noun (plural jhuggis)Indian
A slum dwelling typically made of mud and corrugated iron.
- This is a slum settlement of jhuggis that had been completely razed to the ground on February 28 affecting about 227 families.
- Over 1000 jhuggis in the colony were damaged, and the people rendered homeless.
- The enforcement wing of the Estate Office today removed over 30 jhuggis near market places in Sector 15 and 20.
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