On 31st January 2013 the residents of Sangliwadi slum in Sangli visited one of the construction sites in Miraj to see the homes that they will received under the IHSDP which is currently being implemented in Sangli & Miraj.
During October 2011 the contractor constructing 93 residential units at Sanjay Nagar Patra Chawl in Sangli under the Government of India’s Integrated Housing and Slum Development Program stopped work due to a disagreement with the implementing agency, the local government, the Sangli, Miraj, & Kupwad Municipal Corporation (SMKMC), over cost escalation associated with both materials[…]
On the 20th January 2013 Mrs. Noorjahan Kaladagi, a community worker with Shelter Associates, was honoured by the local government for her dedication to the cause of improving the quality of life of the slum communities in Sangli and Miraj.
On 17th January 2013 residents (312 families) of the slum known as ‘Indira Nagar Gharkul’ in Miraj dismantled their homes and relocated to their transition site to allow the land to be redeveloped under the Integrated Housing and Slum Development Program (IHSDP). Once construction is complete the capacity of this site will more than double[…]