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/HR/RAIL/157629/2022   (ii). Name of Project for which Forest Land is required : Construction of New Broad Gauge Railway Line from KM (—)2.250 to KM 24.775 (in connection of New Broad Gauge Railway Line from Chandi Mandir to Baddi) in Distt. – Panchkula (HR)   (iii). Short narrative of the proposal and Project/scheme for which the forest land is required : Diversion of 24.0609 ha. of Forest land for construction of New Broad Gauge Railway Line from KM (—)2.250 to KM 24.775 (in connection of New Broad Gauge Railway Line from Chandi Mandir to Baddi) in Distt. – Panchkula (HR)   (iv). State : Haryana   (v). Category of the Proposal : Railway   (vi). Shape of forest land proposed to be diverted : Linear   (vii). Estimated cost of the Project(Rupees in lacs) : 154014   (viii). Area of forest land proposed for diversion(in ha.): 24.0609   (ix). Non-forest land required for this project(in ha.): 56.8054   (x). Total period for which the forest land is proposed to be diverted(in years): 99
A-2. Details of User Agency
  (i). Name : NORTHERN RAILWAY AMBALA CANTT   (ii). Address1 : DY. Chief Engineer (Const. - II), Northern Railway, Chandigarh   (iii). Address2 : NIL   (iv). State : Chandigarh   (v). District : Chandigarh   (vi). Pin : 160102   (vii). Landmark : NIL   (viii). Email address : cpro@nr.railnet.gov.in   (ix). Landline Telephone No. : 0--   (x). Fax No. : 0-   (xi). Mobile No. : 9779230207   (xii). Website (if any) : NIL   (xiii). Legal status of User Agency : Central Government
A-3. Details of Person Making Application
  (i). First Name: Mohinder   (ii). Middle Name: Pal   (iii). Last Name: Singh   (iv). Gender: Male   (v). Designation: Executive Engineer   (vi). Address 1: Executive Engineer, Construction-I, Northern Railway, Chandigarh   (vii). Address 2: NIL   (viii). State: Chandigarh   (ix). District: Chandigarh   (x). Tehsil: Chandigarh   (xi). Pin: 160102   (xii). Landmark: NIL   (xiii). Email Address: railwaybaddi22@gmail.com   (xiv). Landline Telephone No.: 0-   (xv). Fax No.: NIL   (xvi). Mobile No.: 9779230207   (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.Morrni-Pinjore24.060956.8054
Total24.060956.8054
B-2.2 Details of Districts involved
District wise breakup
S.no District Name Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1.Panchkula24.060956.8054
Total24.060956.8054
B-2.3 Village wise breakup
Villages wise breakup
S.no Village Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1Chandimandir to Surajpur19.04040
2Surajpur to Manakpur Nanak Chand0.96930
3Manakpur Nanak Chand to Manakpur Thakur Deiss0.72190
4Manakpur Thakur Deiss to Lohagarh1.48540.0761
5Lohagarh to Dhamala02.8878
6Dhamala to Majri Jattan01.1033
7Majri Jattan to Khera00.6974
8Khera to Basolan01.1529
9Basolan to Greeda0.02983.2141
10Greeda to Chariyaan1.6433.4444
11Chariyaan to Johluwal03.3113
12Johluwal to Khol Albela03.9692
13Khol Albela to Nanakpur01.8984
14Nanakpur to Rampur Jungi03.7654
15Rampur Jungi to Kona05.5408
16Kona to Mandewala0.07948.3015
17Mandewala to Gorakhnath00.5151
18Gorakhnath to Situ Majra00.2008
19Situ Majra to Gorakhnath B0.01641.9501
20Gorakhnath B to Nawa Nagar0.01651.7876
21Nawa Nagar to Khokhra0.058812.9892
Total 24.0609 56.8054
B-2.4 Component wise breakup
Component wise breakup
S.no Component Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1New Broad Gauge Railway Line inPanchkula24.060956.8054
Total 24.0609 56.8054
C. Maps of forest land proposed to be diverted
Division 1. : Morrni-Pinjore
  (i). Area of forest land proposed to be diverted(in ha.) : 24.0609   (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).
1.24.0609    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: NA
E. Employment likely to be generated
  (i). Whether the Project is likely to generate employment ?: Yes   (ii). Permanent/Regular Employment(Number of persons): 50   (iii). Temporary Employment(Number of person-days): 400
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? : 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?: 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
1PWD Documents
2Administrative Approval
3Administrative Sanction Letter
4Route Map
5PWD NOC
6Reply to EDS raised by Divisional Forest Officer with Letter No. 1048 dated on 23.08.2022
7Forest Checklist and Undertakings
8FRA Certificate Undertaking
9FOREST LAYOUT PLAN
10Area Calculation Sheet