Island city: Mumbai then and now12 min read 07 Dec 2012, 07:50 PM IST
Twenty years after the riots, Mumbai's landscape is unrecognizable. Enclaves of exclusion challenge the city's idea of itself as a progressive, cosmopolitan metropolis
One recent evening, a barber named Shaikh Mansoor took time off from cutting hair in his tiny shop in Bharat Nagar, on the edge of Mumbai’s Bandra East neighbourhood, to point to the precise spot where three of his neighbours had been shot dead by policemen from the local chowki 20 years ago.
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