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My government’s effort would be to create a slum free India in five years...– President of India, Pratibha Patil’s address to the Joint Session of 15th Lok Sabha in New Delhi, June 2009
Mumbai’s Dharavi slum is the most entrepreneurial place I’ve ever...– “New Land of Opportunity” by Ed Glaeser, Forbes Magazine
noun /,infôr’malitē/ informalities, plural 1. Relaxed, friendly or unofficial style of nature; absence of formality - INFORMAL EMPLOYMENT It is estimated that over 90 percent of India’s workforce is employed in the informal sector. ~ approx 370 million workers, i.e. > population of the United States. - INFORMAL HOUSING One fifth of India’s urban population live in...