(To be filled by the concerned Deputy Conservator of Forest)
State Serial No. of proposal : OR-057/2019
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.) : 14.661  (v)

Category of the Proposal: Transmission Line
2. Legal status of forest land proposed for diversion
S. No. DivisionForest Land(ha.)Legal Status
1Rayagada0.243Reserved Forest
2Rayagada14.418Revenue Forest
Total 14.661
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
114.6610.2Eco 3
Total. 14.661

(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.
1Mangifera IndicaAmba024513
2Terminalia TomentosaSahaj056331
3Albizzia lebbekSiris021000
4Tectona grandisTeak040000
5Lagerstroemia ParvifloraSiddha010000
6Cleistanthus collinusKarada3152000
7Diasporus MelanoxylonKendu010031
8Syzigium CuminiJamun001000
9Ficus religiosaAswastha000001
10Madhuca indicaMahul124235
11Pongamia pinnataKaranja000002
12Semecarpus anacardiumBhalia020100
13Ficus benghalensisBara000009
14Morinda tinctoriaAchu000200
15Artocarpus HeterophyllusPanasa002000
16Azadirachta indicaNeem023000
17Alangium lamarckiiAnkul0101000
18Bombax ceibaSimili000002
19Tamarindus indicusTentuli001002
20Zizyphus JujubaBuro000200
21Terminalia arjunaArjun001000
22Shorea robustaSal027341952
23Pterocarpus marsupiumBija001100
24Buchanania lanzanChar181000
25Lannea coromandelicaMoi012000
26Dalbergia paniculataSata pharadia001000
27Anacardium OccidentaleKaju022000
28Samania SamanBada Chakunda010000
29Schleichera oleosaKusum000120
30Cassia siameaChakunda001100
31Eucalyptus spp.Eucalyptus001023
32Terminalia belericaBahada000100
33Careya arboreaKumbhi000010
34Grewia tiliaefoliaDhaman001300
35Xylia XylocarpaRudu000110
36Barringtonia acutangulaHinjal010000
37Aegle marmelosBela001000
38Bridelia retusaKasi000100
39Ficus RacemosaDimiri000001
40Butea monospermaPalas001000
41Bauhinia ParvifloraSila001000
Total 5 8673 4321 32
Sub Total (No of Trees.) 260

5. Working plan prescription for the forest land proposed for diversion : Rivolkana RF is included in the Rehabilitation Working Circle
6. Brief note on vulnerability of the forest area to erosion : The area is not vulnerable to erosion
7. Approximate distance of the proposed site for diversion from boundary of forest(in km.) : 0.5
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, Porcupine, Wild boar, Peacock, hare & Jackal are available in the area
 (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): 63.56108
Patch Wise Details Patch No.Area(ha.)Name of PF/RFRangeCompartment NoUploaded KML file of patch
1130Rivalkona RFKalyansinghpur-    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  7073003196912139.381956.3925/02/2020252119.58
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 will supply uninterrupted power to the railway which will improve the quality of transportation. The proposed forest area is also unavoidable and barest minimum and no displacement of people will take place.
KoraputCF RecommendedThis project will supply uninterrupted power to railway which will facilitate improvement and quality of transportation. Hence, the proposal may be accepted.Yes
Nodal Officer RecommendedRecommended for diversion of 14.661 ha of forest land for construction of 132 KV 2 Phase Transmission Line from existing 220/132/33 KV Grid Sub Station at Therubali to 132/25 KV Switch Yard of RTSS Bhalumaska under Rayagada Forest Division of Rayagada District, Odisha by M/s Odisha Power Transmission Corporation Ltd OPTCL for approval under Section 2 ii of Forest Conservation Act, 1980.
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 SecretaryRecommended12/08/2020 Recommended vide Forest and Environment Deptt. letter No.12248 dtd.12.08.2020 State Govt. OfficerNo Data
17. Stage-I Clearance Report
Regional OfficeRecommendation ByMoEF File No.Date of Stage-I ClearanceClearance Letter
BhubaneswarRegional Office5-ORC426/2020-BHU10/09/2020
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/TRANS/39618/2019TRANS3961820195293171172317117203 Jun 20221351Union Bank Of IndiaUnion Bank Of India (Challan)
FP/OR/TRANS/39618/2019TRANS396182019863100001000008 Dec 2021000429316810Union Bank Of IndiaNEFT/RTGS (Challan)
FP/OR/TRANS/39618/2019TRANS3961820193679543328954332824 Dec 2020UBINA20359981333Corporation BankNEFT/RTGS (Challan)
FP/OR/TRANS/39618/2019TRANS396182019842146251861462518602 Nov 2020ANDBR52020110200737520Corporation BankNEFT/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: 30   (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 : Rivalkona   Location Details : Kalyansinghpur Range   Uploaded GPS File :   Uploaded Scanned copy of Map :
Status of CA Land so identified
Name of Forest. Legal Status of Forest Land
Rivalkona RFRF
20. Mutation Details Verified By Nodal Officer
Proposal No.Verified DateMutation LetterRemarks
FP/OR/TRANS/39618/201901 Feb 2022No Dataverify
21. Compliance Details Submitted by User Agency
Proposal No.Compliance Details submitted on(Date)Uploaded Letter
FP/OR/TRANS/39618/201921 Oct 2022
22. Compliance Details Verified by Nodal Officer
Proposal No.RemarksVerified DateUploaded Letter
FP/OR/TRANS/39618/2019The compliance to the conditions imposed by GoI MoEF & CC IRO Bhubaneswar as well as State Govt. is sent herewith vide this office letter No.21003 dated 15.09.2022 for according final approval.29 Oct 2022
23. Stage-II Clearance Details
Proposal No.Date of Stage-II ClearanceProposal StatusClearance Letter
FP/OR/TRANS/39618/2019Approved In-PrincipleNo Data