The morning of 20th May 2014 came as a blow to the 600 residents of Dr.Babasaheb Ambedkar Nagar slums. As the rest Mumbai came to life that day; as lunches got packed, vendors got ready to sell their morning chai and children grudgingly put on their school uniforms, bulldozers and...
In Rajasthan, government-provided housing was forcefully torn down to widen a road.
In Mumbai, slum dwellers are unremittingly struggling to secure housing.
With only two days notification, the Raipur municipality destroys the homes and work of a potter community.
Legal intervention, sought by activists including our correspondent Ajeet Bahadur has helped 200 slum dwellers escape eviction in Allahabad.