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City and Industrial Development Corporation (CIDCO)

CIDCO was founded in 1970 by the Maharashtra State Government for the express purpose of planning and implementing the New Bombay project. It is (...)

Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA)

The MMRDA is responsible for planning and developing civic infrastructure in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR), which covers 4355 square (...)

Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation

The duties of the Corporation are set out in the Bombay Municipal Act, first passed in 1872, and amended on various later occasions. It is (...)

Mumbai Suburban Railway

The Mumbai Suburban Railway system, part of the public transport in Mumbai, carries more than 6.1 million commuters everyday. It has the highest (...)


The largest city in India, the city’s population is also one of the highest in the world with over 12.6 million residents. The density is 28,834 (...)

People, Languages, Culture

People A resident of the city may be called either a Bombayite or a Mumbaikar. Within the city, people often correlate themselves to the (...)