The bustling Marine Drive (renamed Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Road) sweeps along a sea-facing promenade that runs from Nariman Point to Malabar Hill. Built on land reclaimed from the sea in the 1920s, it is also the main arterial link between the suburbs and the city’s prime commercial and administrative centres. People flock to the area for their daily walks, couples meet here after work and families gather around vendors selling coconut water and bhelpuri (a savoury puffed rice snack) ...

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