Urbanization | VOL. 13, ISSUE 81, November-December 2013 |
The author is Vice President at Indicus Analytics, New Delhi. firstname.lastname@example.org The views expressed are of the author’s and not of Indicus.
India’s periurban centres can play a crucial role in creating a balanced urbanisation structure. Yet, they are often left out in the planning process. The essay highlights the concerns of these neither-rural-nor-urban centres and brings forth the ramifications of ignoring these spaces in the Indian context.