In pictures: Life in Dharavi


High rise

Life in a tower block. This family say they preferred their ground-level shack because it was larger than their free apartment, and because the crime rate is higher in this concrete block. Many of those who have been given a free home have sold it to a middle class family and moved away. They make a sizeable profit in Mumbai, a city of sky-high property prices, but may end up moving far from the city centre.

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