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Sooni Taraporevala

Photographer, screenwriter and filmmaker

Sooni Taraporevala is a photographer, screenwriter and filmmaker who lives in Mumbai with her family.

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Coastal Road Will Cut Through Mumbai's Soul

I'm visiting someone in Breach Candy Hospital, Mumbai, looking out at the ocean and trying to imagine an 8-lane highway instead of the monsoon waves. I find myself doing that obsessively these days -- at Mahalaxmi, Haji Ali, Bandra, Juhu -- ever since I heard of the government's plan to reclaim land along the coast to construct their new mega project - the coastal road.
07/09/2015 8:16 AM IST