Mumbai: About Host City
The Mumbai city, in Maharashtra state in India is also known by the name "Bombay". Mumbai is the capital of Maharashtra state and the most populous city in India as well. Mumbai holds the fourth position in the population wise ranking of cities in the world, with a 20.5 million population.
The city of Mumbai, situated on the west coast of India, facing the Arabian Sea, also hosts one of the popular harbors in India. The economy of the city is very high in comparison with other Indian cities and the city also posses the highest gross domestic production rate in South Asia.