Mahim - The footpath opposite Mahim station is completely taken over by slums. the dirty water from these slums spill on the road also the children from these slums are frequently on the road playing These are potential traffic hurdles. Pedestrians are forced to walk on the road. the slum dwellers make bamboo baskets. The bamboo sticks are lying on the road and footpath poses a problem for two-wheeler riders and children as well. Since these baskets are required for Navratri festival all these workers are scattered over the road as well.