Thursday, 10 August 2017

Rehabilitation of Families Displaced due to Sardar Sarovar Project

Resettlement and Rehabilitation (R & R) of all Project Affected Families (PAFs) due to Sardar Sarovar Project has been completed as per Narmada Water Dispute Tribunal Award, liberalized R & R policies of the State Governments of Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra, Hon’ble Supreme Court order dated 8thFebruary, 2017and Grievances Redressal  Authorities (GRA) Orders.

The State wise details are as under :-

State
No. of Villages affected
Total PAFs
Total PAFs resettled in
Total PAFs resettled
Gujarat
Maha-rashtra
Madhya Pradesh
Gujarat
19
4763
4763
0
0
4763
Maharashtra
33
4307
754
3530
0
4284+23*
Madhya Pradesh
178
23614
5551
0
18063
23614
Total
230
32684
11068
3530
18063
32684

   * Remaining 23 PAFs in Maharashtra comprise 03 dead with no legal heirs and 20 untraceable. Adequate house plots and 99 hectare (ha) (against 35 ha required) of agriculture land is available to resettle them.


 This information was given by Union Minister of State for Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Dr. Sanjeev Kumar Balyan in a written reply in Lok Sabha today. 


Courtesy: pib.nic.in

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