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/OFC/38865/2019   (ii). Name of Project for which Forest Land is required : Laying of Under Ground Optical Fiber Cable (OFC)   (iii). Short narrative of the proposal and Project/scheme for which the forest land is required : Laying of Optical Fiber Cable (OFC) along the Road within the existing Right of Way (RoW) passing through forest under Nellore division for 1.27 Ha. for providing 4G communications in the state of Andhra Pradesh as per the License granted by Govt. of India.   (iv). State : Andhra Pradesh   (v). Category of the Proposal : Optical Fibre Cable   (vi). Shape of forest land proposed to be diverted : Linear   (vii). Estimated cost of the Project(Rupees in lacs) : 1457   (viii). Area of forest land proposed for diversion(in ha.): 1.27   (ix). Non-forest land required for this project(in ha.): 7.437   (x). Total period for which the forest land is proposed to be diverted(in years): NIL
A-2. Details of User Agency
  (i). Name : RELIANCE JIO INFOCOMM LIMITED   (ii). Address1 : 4th Floor, Balaji's Mangalagiri Chambers, VIP Road   (iii). Address2 : Siripuram, Visakhapatnam   (iv). State : Andhra Pradesh   (v). District : Visakhapatnam   (vi). Pin : 530003   (vii). Landmark : Above Tycoon Restaurant   (viii). Email address : satya.gunturu@ril.com   (ix). Landline Telephone No. : 891-6693031   (x). Fax No. : 891-   (xi). Mobile No. : 9515159024   (xii). Website (if any) : www.jio.com   (xiii). Legal status of User Agency : Private
A-3. Details of Person Making Application
  (i). First Name: Sudheer   (ii). Middle Name: NIL   (iii). Last Name: Chaparala   (iv). Gender: Male   (v). Designation: Manager - RE   (vi). Address 1: 6th Floor, Vinayagar Trade Centre, VIP Road   (vii). Address 2: CBM Compound   (viii). State: Andhra Pradesh   (ix). District: Visakhapatnam   (x). Tehsil: Visakhapatnam (Urban)   (xi). Pin: 530003   (xii). Landmark: Above Pantaloon Showroom   (xiii). Email Address: satya.gunturu@ril.com   (xiv). Landline Telephone No.: 891-6794215   (xv). Fax No.: NIL   (xvi). Mobile No.: 9515159024   (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
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
1InprincipleFP/AP/Others/19819/2016G.O.Ms. No.13 Dated: 06-02-20170.60.55606 Feb 2017
Total 0.6 0.556
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.Nellore1.277.437
Total1.277.437
B-2.2 Details of Districts involved
District wise breakup
S.no District Name Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1.Nellore1.277.437
Total1.277.437
B-2.3 Village wise breakup
Villages wise breakup
S.no Village Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1Atmakur, Nellore, Kavali, Udayagiri & Venkatagiri1.277.437
Total 1.27 7.437
B-2.4 Component wise breakup
Component wise breakup
S.no Component Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1Under Ground Optical Fiber Cable (OFC)1.26887647.4302776
Total 1.2688764 7.4302776
C. Maps of forest land proposed to be diverted
Division 1. : Nellore
  (i). Area of forest land proposed to be diverted(in ha.) : 1.27   (ii). Nature of the Project: Linear   (b). No. of Segments : Nine
Segment wise details
Segments Segment Area(in ha.) Kml File of Segments
(To view KML file on google the same may be downloaded and then open if in google earth install in your computer).
1.0.25    View File
2.0.16    View File
3.0.12    View File
4.0.08    View File
5.0.08    View File
6.0.12    View File
7.0.02    View File
8.0.28    View File
9.0.16    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:   (ii). Whether a copy of map indicating location of alternative examine is required to be provided: No   (a). Reason for not providing such map: No alternative path available
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): 112103
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?: No
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? : No
L. Details of land identified for Compensatory Afforestation
  (i). Whether non-forest or Revenue forest land is required to be provided by User Agency?: No   (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) . Reason for not providing Non-Forest Land: Laying of telephone/optical fibre lines
Additional information Details
Documents
S.No Documents
Remarks
1Justification for locating the Project on Forest Land
2Detailed Note on Project
3Certificate for Bare Minimum
4Form-A - Part-1
5Statement Showing Details of Forest Area Involved for Diversion
6Certificate for compensatory afforestation
7Certificate for payment of Extraction charges
8Certifcate for payment of Net Present Value
9Certificate for payment of Additional Net Present Value
10undertaking for submission of Gram Sabha Resolution
11PCCF Authenticaion of DGPS Maps
12Power of Attorney