ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Resettlement and Rehabilitation Experiences from Mumbai

Displaced from Private Property

Baseline data for planning the resettlement and rehabilitation of persons affected by the Mumbai Urban Transport Project lumped persons situated on private property with slumdwellers leading to protests and delays. This study, based on empirical research, confi rms that compensation offered was far below rightful entitlements and suggests that R&R should be a separate full-scale project in large urban settings.

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