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A view towards the World Trade Center
Cuffe Parade ( is an upmarket neighbourhood in South Mumbaimarker. It is in the southernmost region of the city just north of Navy Nagarmarker. To the north of Cuffe Parade lies Badhwar Park, Ambedkar Nagar the slum area of the Cuffe Parade.

History

Cuffe Parade old
Cuffe Parade was named after T. W. Cuffe of the Bombay City Improvement Trust, which reclaimed around 90,000 square yards (75,000 m²) on the western shore of Colabamarker. Much of Cuffe Parade was developed on reclaimed land in the 1960s, with many of the buildings reaching over thirty stories high.

Overview

To the east is Colaba Causewaymarker and to the west is the Arabian Seamarker. Among the notable residents are members of the Ambani and Husain families.

It is suspected that some of the original attackers in the November Mumbai attacks disembarked from a boat in the area, according to local eyewitnesses.

Local landmarks

  • Taj President Hotel
  • World Trade Centre
  • G. D. Somani School
  • BD Somani International School
  • Maker Arcade
  • WIRC of ICAI
  • Tendulkar's Cuisine, Shivaji Marg, Off Colaba, Cuffe Parade


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