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/HP/TRANS/8960/2014   (ii). Name of Project for which Forest Land is required : 132KV D/C Transmission Line from Tangnu-Romai HEP to 66/132/220KV P.S. Sunda(Chirgaon)   (iii). Short narrative of the proposal and Project/scheme for which the forest land is required : 132KV D/C Transmission Line from Tangnu-Romai HEP to 66/132/220KV Pooling station Sunda(Chirgaon) Tehsil Chirgaon Distt Shimla(HP) within jurisdiction of Rohru Forest Division   (iv). State : Himachal Pradesh   (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) : 3600   (viii). Area of forest land proposed for diversion(in ha.): 14.551   (ix). Non-forest land required for this project(in ha.): 17.1821   (x). Total period for which the forest land is proposed to be diverted(in years): 40
A-2. Details of User Agency
  (i). Name : HIMACHAL PRADESH POWER TRANSMISSION CORPORATION LIMITED   (ii). Address1 : Sr Manager(Projects) HPPTCL Division Rohru District Shimla   (iii). Address2 : NIL   (iv). State : Himachal Pradesh   (v). District : Shimla   (vi). Pin : 171207   (vii). Landmark : NEAR Electrical Division Rohru   (viii). Email address : srmgrrohru.hpptcl@gmail.com   (ix). Landline Telephone No. : 1781-240477   (x). Fax No. : 1781-240477   (xi). Mobile No. : 9816122347   (xii). Website (if any) : www.hpptcl.gov.in   (xiii). Legal status of User Agency : State Government
A-3. Details of Person Making Application
  (i). First Name: Ramesh   (ii). Middle Name: NIL   (iii). Last Name: Chand   (iv). Gender: Male   (v). Designation: Sr Manager(Project)/Sr. XEN(El   (vi). Address 1: HPPTCL DIVISION ROHRU   (vii). Address 2: NIL   (viii). State: Himachal Pradesh   (ix). District: Shimla   (x). Tehsil: Shimla   (xi). Pin: 171207   (xii). Landmark: near Electrical Division Rohru   (xiii). Email Address: srmgrrohru.hpptcl@gmail.com   (xiv). Landline Telephone No.: 1781-240477   (xv). Fax No.: 01781240477   (xvi). Mobile No.: 9816122347   (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.Rohru14.55117.1821
Total14.55117.1821
B-2.2 Details of Districts involved
District wise breakup
S.no District Name Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1.Shimla14.55117.1821
Total14.55117.1821
B-2.3 Village wise breakup
Villages wise breakup
S.no Village Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1Barshil0.37980
2Ambot0.37660.2755
3Pekha2.61493.3894
4Gokaswari1.47741.0378
5Gajyani1.14654.6213
6Tikkari3.70053.7286
7Khabbal00.282
8Denwari3.03930.1
9Chirgaon1.8163.7475
Total 14.551 17.1821
B-2.4 Component wise breakup
Component wise breakup
S.no Component Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1Transmission Line14.55094817.182098
Total 14.550948 17.182098
C. Maps of forest land proposed to be diverted
Division 1. : Rohru
  (i). Area of forest land proposed to be diverted(in ha.) : 14.551   (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).
1.14.551    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): 500   (iii). Temporary Employment(Number of person-days): 20
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?: 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: Certificate from Chief Secretary regarding non-availability of suitable non-forest/ revenue forest land
Additional information Details
Documents
S.No Documents
Remarks
1Check List No 3 Part-I(User Agency)
2Demand Note(Check List No-2)
3Part-II DFO(Check List No-3)
4Detail About Project(Check List No-4)
5Survey of India Sheet(Check List No-5)
6Digital Maps(Check List No-5)
7Linear Chart(Check List No-6)
8Detail of Forest Land(Check List No-7)
9Detail of Non-Forest Land(Check List No-8)
10Justification of locating Project in Forest Area(Check List No-10)
11Certificate for Minimum use of Forest Area(Check List No-11)
12(Check List No-12)
13Check List No 13
14Check List No 15(Enumeration List)
15Check List No 16(Site Inspection Report DFO)
16Check List No 17(Compensatory Afforestation Maps)
17Check List No 18(Compensatory Afforestation Scheme)
18Check List No 19(Land Suitability Certificate)
19Check List No 20(Land Suitability Certificate from Management Point of view)
20Check List No 24
21Check List No 26
22Check List No 27
23Check List No 28
24Check List No 29
25Bill of Trees
26Tower to Tower List of Trees
27Joint Inspection Report(DFO Rohru , SDM Rohru, User Agency)
28Preliminary Survey Report
29Detailed Project Report
30Undertaking regarding Muck Management
31Undertaking to bear the cost of CA Scheme
32Undertaking regarding payment of trees on Pvt Land
33Undertaking regarding payment of entire amount of trees
34Undertaking regarding payment of Enhanced NPV
35Undertaking regarding route alignment
36Detail of Disposal of debries
37Tower Location Chart
38Approval of Project from Competent Authority
39Check List No 31
40Field Book
41Bill of NPV Density
42Undertaking regarding plantation of herbal dwarf plants
43Undertaking regarding wild life sanctuary national park
44Detail about Govt Pvt Land
45Joint Certificate from DC, DFO for CA Scheme
46Site Inspection Report(CF Shimla )
47Non Availability of Non Forest Land (DC Shimla )
48Cost Benefit Analysis(including Profit loss ratio