Wednesday, July 06, 2005
A bit of good news from Bombay
I missed this item in Mumbai's Economic Times. The Bombay High Court weighed in on squatters rights a few weeks back. Denouncing "cosmetic surgery" like temporary plots during the monsoon season or forcing squatters to live outside the city limits, chief justice Dalbeer Bhandari commanded the government to come up with a long term strategy to rehouse squatters whose homes were demolished back in December and January.