Bombay, known today as Mumbai, is the capital of the state of Maharashtra, India. It is the most populated city of India with a population of over 13 million people. The financial and entertainment capital of India, Mumbai blends many communities and cultures together in perfect harmony.
Mumbai experiences a tropical climate with hot, humid summers and mild winters. High humidity is caused due to the city’s proximity to the Arabian Sea. The monsoons extend from June to September. The climate ranges from dry to humid throughout the year.
Mumbai prospered due to its textile mills and harbours in the 1980s. Lately, however, Mumbai’s economy has diversified into information technology, entertainment, engineering, health care, shipping and more.
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