slum dwellers


Paid for a flat but never got one: Slum dwellers bear brunt of Centre-Delhi tussle

September 15, 2021 2:32 am

Out of the 55,424 flats, 38,824 flats are finished, while the remaining are under construction. However, only 3,829 flats are currently occupied.

NSRCF to vaccinate 3,000 slum dwellers

June 09, 2021 2:24 am

As part of this initiative, 500 people will be inoculated Wednesday with the help of S L Raheja Hospital, Mahim.

Petition seeks rehabilitation of slum dwellers evicted for bullet train project

June 08, 2021 12:50 am

Taken up by a division bench of Chief Justice Vikram Nath and Justice Biren Vaishnav on Monday, the matter has now been posted for further hearing on June 10.

Pune: No social distancing in slums, PMC sets up shelters for slum-dwellers in civic schools

April 25, 2020 11:05 pm

"I am issuing order using powers under National Epidemic Prevention Act to make available civic schools as temporary shelters for residents of COVID-19- affected areas...," said Municipal Commissioner Shekhar Gaikwad.

‘Eviction’ notice to slum-dwellers: 52 families residing near Motera stadium file appeals at AMC office

February 20, 2020 2:03 am

The applications carried the name and thumb-impression of the slum-dwellers. Some of their applications also had a picture of them posing with their families in front of their shanties.

Pune: Play to fight anxiety among slum dwellers

April 15, 2019 8:37 am

It was a result of one-and-a-half years of field research and interaction with the community in Suraksha Nagar. The stories in the play were from the community itself.

NGT notice to AAP government on plea for action against slum dwellers

May 31, 2018 5:51 pm

The tribunal was hearing a plea filed by former AAP MLA Vinod Kumar Binny alleging that persons living in the slum cluster were burning wires to extract copper during the midnight hours leading to air pollution.

Ghatkopar slum dwellers to get washing machines in community toilets

March 15, 2016 1:53 am

Ghatkopar’s Azad Nagar slum is soon set to follow a western habit, where washing machines are used collectively by residents to save space and money.

Ahmedabad: Aawas Adhikar Zumbesh to take out rally to demand houses for slum dwellers

September 19, 2015 6:54 pm

Jhala also said that the Anandiben government had promised to build 47000 houses for the slum dwellers during the current year but nothing had been done so far.

The city’s outcasts

June 20, 2015 12:00 am

Slum dwellers are being written out of Mumbai’s dockyard redevelopment