FORM - A
Form for seeking prior approval of Central Government under section 2 of the Forest(Conservation) Act,1980 for Diversion of fresh forest area
PART - I
(To be filled up by User Agency)
A. General Details
A-1. Project Details
  (i). Proposal No. : FP/AP/IRRIG/25639/2017   (ii). Name of Project for which Forest Land is required : CONSTRUCTION OF SRI BALAJI RESERVOIR, MALLEMADUGU RESERVOIR & KAILASAGIRI CANAL UNDER GNSS PHASE-II   (iii). Short narrative of the proposal and Project/scheme for which the forest land is required : The projects Mallemadugu Reservoir and Sri Balaji Reservoir which are prioritized project in GNSS project phase –II. These two reservoirs have self catchment area from which water can be stored in the reservoirs for getting early benefits in addition to feeding the water to the reservoirs through G   (iv). State : Andhra Pradesh   (v). Category of the Proposal : Irrigation   (vi). Shape of forest land proposed to be diverted : Non Linear   (vii). Estimated cost of the Project(Rupees in lacs) : 32067   (viii). Area of forest land proposed for diversion(in ha.): 730.88   (ix). Non-forest land required for this project(in ha.): 632.22   (x). Total period for which the forest land is proposed to be diverted(in years): NIL
A-2. Details of User Agency
  (i). Name : CHIEF ENGINEER NTRTGP TIRUPATI   (ii). Address1 : CHIEF ENGINEER, MTG TELUGU GANGA PROJECT, OPPOSITE TO S.V. MEDICAL COLLEGE, OLD ALIPIRI ROAD, TIRUPATI   (iii). Address2 : NIL   (iv). State : Andhra Pradesh   (v). District : Chittoor   (vi). Pin : 517507   (vii). Landmark : OPPOSITE TO S.V. MEDICAL COLLEGE, TIRUPATI   (viii). Email address : cetgpskht2017@gmail.com   (ix). Landline Telephone No. : 877-2220974   (x). Fax No. : 877-2232281   (xi). Mobile No. : 9440907584   (xii). Website (if any) : NIL   (xiii). Legal status of User Agency : State Government
A-3. Details of Person Making Application
  (i). First Name: VENKATA   (ii). Middle Name: RAMANAIAH   (iii). Last Name: S   (iv). Gender: Male   (v). Designation: EE   (vi). Address 1: GNSS DIVISION, O/o NTRTGP, OPPOSITE TO S.V. MEDICAL COLLEGE, RENIGUNTA TIRUPATI   (vii). Address 2: NIL   (viii). State: Andhra Pradesh   (ix). District: Chittoor   (x). Tehsil: Tirupati (Urban)   (xi). Pin: 517507   (xii). Landmark: OPPOSITE TO S.V. MEDICAL COLLEGE, TIRUPATI   (xiii). Email Address: eegnssrgt2017@gmail.com   (xiv). Landline Telephone No.: 877-2274511   (xv). Fax No.: NIL   (xvi). Mobile No.: 9440904179   (xvii). Copy of documents in support of the competence/authority of the person making this application to make application on behalf of the User Agency:
B. Details of land required for the Project
B-1. Details of proposal seeking prior approval of Central Government under the Act for diversion of forest land for the Project already submitted in the past
List of proposal submitted in Past
S.no Proposal Status. Proposal No. Moef File No. Area Proposed for Diversion(Ha.) Area Diverted(Ha.) Date of In-Principle Approval Date of Final Approval
NIL
B-2. Details of forest land proposed to be diverted
B-2.1 Details of Divisions involved
Details of Divisions involved
S.no Division Name Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1.WLM Tirupati594.75431.21
2.WL Chittoor East136.13201.01
Total730.88632.22
B-2.2 Details of Districts involved
District wise breakup
S.no District Name Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1.Chittoor730.88632.22
Total730.88632.22
B-2.3 Village wise breakup
Villages wise breakup
S.no Village Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1KARAKAMBADI476.66440.664
2KRISHNAPURAM118.0911.473
3RAMAPURAM111.020
4NAGALAPURAM25.115
5OTHER VILLAGES0175.083
Total 730.88 632.22
B-2.4 Component wise breakup
Component wise breakup
S.no Component Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1BUND AND FORESHORE AREA594.75431.21
2CANAL136.13201.01
Total 730.88 632.22
C. Maps of forest land proposed to be diverted
Division 1. : WLM Tirupati
  (i). Area of forest land proposed to be diverted(in ha.) : 594.75   (ii). Nature of the Project: Non Linear   (a). No. of patches : Two
Patch wise details
Patch No. Area of Patch(in ha.) Kml File of PatchesTo view KML file on google the same may be downloaded and then open if in google earth install in your computer.
1.476.66    View File
2.118.09    View File
  (iii). Copy of Survey of India Toposheet indicating boundary of forest land proposed to be diverted:   (iv). Scanned copy of the Geo-referenced map of the forest land proposed to be diverted prepared by using GPS or Total Station:
Division 2. : WL Chittoor East
  (i). Area of forest land proposed to be diverted(in ha.) : 136.13   (ii). Nature of the Project: Non Linear   (a). No. of patches : Two
Patch wise details
Patch No. Area of Patch(in ha.) Kml File of PatchesTo view KML file on google the same may be downloaded and then open if in google earth install in your computer.
1.111.02    View File
2.25.11    View File
  (iii). Copy of Survey of India Toposheet indicating boundary of forest land proposed to be diverted:   (iv). Scanned copy of the Geo-referenced map of the forest land proposed to be diverted prepared by using GPS or Total Station:
D. Justification for locating the Project in forest land and details of alternatives examined:
  (i). Copy of note containing justification for locating the Project in forest land:
E. Employment likely to be generated
  (i). Whether the Project is likely to generate employment ?: Yes   (ii). Permanent/Regular Employment(Number of persons): 0   (iii). Temporary Employment(Number of person-days): 7500
F. Displacement of People due to the Project, if any
  (i). Whether Project involves displacement?: No
G. Details of Cost-Benefit analysis for the Project
  (i). Whether the Project requires Cost-Benefit analysis?: Yes   (a). Copy of Cost-Benefit analysis:
H. Status of Environmental Clearance
  (i). Whether the Project requires Clearance under the Environment (Protection) Act 1986 ? : No
I. Status of Wildelife Clearance
  (i). Whether the Project or a part thereof is located in any Protected Area or their Eco sensitive zone? : No
J. Applicability of special provisions governing Scheduled Areas
  (i).Whether the Project or a part thereof is located in a Scheduled Area? : No
K. Status of settlement of rights under the Forest Rights Act,2006 on the forest land proposed to be diverted
  (i). Whether the process for settlement of Rights under the Forest Rights Acts 2006 on the forest land proposed to be diverted has been completed? : Yes   (a). Copy of documentry evidence in support of settlement of rights under the Forest Rights Act,2006 on the forest land proposed to be diverted:
L. Details of land identified for Compensatory Afforestation
  (i). Whether non-forest or Revenue forest land is required to be provided by User Agency?: Yes   (ii). Whether the area of non-forest land or Revenue forest land required to be provided by User Agency for raising Compensatory Afforestation is less than area of forest land proposed to be diverted ?: No   (iii). No. of districts involved for raising Compensatory Afforestation: 1   (iv). No. of patches: Five
District 1. : Chittoor
  (a). Village: Kalicherla   (b). Area(in ha.): 167.16   (c). Copy of KML file of the patch:     View File   (d). Khasra details: 1   (e). Present owner: User Agency   (f). Copy of Ownership proof:
District 2. : Chittoor
  (a). Village: Bandrevu   (b). Area(in ha.): 170.51   (c). Copy of KML file of the patch:     View File   (d). Khasra details: 529   (e). Present owner: User Agency   (f). Copy of Ownership proof:
District 3. : Chittoor
  (a). Village: Chittiboyanapalle   (b). Area(in ha.): 117.02   (c). Copy of KML file of the patch:     View File   (d). Khasra details: 82   (e). Present owner: User Agency   (f). Copy of Ownership proof:
District 4. : Chittoor
  (a). Village: Cherlopalle   (b). Area(in ha.): 270.22   (c). Copy of KML file of the patch:     View File   (d). Khasra details: 259   (e). Present owner: User Agency   (f). Copy of Ownership proof:
District 5. : Chittoor
  (a). Village: Reddivaripalle   (b). Area(in ha.): 266.97   (c). Copy of KML file of the patch:     View File   (d). Khasra details: 510   (e). Present owner: User Agency   (f). Copy of Ownership proof:
  (v). Scanned copy of the map of the land identified for creation of Compensatory Afforestation prepared by using GPS ot Total Station:   (vi). Copy of Survey of India Toposheet in 1:50,000 scale indicating location of the land identified for creation of Compensatory Afforestation:
M. Hydel/Irrigation/Multipurpose Project
  (i). Installed power generation capacity of the Project(in MW): 0   (ii). Total command area of the Project(in ha.): 0
Additional information Details
Documents
S.No Documents
Remarks
1these projects are proposed to irrigate an ayacut of 22258 Ha and also to mitigate drinking water to Tirupati and Tirumala towns and enrouted villages.
2Remarks attended to DFo,Tirupati
3Remarks attended to DFO EAST,Chittoor
4Advance possession of CA lands to an extent of 991.88 Ha in lieu of (745.5 Ha )original to present forest land of 730.88 Ha to the forest department
5District Collector,Chittoor proceedings for advance possession of CA lands to forest department