Gautam Adani Dharavi Project: Gautam Adani , the world’s second richest person, has got the work of redevelopment of Asia’s largest slum i.e. Mumbai’s Dharavi. In the tender held for the Dharavi Redevelopment Project, Adani had bid Rs 5,069 crore.
With this, this work has been handed over to Adani Group. Please tell that Dharavi is the largest slum in Asia and the third largest in the world.
Dharavi is about to be rejuvenated. Adani Infra has got this work. In the tender, Adani Infra had bid 5 thousand 69 crores while DLF had bid 2,025 crores while Naman Group was thrown out of this tender process. The project report regarding the reconstruction of Dharavi was prepared in 2014 itself, but now the tender has been completed.
Dharavi is called the heart of Mumbai.
Dharavi is a huge slum. Where people have erected multi-storeyed huts by putting three sheds one above the other. The shadow of disease and filth is always spread here. But still one by one talent emerges from the streets of Dharavi.
This township was established by the British. According to the report, 10 lakh people live in Dharavi where there are 58 thousand families and 12 thousand commercial complexes. Dharavi is spread over 550 acres. But the population here is as much as any city.
In Dharavi, 10 to 15 people live in 100 square feet slums. 80% of the people here use public toilets.
Dharavi’s face will change
Dharavi’s face will change Adani Infra has got the tender to change the face of Dharavi. The government wants that the title of Asia’s largest settlement should end from Dharavi and the people living here should get a good life.
The cost of the reconstruction project of Dharavi is 20 thousand crore rupees. And this project will be completed in 17 years. Those who are living here before January 1, 2000 will get the house for free and those who come after will have to pay the cost.