PART-II
(To be filled by the concerned Deputy Conservator of Forest)
State Serial No. of proposal : JH-01/2018
1. Location of the project/Scheme : Jharkhand
 (i) State / Union Territory : Jharkhand  (ii) District : West Singhbhum  (iii) Forest Division : Saranda  (iv) Area of forest land proposed for diversion (in ha.) : 14.5  (v)

Category of the Proposal: Mining
2. Legal status of forest land proposed for diversion
S. No. DivisionForest Land(ha.)Legal Status
1Saranda4.5175Reserved Forest
2Saranda9.8025Protected Forest
3Saranda0.18jungle-jhari land
Total 14.5
Division 1. : Saranda
3. District wise area to be diverted in the division
S. No. DistrictArea(ha.)
1West Singhbhum14.5
Total14.5
4. Details of Vegetation available in the forest land proposed for diversion
 (i) Density of vegetation
S. No. Area(in ha.)Density Eco-Class
114.50.7Eco 1
Total. 14.5


(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.
1Shorea RobustaSal0191681543
2OthersBija022100
3Adina cordifoliaKaaram014311
4Dalburgia SisooSheesham010001
5Terminalia TomentosaAsan035514
6Syzigium CuminiJamun016202
7Diasporus MelanoxylonKendu043122
8Madhuka IndicaMahua001253
9Semecarpus AnacardiumBhalia001011
10Aegle MarmelosBel0515922
11OthersChara018341151
12OthersDhaura001010
13Ficus RacemosaDumari010111
14Gmelin ArboreaGamhar002100
15Terminalia ChebulaHarida020010
16Ficus ReligiosaJari010000
17OthersKusum010112
18Mangifera IndicaAam010015
19Ceiba PentandraSimili025001
20Misc. SpeciesMisc.071120904252
Total 0 133215 13579 121
Sub Total (No of Trees.) 683


5. Working plan prescription for the forest land proposed for diversion : As per proposed Working Plan of Saranda,the Proposed area of diversion comes under the head of CWS Working Circle & Protection Working Circle.
6. Brief note on vulnerability of the forest area to erosion : The proposed diversion area is undulating hilly terrain. If canopy is opened it is prone to soil erosion. For soil conservation, check dam and others SMC work need to be taken.
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 : As per Working Plan of Saranda Divison, animals normally found in this area are Elephant, Leopards, Bear, Wolves, Wild Boars, Hyenas, wild dogs, Spotted Dears, Samber, Porcupine, jackal, wild goats etc. Entire Saranda Forest is part of core area of Singhbhum Elephant Reserve declared vide notification no. Vanya Prani -33/2000-3640 dt. 26.09.2001 of Forest & Environment Department , Govt. of Jharkhand. However The proposed area is located in the Ghatkuri 32,33(G-32,G-33),Karampada(KP-36) Reserve Forest and Tatiba PF area which comes under proposed development mining zone – I as per “Management Plan for Sustainable Mining (MPSM) in Saranda & Chaibasa in West Singhbhum District, Jharkhand” approved by MOEF & CC, GOI vide letter no. F.No. 11-65/2014-FC (pt) dt. 08.06.2018
 (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
(i). Patch wise details of non-forest or Revenue forest land to be provided by User Agency for CA
Patch Wise Details
S.no District Name VillageArea(in ha.)khasraKML filePresent Owner file
1GarhwaSuli14.63h 27,33,37,44,51,53,54,55,58,41,46,48,401
(ii). Upload a scanned copy of the Geo-referenced map of the forest land proposed for C.A. prepared by using DGPS or Total Station: (iii). Upload a copy of Survey of India Toposheet indicating boundary of forest land proposed for C.A: (iv). Copy of CA scheme details:
Additional information Details
S. No. DocumentsRemarks
1 CA land idendified marked in Toposheet, counter singed by concerned DFO, Garhwa South Forest Division

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.)
1West Singhbhum5351002594002099.491125030/07/201800
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
SarandaChaibasaDFOYesOne18/06/2018
 ChaibasaCFYesOne01/09/2018
 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
SarandaChaibasaDFO Recommended
ChaibasaCF RecommendedThe proposal for diversion is forwarded for acceptance. Yes
Nodal Officer RecommendedRecommended
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
JharkhandState SecretaryRecommended13/06/2019 State Govt. OfficerNo Data
17. Stage-I Clearance Report
Regional OfficeRecommendation ByMoEF File No.Date of Stage-I ClearanceClearance Letter
RanchiRegional OfficeFP/JH/MIN/25171/201717/10/2019
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/JH/MIN/25171/2017MIN2517120177894017127401712730 Dec 2019KKBKR52019123000627567Corporation BankNEFT/RTGS (Challan)
23. Stage-II Clearance Details
Proposal No.Date of Stage-II ClearanceProposal StatusClearance Letter
FP/JH/MIN/25171/2017Approved In-PrincipleNo Data