PART-II
(To be filled by the concerned Deputy Conservator of Forest)
State Serial No. of proposal : OR-046/2015
1. Location of the project/Scheme : Orissa
 (i) State / Union Territory : Orissa  (ii) District : Keonjhar  (iii) Forest Division : Keonjhar  (iv) Area of forest land proposed for diversion (in ha.) : 401.7824  (v)

Category of the Proposal: Mining
2. Legal status of forest land proposed for diversion
S. No. DivisionForest Land(ha.)Legal Status
1Keonjhar375.5607Proposed Reserved Forests (Sec-4 of IFA)
2Keonjhar26.2217Village Forest
Total 401.7824
Division 1. : Keonjhar
3. District wise area to be diverted in the division
S. No. DistrictArea(ha.)
1Keonjhar401.7824
Total401.7824
4. Details of Vegetation available in the forest land proposed for diversion
 (i) Density of vegetation
S. No. Area(in ha.)Density Eco-Class
123.480.3Eco 1
2378.30240.4Eco 1
Total. 401.7824


(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.
1Dalbergia sisooSisoo081100
2SalSal02500723143296
3Pterocarpus marsupiumPia-Sal07316100
4Gmelina arboreaGhambhari094100
5Ougeinia ougenensisBandhan0146200
6Adina cordifoliaKuruma010218400
7Terminalia tomentosaAsan0803481112
8Syzygium cuminiJamu047712033113
9Anogeissus latifoliaDhaura0163351212
10Diospyros melanoxylonKendu09276371213
11Bridelia retusaKasi0629100
12Mangifera indicaAmba0965018
13Terminalia arjunaArjun010000
14Madhuca indicaMahula04391413
15Terminalia belericaBahada0383301201
16Terminalia chebulaHarida01553000
17Schleichera oleosaKusuma01725210729
18Buchanania lanzanChara0118192700
19Emblica OfficianalisAnla0101010
20Careya arboreaKumbhi0487000
21Aegle marmelosBela0792200
22Ficus bengalensisBara031206
23Misc. SpeciesMisc033067902416245
Total 0 105282036 496128 138
Sub Total (No of Trees.) 13326


5. Working plan prescription for the forest land proposed for diversion : Yes
6. Brief note on vulnerability of the forest area to erosion : No
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 : Bear,Kutura,Rabbit, Snake,Nuala,Godhi
 (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 : 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 : Yes
  (a)Details of violation(s): 1. Illegal dumping of ore on forest land of Gandha
   (b) Period of Work done(year) : 2011
   (c) Area of forest land involved in violation (in ha.) : 2
Name of person responsible for violation Designation & Address of person responsible for violationAction taken against the person responsible for violation
NIL
12. Whether work in violation is still in progres(Yes/No) : No
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
1KalahandiKhamarpadar329.7743Khata No. 246, Abada Ajogya Anabadi, details in ownership document
(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:
Additional information Details
S. No. DocumentsRemarks
1 Annexure- XV
2 Annexure- XX
3 Annexure- XXI(A)
4 Annexure- XXI(B)
5 Annexure- I
6 Annexure- IV(A)
7 Annexure- XXXI
8 Annexure- XXXVII
9 Annexure- XXXX
10 Annexure- XXXXV
11 Annexure- XXXXVI
12 Annexure- XXXXVIII
13 Undertaking
14 Annexure- XXXI
15 Annexure- XVI(B)
16 Annexure- XXIX
17 Annexure- XXXXII
18 Forwarding
19 Annexure- XXX(A)
20 Check List

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.)
1Keonjhar830300336615.629310102.8195716664.485517/08/20154148.925983.9016
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
KeonjharRourkelaDFOYesOne04/07/2015
 RourkelaCFYesOne28/08/2015
 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
KeonjharRourkelaDFO Recommended
RourkelaCF RecommendedAs per the Diversion Proposal the Cost Benefit Ratio of the project is 1:13.60Yes
Nodal Officer RecommendedRecommended for diversion of 401.7824 ha balance forest land including 7.2807 ha of safety zone with the mining lease area over 618.576 ha for iron ore mining in Gandhamardan Block-A mines of M/s OMC Ltd.
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
OrissaState SecretaryRecommended07/04/2016recommended vide letter no 6513 dated 07.04.2016. State Govt. OfficerNo Data
17. Stage-I Clearance Report
Regional OfficeRecommendation ByMoEF File No.Date of Stage-I ClearanceClearance Letter
BhubaneswarHead Office8-27/2016-FC05/04/2019
24. Stage-II Clearance Details
Proposal No.Date of Stage-II ClearanceProposal StatusClearance Letter
FP/OR/MIN/13031/2015Approved In-PrincipleNo Data