Mumbai is the industrial and economic capital of India. It is also famous for name Mayanagri. In 2008, Mumbai was named an alpha world city. It is also the wealthiest city in India and has the highest number of millionaires and billionaires among all cities in India. Mumbai is built on what was once an archipelago of seven islands: Isle of Bombay, Parel, Mazagaon, Mahim, Colaba, Worli, and Old Woman’s Island (also known as Little Colaba).
Bombay in the 19th century was characterized by economic and educational development. During the early 20th century it became a strong base for the Indian independence movement. Mumbai is the financial, commercial and entertainment capital of India. Today, let’s see the unbelievable transformation of this city, which never sleeps, in 200 years.