Mumbai Multiplex | Level playing field
Meet Team Leher, whose girls choose school and football over shelling prawns for a living
A group of men put up a stage on the teeming road that leads up to Ambedkar Nagar Colony, a maze of hutments spread over 60,000 sq. ft in Mumbai’s tony Cuffe Parade area. A banner announces that the “Great Indian Spider-man" will address the crowd—Gaurav Sharma, a 32-year-old martial arts trainer, is contesting the general election as an independent candidate from Charni Road, another poorly developed part of the otherwise rich Mumbai South district.