Did the state government mislead the AG on the Dharavi bid?

The Mumbai High Court this week started hearing the case over the Adani group’s controversial win of the tender to redevelop Asia’s largest slum.

Happy New Year.

I usually write about stocks, markets and their regulators in Street Smart. But with all the advice and predictions that has been going around for the past few days, I thought it would be better to not to add to the clutter but instead look at an idea that is going to fundamentally alter India’s financial capital over the course of the next several decades—the changing face of Dharavi, often touted as Asia’s largest slum.

The Dharavi project, which was in the works for nearly two decades, has already had a controversial start. In November 2022, the …


T Surendar

Surendar helps lead the newsroom at The Morning Context as executive editor. Over the years, Surendar has worked in industries from pharmaceuticals to diamonds, as well as a stint as an equity analyst. In his long career as a business journalist, he has led teams at The Times of India, India Today and Fortune India. He was part of the founding team at Forbes India and interned at and published in The Times, London.

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