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/AS/TRANS/44809/2020   (ii). Name of Project for which Forest Land is required : Shifting of 132KV S/C Gohpur-Nirjuli Transmission Line from location no 42 to location no 64 due to upcoming Greenfield Airport at Hollongi, Arunachal Pradesh   (iii). Short narrative of the proposal and Project/scheme for which the forest land is required : Diversion of 19.791Ha forest land for Shifting of 132KV S/C Gohpur-Nirjuli Transmission Line from location no 42 to location no 64 due to upcoming Greenfield Airport at Hollongi, Arunachal Pradesh   (iv). State : Assam   (v). Category of the Proposal : Transmission Line   (vi). Shape of forest land proposed to be diverted : Linear   (vii). Estimated cost of the Project(Rupees in lacs) : 2784   (viii). Area of forest land proposed for diversion(in ha.): 19.791   (ix). Non-forest land required for this project(in ha.): 0   (x). Total period for which the forest land is proposed to be diverted(in years): 50
A-2. Details of User Agency
  (i). Name : POWERGRID CORPORATION OF INDIA LIMITED   (ii). Address1 : 132/33KV SUB-STATION NIRJULI   (iii). Address2 : NIL   (iv). State : Arunachal Pradesh   (v). District : Papum Pare   (vi). Pin : 791109   (vii). Landmark : NIL   (viii). Email address : nerts_nirjuli@powergrid.co.in   (ix). Landline Telephone No. : 360-2257569   (x). Fax No. : 360-2258300   (xi). Mobile No. : 9435142781   (xii). Website (if any) : www.powergridindia.com   (xiii). Legal status of User Agency : Central PSU
A-3. Details of Person Making Application
  (i). First Name: PRABHAT   (ii). Middle Name: CHANDRA   (iii). Last Name: RABHA   (iv). Gender: Male   (v). Designation: DEPUTY GENERAL MANAGER   (vi). Address 1: 132/33KV NIRJULI SUB-STATION   (vii). Address 2: POWER GRID CORPORATION OF INDIA LTD. NIRJULI   (viii). State: Arunachal Pradesh   (ix). District: Papum Pare   (x). Tehsil: Itanagar Circle   (xi). Pin: 791109   (xii). Landmark: NIL   (xiii). Email Address: nerts_nirjuli@powergrid.co.in   (xiv). Landline Telephone No.: 360-2257569   (xv). Fax No.: 03602257300   (xvi). Mobile No.: 9435142781   (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.Sonitpur East19.7910
Total19.7910
B-2.2 Details of Districts involved
District wise breakup
S.no District Name Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1.Biswanath19.7910
Total19.7910
B-2.3 Village wise breakup
Villages wise breakup
S.no Village Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1Naring Guri2.24640
2Tharai Bari2.82960
3Bijoypur1.61460
4Amguri1.53360
5Alaripur0.86130
6Doimuguri no 15.67810
7Khokan Guri5.02740
Total 19.791 0
B-2.4 Component wise breakup
Component wise breakup
S.no Component Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1Right of Way19.7910
Total 19.791 0
C. Maps of forest land proposed to be diverted
Division 1. : Sonitpur East
  (i). Area of forest land proposed to be diverted(in ha.) : 19.791   (ii). Nature of the Project: Linear   (b). No. of Segments : One
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).
1.19.791    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: Yes   (a). Copy of map indicating location of alternative examined:
E. Employment likely to be generated
  (i). Whether the Project is likely to generate employment ?: Yes   (ii). Permanent/Regular Employment(Number of persons): 4   (iii). Temporary Employment(Number of person-days): 24000
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? : 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?: Not Applicable   (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 ?: Not Applicable   (iii) . Reason for not providing Non-Forest Land: Not Applicable
Additional information Details
Documents
S.No Documents
Remarks
1TOWER DETAILS IN FOREST LAND
2COMPARATIVE STATEMENT OF ALTERNATIVE ROUTES
3UNDERTAKING FOR NPV
4UNDERTAKING FOR MINIMUM USE OF FOREST LAND
5UNDERTAKING FOR ADDITIONAL NPV
6MoEF CIRCULAR FOR ECO-SENSITIVE ZONE
7BASIC COMPONENTS OF TRANSMISSION LINE
8FRA CIRCULAR OF MoEF
9MAP SHOWING TRANSMISSION LINE IN GOHPUR RF AREA
10MAP SHOWING LAYOUT OF 132KV GOHPUR-NIRJULI TRANSMISSION LINE
11Distance from Nearest Protected Line (DFO Sonitpur East Forest Division)
123D DIAGRAM OF THE TRANSMISSION LINE
13UNDERTAKING FOR DWARF PLANTATION
14UNDERTAKING FOR SURVEY DONE BY TOTAL STATION
15UNDERTAKING FOR RoW DECLARATION
16DC Acknowledgement
17DFO Acknowledgement
18Justification of Line in Forest Area