There are approximately 15 million walking trips around Mumbai EVERY DAY. That’s because the majority of the households there earn less than $100 a month, making walking the sole means of travel.
For all the pedestrians though, there’s little pedestrian infrastructure. In fact, a walkability index for Indian cities scored a ridiculously low average. The Atlantic Cities takes a look at just how bad things are and how a handful of walking advocates are working to change conditions.