At kathputli colony, new delhi the colony is undergoing a rehabilitation project by the dda opposed by majority of the residents the workshop participants. As the slum redevelopment project of delhi's kathputli colony in shadipur takes course, a look back at a series of events from their settlement. Kathputli colony, delhi, india within the labyrinth of the insanitary and evil- smelling alleyways of kathputli's slum, the extraordinary or even magic can happen. This paper examines delhi's first slum in situ redevelopment project under public- private partnership undertaken by the delhi development authority in kathputli. Case study about the biggest slum of delhi and its development scheme by the government.
Issuu is a digital publishing platform that makes it simple to publish magazines, catalogs, newspapers, books, and more online easily share. Over 1,350 families, who were living at kathputli colony here, have been shifted by the dda to a transit camp, from february 2014 to june this. Uprooted lives: delhi's kathputli colony residents watched their homes razed to the ground after years of resistance against the disputed. When their land is sold to developers, the magicians, acrobats, and puppeteers of kathputli colony must find a way to unite -- or splinter apart forever tomorrow .
Their family units can include more than a dozen members dads and moms pass their art down to the kids in kathputli colony that's simply. New delhi: on the 24 february, 2014, the lg of delhi put off the demolition of the kathputli colony till the 1st april but demolished it will be. Saumya khandelwal is among the few professional woman photojournalists in india over the past five years she has built a diverse body of work that spans. Kathputli is a 40-year old colony in delhi of about 2,800 families the community consists of puppeteers (kathputli in hindi) and other artists.
The morning of december 19 was an unexpected one at kathputli colony in shadipur, west delhi the residents woke up to find police. We also support the call for a cbi (central bureau of investigation) probe into the kathputli colony as called by ms meenakshi lekhi of the bjp and ashish. The delhi development authority's (dda) plan to provide permanent housing to residents of slums at kathputli colony got under way on. A man on a mission: renowned puppeteer puran bhatt is determined to save delhi's kathputli colony from bulldozers.
Overview: digital jalebi was invited to create an installation for an artisans village -“kathputli colony” in shadipur, delhi 90 years of association, the colony is. How similar they look to the scenes that i'm reading about in kathputli colony as well today as the authorities seem to have finally decided to. The kathputli colony has lived in these homes and alleyways for half a century and is composed of painters, folk singers, acrobats, jugglers,.
They called their new home the kathputli colony” puppeteers, and acrobats have called the slum, the kathputli colony, their home. Houses torn apart with a sledgehammer in the kathputli colony by eleonora fanari “the vans and bulldozer came first, rumbling along the. Kathputli colony, home to puppeteers, dancers, singers and folk artists, has been in turmoil ever since it was taken up for in-situ redevelopment. Pete for india travel: kathputli colony & travelling around india - see 126 traveler reviews, 224 candid photos, and great deals for new delhi, india,.
The kathputli colony, recently, has become one the targets by delhi development authority (dda) in its initiative towards slum free delhi. Delhi's kathputli colony, home to the largest community of performing artists in the world including snake-charmers and fire-eaters, has been. Where thousands of artist families once thrived, now only memories remain this is the story of new delhi's fascinating kathputli colony:.
Tracing the socio-spatial history of the settlement of the area that is now called kathputli colony in west delhi, the chapter examines the. Dda is planning to construct 3080 ews flats in kathputli colony meant for the slum dwellwers what would dda do with additional inventories. Find kathputli colony latest news, videos & pictures on kathputli colony and see latest updates, news, information from ndtvcom explore more on kathputli.