Marketplace AM for March 14, 2005
Posted In: Canada
India's economy is surging. A recent economic survey predicted India will grow at 7% this year. But many say that to keep that growth going, India needs to improve its infrastructure. To that end, the government has devoted 6 billion dollars to a massive urban renewal project in India's financial capital, Bombay. Half of its 16 million residents live in the slums. As Miranda Kennedy reports, the government's first step is clearing them out.