The Philippines government has connected with Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation to execute the Dharavi model of containing the episode of Covid-19 in its thickly populated ghettos.
BMC chief Iqbal Singh Chahal said today, “The Philippines government will be following the Dharavi model for containing Covid-19 in thickly populated ghettos of Philippines.” BMC has shared the subtleties of the Dharavi model with the Philippine government’s wellbeing division, he said. Chahal likewise shared a news report from Philippine Daily Inquirer . The news report peruses, “The DOH proclaimed that it would follow the fruitful Dharavi-Mumbai battle conceptualized by Assistant Municipal Commissioner Kiran Dighavkar. Dharavi in India is Asia’s biggest ghetto where the Hollywood film “Slumdog Millionaire” was shot. It has an absolute populace of 1 million inside a 2.5-square-kilometer zone. This implies eight to 10 individuals in a 9-square-meter region.”