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Dharavi, Mumbai

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About Dharavi Mumbai

Dharavi is one of the largest slum areas in the central suburbs of Mumbai. It lies between Mahim and Sion and spread over 1.7 sq kms. The place coordinates with 19 degree 02’38.4”North latitude and 72 degree 51’23.0” East longitude. Dharavi is approx 9 kms from Mumbai International Airport. The locality is surrounded by Matunga, Sion, Mahim, Bandra, and parts of Mithi River in the North. Dadar Terminus is approx 10 kms from Dharavi. In the earlier times, Dharavi used to be a marshy and swampy locality with many mangroves, but as times changed many inhabitants from different parts of the country came and settled here in Dharavi. The place was initially occupied by fisherman folks called as Kolis and later many migrants from Gujarat, Tamil Nadu came and settled down here in Dharavi and started their own Business like leather tanning, embroidery, pottery and readymade garments. The locality of Dharavi is well known for film shooting and scenes which are mostly shot in and around Dharavi. Movies like Agneepath, Kaminey, Slum Dog Millionaire, Deevar, Mankata, Footpath, Nayagan and Bombay were shot in and around Dharavi. The Postal Code of Dharavi is 400017.

About Dharavi:

Dharavi Connectivity:

The locality of Dharavi which lies in the central suburb of Mumbai caters to both central and Western suburban railway line. Sion station in the central and Mahim station in the Western line are close to Dharavi. Many BEST Buses from Andheri, Goregaon, Vile Parle and Malad pass via Dharavi at frequent intervals.

Surrounding Localities around Dharavi:

  • Sheshawadi
  • 60 feet road
  • 90 feet road
  • Bhatiya Nagar
  • Shammi Nagar
  • Shahu Nagar
  • Geetanjali Nagar

Schools and Colleges in Dharavi:

Most of the schools that are situated here in Dharavi cater to local Marathi medium mode of teaching. Some of the schools and colleges located here in Dharavi are:

  • Sri Sri Ravishankar Vidya Mandir
  • St Anthonys English Primary School
  • Ambedkar School
  • Shree Ganesh Vidya Mandir School
  • Sant Kakkaya Vikas Sanstha

Real Estate Trend in Dharavi:

The real estate market is slowly picking up in and around Dharavi in recent years due to the boom in the market. Since the area of Dharavi mostly consists of slums and chawls, one will not find many posh Apartments in this area. For more details about Dharavi in Mumbai, kindly refer to website www.propertykhazana.com.


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