What does the 'Millennium City' in India Teach about the Right to City?

The article discusses the issue of lack of 'true' public spaces in Indian cities through the case of Gurgaon, a fast growing suburb of New Delhi.

The lack of public infrastructure and retrograde planning policies have led to the development of cities where everything comes at a price. While the city transforms into a patchwork of gated communities the urban realm becomes a leftover space...

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