(To be filled by the concerned Deputy Conservator of Forest)
State Serial No. of proposal : OR-037/2020
1. Location of the project/Scheme : Orissa
 (i) State / Union Territory : Orissa  (ii) District : Rayagada    (iii) Forest Division : Rayagada  (iv) Area of forest land proposed for diversion (in ha.) : 5.858  (v)

Category of the Proposal: Railway
2. Legal status of forest land proposed for diversion
S. No. DivisionForest Land(ha.)Legal Status
1Rayagada5.858Revenue Forest
Total 5.858
Division 1. : Rayagada
3. District wise area to be diverted in the division
S. No. DistrictArea(ha.)
4. Details of Vegetation available in the forest land proposed for diversion
 (i) Density of vegetation
S. No. Area(in ha.)Density Eco-Class
15.8580.2Eco 3
Total. 5.858

(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.
1Madhuca indicaMohula000100
2Madhuca indicaMohula001000
3Madhuca indicaMohula000100
4Madhuca indicaMohula000001
5Madhuca indicaMohula000001
6Madhuca indicaMohula000001
7Madhuca indicaMohula000001
8Ochna obtusataMai000001
9Albizzia lebbeckSirisa000001
10Albezzia LabbeckSirisa000001
11Albezzia LabbeckSirisa000001
12Mangifera IndicaAmba000001
13Schleichera oleosaKusum000001
14Schleichera oleosaKusum000010
18Anogeissus latifoliaDhauda000001
19Anogeissus latifoliaDhauda000010
Total 0 01 33 12
Sub Total (No of Trees.) 19

5. Working plan prescription for the forest land proposed for diversion : NIL
6. Brief note on vulnerability of the forest area to erosion : Not vulnerable
7. Approximate distance of the proposed site for diversion from boundary of forest(in km.) : 0.01
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 : Barking deer, Percupine, Wildboar, Hare & Jackal.
 (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 : 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): 85.12120
Patch Wise Details Patch No.Area(ha.)Name of PF/RFRangeCompartment NoUploaded KML file of patch
1112Baliakhada RFTikiriBP 1 to BP 20    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

14. District Profile 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.)
1Rayagada  7073003196912139.381972.7819/01/202141.392122.858
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
 KoraputCFNoNo 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
RayagadaKoraputDFO RecommendedThis project is very vital to efficiently handle increasing taffic, goods, passenger, in the aforesaid segment, part of which between Lanjigarh to Rayagada.
KoraputCF RecommendedThis project will be helpful to handle increasing traffic both goods and passenger in the segment. Hence, recommended for acceptance.Yes
Nodal Officer RecommendedRecommended for diversion of 5.858 ha of forest land for construction of 3rd Line between Titlagarh to Vizianagaram under Rayagada Forest Division of Rayagada District, Odisha by East Coast Railway for approval under Section 2 ii of Forest Conservation Act, 1980 subject to taking up eco friendly measures to mitigate impacts of linear infrastructure on wildlife.
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 SecretaryRecommended16/08/2021RecommendedState Govt. OfficerNo Data
17. Stage-I Clearance Report
Regional OfficeRecommendation ByMoEF File No.Date of Stage-I ClearanceClearance Letter
BhubaneswarRegional Office5-ORC471/2021-BHU07/09/2021
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/OR/RAIL/35352/2018RAIL35352201847755202855202801 Jun 2022HDFC615172383654Union Bank Of IndiaNEFT/RTGS (Challan)
FP/OR/RAIL/35352/2018RAIL3535220188991943567194356727 Apr 2022HDFC411664085997Union Bank Of IndiaNEFT/RTGS (Challan)
FP/OR/RAIL/35352/2018RAIL353522018095821728217225 Jan 2022N025221805784229Union Bank Of IndiaNEFT/RTGS (Challan)
FP/OR/RAIL/35352/2018RAIL3535220185272500000250000003 Nov 2021ICIC130600101137Union Bank Of IndiaNEFT/RTGS (Challan)
FP/OR/RAIL/35352/2018RAIL353522018168108746081087460821 Oct 2021ICIC029300103438Union Bank Of IndiaNEFT/RTGS (Challan)
19. Uploaded Status of Land to be transferred to Forest Department under FCA (Mutation Details).
  (i). Whether CA Land is mandatorily required in this Proposal : Yes   (ii). Total Land identified for raising CA: 12.98   (iii). No. of Maintenance years: 10   (iv). Total No. of Patches/Parcel: 1
  No. of patches : 1
Patch wise details
Patch No. Shape of land identified for CA Area of Patch/Parcel(in ha.)
  Status of CA Land so identified : Forest Area   Site Name : BALIKHANDA   Location Details : TIKIRI RANGE   Uploaded GPS File :   Uploaded Scanned copy of Map :
Status of CA Land so identified
Name of Forest. Legal Status of Forest Land
20. Mutation Details Verified By Nodal Officer
Proposal No.Verified DateMutation LetterRemarks
FP/OR/RAIL/35352/201830 Nov 2021No Dataaccepted
21. Compliance Details Submitted by User Agency
Proposal No.Compliance Details submitted on(Date)Uploaded Letter
FP/OR/RAIL/35352/201803 Aug 2022
22. Compliance Details Verified by Nodal Officer
Proposal No.RemarksVerified DateUploaded Letter
FP/OR/RAIL/35352/2018The compliance to the conditions imposed by GoI MoEF & CC IRO Bhubaneswar is sent herewith vide this office letter No.13656 dated 12.07.2022 for according final approval.05 Aug 2022
23. Stage-II Clearance Details
Proposal No.Date of Stage-II ClearanceProposal StatusClearance Letter
FP/OR/RAIL/35352/201810 Aug 2022APPROVED