Mumbai, the commercial and financial capital of India, ninth most populous agglomeration in the world, with an estimated city population of 18.4 million. has most of the high-rise buildings in India, since land in the city is expensive. More than 3000 high-rise buildings have already been constructed in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region. It is the city with the 11th highest number of skyscrapers in the world. Most of skyscrapers in Mumbai are residential.
Mumbai is undergoing a massive construction boom, with more than 9 supertalls, hundreds of skyscrapers and thousands of high-rises under construction. Currently Mumbai is home to the largest number of under construction supertalls and skyscrapers in the world.
There are as many as 33 under-construction skyscrapers in the city currently that are between 250 to 440 metres, which is approximately 60 to 120 floors, compared with 200 in Shanghai, 500 in Hong Kong and 500 in New York.
Here are some amazing views of the buildings which are shaping up Mumbai’s skyline
Views from Bandra – Worli
Parel used to have a number of mills, but these have been replaced by new office developments
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