India's Dharavi, One Of The World's Largest Slums, Enters Online Retail.
The entrepreneurs and artisans from one of the world’s largest slums, Dharavi (pop. 1 M) located in the heart of India’s financial capital, Mumbai, have made a formal entry into India’s thriving e-commerce market. Over 200 small and medium entrepreneurs from the bustling slum are now on Snapdeal, one of the country's large online retail marketplaces. The exclusive Dharavi Snapdealstore will sell luggage, shoes, accessories, pottery, apparel and jewelry made in the slum.