State-wise Forest Land Diverted under Forest
Conservation Act, 1980 in Northern India

(As on 01.01.2000 to 03.12.2009)

States/UTs

Area Diverted (In Hectare)

Punjab

61197.05

Rajasthan

6505.07

Haryana

6917.75

Himachal Pradesh

4578.48

Jammu and Kashmir

0.00

Uttar Pradesh

30858.58

Uttarakhand

30642.50

Delhi

22.82

Chandigarh

45.11

Northern India

140767.36

India

279712.92