Tag: Demolition

Slum demolitions in Mulund cause uproar

 
/ July 22, 2014

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...

Govt. Hypocrisy Leaves Poor Homeless

 
/ November 14, 2011

In Rajasthan, government-provided housing was forcefully torn down to widen a road.

Fighting For A Home In Mumbai Slums

 
/ July 12, 2011

In Mumbai, slum dwellers are unremittingly struggling to secure housing.

Demolition Leaves Potters Homeless

 
/ March 28, 2011

With only two days notification, the Raipur municipality destroys the homes and work of a potter community.

Slum Escapes Eviction

 
/ August 16, 2010

Legal intervention, sought by activists including our correspondent Ajeet Bahadur has helped 200 slum dwellers escape eviction in Allahabad.