List of slums in India

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There are many slums in India.

Dharavi, with a mosque in the background

List[edit]

This is a list of slums in India.[citation needed]

Bhubaneshwar[edit]

Delhi[edit]

Kolkata/Howrah[edit]

Mumbai[edit]

Chennai[edit]

Jabalpur[edit]

Jaipur[edit]

Guwahati[edit]

Others[edit]

An integrated slum dwelling and informal economy inside Dharavi of Mumbai. Dharavi slum started in 1887 with industrial and segregationist policies of the British colonial era. The slum housing, tanneries, pottery and other economy established inside and around Dharavi during the British rule of India.[2][3][4]

See also[edit]

Housing

International:

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://bmc.gov.in/Download/BMC%20Slums.pdf
  2. ^ Cite error: The named reference jn2010 was invoked but never defined (see the help page).
  3. ^ Sharma, K. (2000). Rediscovering Dharavi: stories from Asia's largest slum. Penguin, ISBN 978-0141000237, pages 3–11
  4. ^ Pacione, Michael (2006), Mumbai, Cities, 23(3), pages 229–238