Tuesday, December 23, 2008

Orangi Town


Orangi Town is a small densely populated town in the northwestern part of Karachi, that is considered Asia's largest slum[1]. It is bordered by New Karachi Town to the north across the Shahrah-e-Zahid Hussain, Gulberg Town to the east across the Gujar Nala stream, Liaquatabad Town to the south, and SITE Town to the west. The population of Orangi Town was estimated to be more than 720,000 at the 1998.