Multisector project for infrastructure rehabilitation in Jammu and Kashmir

This resettlement plan is prepared to deal with impacts of land acquisition and resettlement issues resulting from the rehabilitation of the road sub-project. The plan provides an analysis of the impacts, identifies the nature and types of losses, and establishes and entitlement matrix as a guide to payments for compensation and resettlement benefits. The primary objective of this resettlement plan aims to mitigate the adverse social impacts caused by the project such as structure loss, loss of livelihoods and of other assets including restoration of the income and living standards of the affected persons due to land acquisition within a short period of time without any disruptions in their own economic and social environment.