India slum dwellers hustle for a home

Urban projects push millions out of their homes as government eyes prime properties across the country.

    More than 200 million people live in slums throughout India. But urban development projects on prime property are leading to mass evictions and leaving millions homeless.

    It is a charge the government denies. 

    Al Jazeera's Prerna Suri reports from Kolkata.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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