Damage from the Jat reservations protests

Last Modified: Fri Feb 26 2016 20:49:40 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 17,000
    or more trees were felled by protesters to block highways, city roads and railway tracks during the 10-day agitation in Haryana by Jat protesters asking for reservation, a senior state Forest Department official said today [26-Feb].
  • Rs. 20,000 crore
    loss suffered by Haryana on account of burning and destroying of public and private property due to one the Jat stir, said industry body Assocham.
  • Rs. 34,000 crore
    losses suffered by Northern states, based on inputs received from various industry stakeholders across the states, due to the Jat agitation during the last few days - PHD Chamber president Mahesh Gupta said in a statement.