From Jogeshwari to Azad Maidan: A detour through Govandi – Rama Akhtar

I live in a Muslim ghetto in Jogeshwari (East). I am aware that this sounds jarring and may reek of stereotyping right from the first sentence since ‘Muslims’ and ‘ghettoes’ have been co-related more often than not. My house is inside a narrow by-lane seconds from the main road and across this road lies a Hindu ghetto. Since a ‘ghetto’, especially in slum areas, is … Continue reading From Jogeshwari to Azad Maidan: A detour through Govandi – Rama Akhtar