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slum dwellers

Man barges into Block Office in MP's Damoh with hatchet to threaten govt official

PMAY, implemented in 2015, aims to fulfil the housing requirement of urban poor including slum dwellers.

10 May 2019 1:25 PM

Can’t supply water to solitary slum dweller, says BMC

Nearly 2.25 lakh water connections in the city have been provided to slums.

29 Oct 2018 6:23 AM

SRA halfway through the biometric survey

The data is gathered by the authority to detect the slum dwellers eligible for rehabilitation.

23 Jul 2018 2:01 AM

Court stays demolition of vikhroli slums

As the fundamental and constitutional rights of the residents were being violated, the petition sought a stay on the demolition.

03 Jun 2018 6:28 AM

Encroachment on mangroves doubles

The mangrove body is going to carry out demolitions in Ghatkopar, Wadala, Charkop, Malvani among others.

01 Jan 2018 1:32 AM


Is BJP banking on shanties for votes?

Those who are living in the state for more than 15 years can get a domicile certificate.

14 Dec 2017 1:25 AM

In historic move, Odisha to give property rights to slum dwellers

The state cabinet has approved two ordinances to assign land and property rights to about two lakh slum dwelling households.

09 Aug 2017 8:03 AM

Won’t move to Mahul, say slum dwellers

Acting on the high court’s directives, the civic body has started demolition of encroachments near Tansa pipeline in Ghatkopar and Vidyavihar.

20 Apr 2017 3:09 AM

Teens raise Rs 4 lakh for drinking water in slums

It was then that Sana and Manya zeroed on the idea of providing the residents with water filters.

07 Feb 2017 2:48 AM