The Dharavi Redevelopment project after much controversy has reached some metamorphosis. Sample flats of the first high rise constructed by Mhada in sector 5 of Dharavi are open for display.
This is the first complex built in the 240-hectare slum situated in central Mumbai.
The flats are 300 square feet each consisting of a living room, bedroom and kitchen.
Drawing room & kitchen in background
The Maharashtra government expects the first phase of the slum redevelopment of Dharavi to be ready by the year end.
MHADA is constructing in its first phase, a high rise with three wings of 14 to 18 floors each in Sector 5. There would be about 356 tenements of 300 sq ft each.