Redevelopment plan divides Mumbai locality

Model project for regeneration in Indian metropolis enjoys wide community support, yet some residents are sceptical.

    Local people in a southern district of the Indian city of Mumbai have decided to do something about improving the rundown area they live in. It is hoped the self-funded project, which enjoys 85 percent community support, will set an example for regeneration in other parts of the city. But as Al Jazeera's Faiz Jamil reports, not everyone is convinced that such schemes are a good idea.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Interactive: How does your country vote at the UN?

    Interactive: How does your country vote at the UN?

    We visualised 1.2 million votes at the UN since 1946. What do you think are the biggest issues facing the world today?

    'We were forced out by the government soldiers'

    'We were forced out by the government soldiers'

    We dialled more than 35,000 random phone numbers to paint an accurate picture of displacement across South Sudan.

    Interactive: Plundering Cambodia's forests

    Interactive: Plundering Cambodia's forests

    Meet the man on a mission to take down Cambodia's timber tycoons and expose a rampant illegal cross-border trade.