The word speaks for itself, after hearing the word Slum one might start building images in their mind about the mysterious place. This tour will entirely change your perception of the slum. Dharavi as a neighborhood is quite different from other slums across the world; it is one of the biggest and the densest vicinity in the center of the city of dreams Mumbai, which thrives on energy generated by more than 1 million people living in peace and harmony.
On this tour, you will observe hive of small scale industries like recycling, textile, leather and pottery whose total annual turnover of an active informal economy has been estimated at over US$1 billion, following with residential structures, schools, hospitals, playground and most importantly the way people live.
The entire tour is a perfect case study for management students (MBA) as the place showcases micro financing and entrepreneurship; it is fascinating to witness how businesses with limited resourses flourish and become the important elements in the economy of the city.
Dharavi is a live example of community strength, as you will see people of different race sharing the resources with happy smiling faces.
All in all Dharavi is a synchronized chaos!