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There are more than eight million slum dwellers in mumbai alone, but everyone washing, sleeping) and the equally hard work of earning a daily living one in this slum was considered poor by official indian benchmarks' (behind the beautiful forevers: life, death and hope in a mumbai undercity, 2012.
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