Analysis of slum area in Delhi and alternative strategies of rehabilitation

While analyzing the data and information on socio-economic conditions of slum dwellers in selected localities of Delhi NCR, the principal objective of the proposed study is to prepare a framework of social cost benefit analysis to evaluate alternative strategies aimed at developing the India’s capital in to a World Class Model City free of slums. Placed within this context, the present study is aimed at portraying a broad socio-economic profile of slum dwellers leading to a comprehensive social cost benefit analysis. It would analyze the costs associated with alternative strategies for rehabilitation of slum areas with adequate provisioning of pollution-free environment with basic amenities such as safe drinking water, health care facilities, electricity, sanitation, and work opportunities for displaced dwellers near their resettlements.