Bombay Velvet: Flashback images of maximum city from the 90s

29-Aug-2016
  • A young boy tries to cool himself in a pool of water at a road construction site. All Pics/AFP

    A young boy tries to cool himself in a pool of water at a road construction site. All Pics/AFP

  • The sun sets on the Arabian sea as people crowd the Haji Ali mosque

    The sun sets on the Arabian sea as people crowd the Haji Ali mosque

  • A family inside a hut in Colaba during the broadcast of a budget

    A family inside a hut in Colaba during the broadcast of a budget

  • People line up to enter the Haji Ali Mosque off south Mumbai to celebrate Eid El-Fitr

    People line up to enter the Haji Ali Mosque off south Mumbai to celebrate Eid El-Fitr

  • A man pushes a cart in the middle of the traffic in CST

    A man pushes a cart in the middle of the traffic in CST

  • Children from a shantytown in Sion play in waist-high water on a street

    Children from a shantytown in Sion play in waist-high water on a street

  • Fast food kiosks on Mumbai beachfront are washed out after gale force winds whipped up tidal waves along the coast

    Fast food kiosks on Mumbai beachfront are washed out after gale force winds whipped up tidal waves along the coast

  • School children with heavy backpacks gingerly make their way to school

    School children with heavy backpacks gingerly make their way to school

  • Children play on a ferris wheel abandoned on the beach at Girgaun chowpatty

    Children play on a ferris wheel abandoned on the beach at Girgaun chowpatty

  • Activists place wooden logs on tracks to prevent train services during a general strike

    Activists place wooden logs on tracks to prevent train services during a general strike

  • Two poster painters work on portraits of Indian political leaders

    Two poster painters work on portraits of Indian political leaders

  • Indian nationals deported from Saudi Arabia asks a port security officer in Mumbai how to find his way to Andra Pradesh

    Indian nationals deported from Saudi Arabia asks a port security officer in Mumbai how to find his way to Andra Pradesh

  • Boys peep through broken glass at a school inside Chunabhatti mosque

    Boys peep through broken glass at a school inside Chunabhatti mosque

  • Diwali being celebrated in Malabar Hill in south Bombay

    Diwali being celebrated in Malabar Hill in south Bombay

  • A child with a Congress election symbol on his forehead, is lifted by his mother for Sonia Gandhi to see during an election rally at Shivaji Park

    A child with a Congress election symbol on his forehead, is lifted by his mother for Sonia Gandhi to see during an election rally at Shivaji Park

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