ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Urbanisation in India-Review and Prospects

Urbanisation in India Review and Prospects V Nath Developing strategies for management of rapid urban growth constitutes a major challenge for development- planners and policy-makers. The strategies must satisfy two essential conditions. First, they must contribute to meeting the needs for gainful employment, housing, and essential services of the rapidly increasing urban population at acceptable economic and social cost Second, they must ensure that urban growth contributes to national and regional economic growth, particularly through multiple, growth-inducing urban-rural interactions.

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