PART-II
(To be filled by the concerned Deputy Conservator of Forest)
State Serial No. of proposal : CG-02/2014
1. Location of the project/Scheme : Chhattisgarh
 (i) State / Union Territory : Chhattisgarh  (ii) District : Korba,Bilaspur  (iii) Forest Division : Katghora,Marwahi  (iv) Area of forest land proposed for diversion (in ha.) : 459.523  (v)

Category of the Proposal: Railway
2. Legal status of forest land proposed for diversion
S. No. DivisionForest Land(ha.)Legal Status
1Marwahi45.208Protected Forest
2Marwahi31.97Revenue Forest
3Katghora27.698Protected Forest
4Katghora354.646Revenue Forest
Total 459.522
Division 1. : Katghora
3. District wise area to be diverted in the division
S. No. DistrictArea(ha.)
1Korba382.344
Total382.344
4. Details of Vegetation available in the forest land proposed for diversion
 (i) Density of vegetation
S. No. Area(in ha.)Density Eco-Class
179.6860.2Eco 1
213.6470.5Eco 1
325.5640.5Eco 3
4263.4470.2Eco 3
Total. 382.344


(ii) Species-wise local/scientific names and girth-wise enumeration of trees at FRL
S. No. Scientific Name Local Name (0-30)cm. (31-60)cm. (61-90)cm. (91-120)cm. (121-150)cm. (>150)cm.
1Misc. Species0664625501490738699
2Shorea RobustaSal022811072277113164
3Terminalia TomentosaSaja07022611345265
4Dalbergia LatifoliaShisham020120
5Pterocarpus MarsupiumBija01911910
Total 0 96503894 1911906 928
Sub Total (No of Trees.) 17289


5. Working plan prescription for the forest land proposed for diversion : Rehabilitation of degraded forest, plantation working Improvement felling series
6. Brief note on vulnerability of the forest area to erosion : Proposed Diversion is for linear project (Railway line Construction). As the area diverted is to be levelled before rail line establishment, not vulnerable for any soil erosion
7. Approximate distance of the proposed site for diversion from boundary of forest(in km.) : 0
8. Significance of the forest land proposed for diversion from wildlife point of view
 (i). Details of wildlife present in and around the forest land proposed for diversion : Elephant,Bear,leopard,spotted deer,Hyena,etc.,
 (ii). Whether forms part of national park, wildlife sanctuary, biosphere reserve,tiger reserve, elephant corridor, wildlife migration corridor etc. : No
 (iii). Whether the forest land proposed for diversion is located within eco-sensitive zone(ESZ) of the Protected Area notified under Wildlife(Protection) Act,1972 (Note: In case, ESZ of a Protected Area is not notified,then,10kms distance from boundary of the Protected Area should be treated as ESZ): No
 (iv). Whether any national park, wildlife sanctuary, biosphere reserve, tiger reserve, elephant corridor, wildlife migration corridor etc., is located within 1 Km. from boundary of the forest land proposed for diversion : No
 (v). Whether any rare/endangered/unique species of flora and fauna found in the area : Yes
9. Details of any protected archaeological/heritage site/defence establishment or any other important monument located in the area, if any
 (i). Whether any protected archaeological/heritage site/defence establishment or any other important monument is located in the area : No
10. Comment as to the reasonability of the extent of the forest land proposed for diversion
 (i). Whether the requirement of forest land as proposed by the user agency is unavoidable and bare minimum for the project : Yes
11. Details of violation(s), if any ,committed
 (i). Whether any work in violation of the Act or guidelines issued under the Act has been carried out : No
12. Whether work in violation is still in progres(Yes/No) : NIL
13. Details of compensatory afforestation scheme
Patch wise details for Degraded Area (To be earmarked by DFO)
(i). Total Financial Outlay for C.A(lacs): 5516.32
Patch Wise Details
S.no Patch No.Area(ha.)Name of PF/RFRangeCompartment NoUploaded KML file of patch
1119.560Reserve ForestPithaura281    View file
2215.319Reserve ForestPithaura280    View file
3333.713Protected ForestPithaura206    View file
4439.461Reserve ForestPithaura212    View file
5540Reserve ForestBilaigarh408    View file
6650Reserve ForestBilaigarh446    View file
71431.350Revenue ForestMarwahi339/1    View file
81511.510Revenue ForestMarwahi3/1    View file
916135.400Protected ForestMarwahi1514    View file
1012130.650PFMarwahi2061 and 2062    View file
11750.46Reserve ForestBilaigarh434    View file
12850Reserve ForestBilaigarh458    View file
139152Reserve ForestBilaigarh454    View file
141039.250Protected ForestMarwahi1425    View file
151118.670Reserve ForestMarwahi122/1    View file
1613101.700Protected ForestMarwahi1417    View file
(ii). Copy of CA scheme details: (iii). Scanned copy of the Geo-referenced map of the forest land proposed for C.A. prepared by using DGPS or Total Station: (iv). Copy of Survey of India Toposheet indicating boundary of forest land proposed for C.A.:
 (V). Copy of NOC from Competent Authority :

Additional information Details
S. No. DocumentsRemarks
1
2
3
4
5
6 Cost_Benifit
Division 2. : Marwahi
3. District wise area to be diverted in the division
S. No. DistrictArea(ha.)
1Bilaspur77.178
Total77.178
4. Details of Vegetation available in the forest land proposed for diversion
 (i) Density of vegetation
S. No. Area(in ha.)Density Eco-Class
12.250.5Eco 1
21.30.5Eco 3
373.6280.4Eco 3
Total. 77.178


(ii) Species-wise local/scientific names and girth-wise enumeration of trees at FRL
S. No. Scientific Name Local Name (0-30)cm. (31-60)cm. (61-90)cm. (91-120)cm. (121-150)cm. (>150)cm.
1Salsal04479913964
2Terminalia Tomentosasaja01614211221
3Butea MonospermaPalash01841521032621
4Madhuka IndicaMahua01021393144
5Mangifera IndicaAam018812415
6Syzigium CuminiJamun0694128
7Ficus BengalensisBargad000579
8Ficus ReligiosaPipal0004311
9Aegle MarmelosBel020200
10Terminalia bellericaBaheda001153
11Terminalia ChebulaHarra0000310
12Emblica OfficinalisAwmala001000
13Pongamia PinnataKaranj022200
14Albizia ProceraKarhi011110
15Gmelina ArboreaKhamhar0224000
16Bombax CeibaSemal001111
17Azadirachta IndicaNeem012131
18Othersother0897470231194303
Total 0 1203765 518341 511
Sub Total (No of Trees.) 3338


5. Working plan prescription for the forest land proposed for diversion : No
6. Brief note on vulnerability of the forest area to erosion : This is a linear project for construction of rail line form Gevra Road to Pendra road. The construction of rail line will not enhance the erosion in the forest area.
7. Approximate distance of the proposed site for diversion from boundary of forest(in km.) : 0
8. Significance of the forest land proposed for diversion from wildlife point of view
 (i). Details of wildlife present in and around the forest land proposed for diversion : Tiger (Panthera tigris), Leopard (Panthera pardus), Black Panther (Panthera pardus), Barking Deer (Muntiacus muntjak) Sambar (Rusa Unicolor), Asian Elephant (Eliphas maximus), Sloth Bear(Melursus ursinus), Hare (Lepus nigricollis), Indian Peacock (Pavo cristatus) etc. Sailers, Coaster, White Orange tip, Sunbeam, Blue pansy etc. Common pigeon, Red vanted bulbul, Indian roller etc.
 (ii). Whether forms part of national park, wildlife sanctuary, biosphere reserve,tiger reserve, elephant corridor, wildlife migration corridor etc. : No
 (iii). Whether the forest land proposed for diversion is located within eco-sensitive zone(ESZ) of the Protected Area notified under Wildlife(Protection) Act,1972 (Note: In case, ESZ of a Protected Area is not notified,then,10kms distance from boundary of the Protected Area should be treated as ESZ): Yes
  Details of Protected Area and comments on the impact of Project on the ESZ : The Project Area do not fall part of National park, wildlife sanctuary, tiger reserve, elephant corridor, etc. But the project area falls within the 10 K.M. radious of Achanakmar Amarkantak Biosphire reserve and Detailed enclosed.
 (iv). Whether any national park, wildlife sanctuary, biosphere reserve, tiger reserve, elephant corridor, wildlife migration corridor etc., is located within 1 Km. from boundary of the forest land proposed for diversion : No
 (v). Whether any rare/endangered/unique species of flora and fauna found in the area : No
9. Details of any protected archaeological/heritage site/defence establishment or any other important monument located in the area, if any
 (i). Whether any protected archaeological/heritage site/defence establishment or any other important monument is located in the area : No
10. Comment as to the reasonability of the extent of the forest land proposed for diversion
 (i). Whether the requirement of forest land as proposed by the user agency is unavoidable and bare minimum for the project : Yes
11. Details of violation(s), if any ,committed
 (i). Whether any work in violation of the Act or guidelines issued under the Act has been carried out : No
12. Whether work in violation is still in progres(Yes/No) : NIL
13. Details of compensatory afforestation scheme
Patch wise details for Degraded Area (To be earmarked by DFO)
(i). Total Financial Outlay for C.A(lacs): 298976580.42
Patch Wise Details
S.no Patch No.Area(ha.)Name of PF/RFRangeCompartment NoUploaded KML file of patch
11101.700PFMarwahi1417(1967)    View file
2231.350OtherMarwahi339/1    View file
3311.510OtherMarwahi3/1    View file
44135.400PFMarwahi1530 (2065)    View file
5582.750PFMarwahi1438 (1988)    View file
66135.400PFMarwahi1514 (2049)    View file
(ii). Copy of CA scheme details: (iii). Scanned copy of the Geo-referenced map of the forest land proposed for C.A. prepared by using DGPS or Total Station: (iv). Copy of Survey of India Toposheet indicating boundary of forest land proposed for C.A.:
 (V). Copy of NOC from Competent Authority :

Additional information Details
S. No. DocumentsRemarks
NIL

14. District Profile
S.no District NameGeographical area of the district (in ha.)Forest area of the district (in ha.)Total forest area diverted since 1980 (in ha.)No. of Approved CasesForest Land including penal C.A. (in ha.)Progress of compensatory afforestation as on(date)A) Forest land (in ha.)B) Non-forest land (in ha.)
1Korba714544418737.64480.967471256.18614/07/20171256.1860
2Bilaspur8568852987563157.507181465.57514/07/20171465.5750
15. Site inspection report of the DFO/CCF/Nodal Officer highlighting important facts pertaining to the forest land
Division NameCircleSite inspected ByWhether site inspectedNo. of times site visited Site inspection reportDate of visit
MarwahiBilaspur(CG)DFOYesOne04/03/2017
KatghoraBilaspur(CG)DFOYesOne04/03/2017
 Bilaspur(CG)CFYesOne25/07/2017
 Nodal OfficerNoNo Data
(Specific recommendation of the DFO/CCF/Nodal Officer with(Part II,III & Part IV))
16. Specific recommendation of the DFO/CCF/Nodal Officer for acceptance or otherwise of the proposal with reason
DivisionCircleRecommendation ByRecommendationReasonLetter Whether CF agreed
MarwahiBilaspur(CG)DFO Recommended
KatghoraBilaspur(CG)DFO RecommendedThe proposed area for diversion is bare minimum and unavoidable for the implementation of the project.
Bilaspur(CG)CF RecommendedRecommended.Yes
Nodal Officer Recommended
Specific recommendation of the State Government(Part V)
17. Specific recommendation of the State Government for acceptance or otherwise of the proposal with reason ( Part V)
StateRecommendation ByRecommendationRecommendation DateRemarksSigning AuthorityNotificationRecommendation Letter
ChhattisgarhState SecretaryRecommended12/10/2017Recommeneded State Govt. OfficerNo Data
17. Stage-I Clearance Report
Regional OfficeRecommendation ByMoEF File No.Date of Stage-I ClearanceClearance Letter
RaipurRegional OfficeFC-III-CH-22-2017-NGP26/02/2018
18. Payment made by User Agency
Proposal No.Application No.Total Amount (Rs.)Recieved Amount (Rs.)Transaction DateTransaction IDBank NameMode of PaymentUploaded Demand Letter
FP/CG/RAIL/6817/2014RAIL681720143581443702041144370204128 Mar 2018SBINH0386081051Corporation BankNEFT/RTGS (Challan)
23. Stage-II Clearance Details
Proposal No.Date of Stage-II ClearanceProposal StatusClearance Letter
FP/CG/RAIL/6817/2014Approved In-PrincipleNo Data