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/JH/ROAD/47626/2020   (ii). Name of Project for which Forest Land is required : Four laning of NH-23 Starting from Palma village( Design km.26.00/Existing km.26.00) to Gumla Bypass (design Km 89.170/Existing Km 88.600) Design Length 63.170 km) in the state of Jharkhand   (iii). Short narrative of the proposal and Project/scheme for which the forest land is required : Four laning of NH-23 Starting from Palma village( Design km.26.00/Existing km.26.00) to Gumla Bypass (design Km 89.170/Existing Km 88.600) Design Length 63.170 km) in the state of Jharkhand   (iv). State : Jharkhand   (v). Category of the Proposal : Road   (vi). Shape of forest land proposed to be diverted : Linear   (vii). Estimated cost of the Project(Rupees in lacs) : 103446   (viii). Area of forest land proposed for diversion(in ha.): 7.8755   (ix). Non-forest land required for this project(in ha.): 92.3546   (x). Total period for which the forest land is proposed to be diverted(in years): 99
A-2. Details of User Agency
  (i). Name : NATIONAL HIGHWAYS AUTHORITY OF INDIA PIU RANCHI   (ii). Address1 : House No. B-402, Road No. 4C   (iii). Address2 : Ashok Nagar, Ranchi   (iv). State : Jharkhand   (v). District : Ranchi   (vi). Pin : 834001   (vii). Landmark : NIL   (viii). Email address : ranchi@nhai.org   (ix). Landline Telephone No. : 651-2245293   (x). Fax No. : 651-2245293   (xi). Mobile No. : 9431376682   (xii). Website (if any) : www.nhai.org   (xiii). Legal status of User Agency : Central Government
A-3. Details of Person Making Application
  (i). First Name: Rajeev   (ii). Middle Name: NIL   (iii). Last Name: Ranjan   (iv). Gender: Male   (v). Designation: DGM (T)   (vi). Address 1: House No. B-402, Road No. 4C   (vii). Address 2: Ashok Nagar, Ranchi   (viii). State: Jharkhand   (ix). District: Ranchi   (x). Tehsil: NIL   (xi). Pin: 834001   (xii). Landmark: NIL   (xiii). Email Address: ranchi@nhai.org   (xiv). Landline Telephone No.: 651-2245293   (xv). Fax No.: 06512245293   (xvi). Mobile No.: 8292093451   (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
1Apporved8-6/2012-FC dt 18.12.201348.5548.5508 Jun 201218 Dec 2013
2Apporved8-74/2010-FC135.778135.77811 Feb 201108 Jun 2011
3Apporved5-JHC170/2011-BHU38.803238.803208 Nov 201202 Apr 2013
4Inprinciple5-JHC170/2010-BHU9.76919.769125 Apr 2013
Total 232.9003 232.9003
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.Ranchi7.875592.3546
Total7.875592.3546
B-2.2 Details of Districts involved
District wise breakup
S.no District Name Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1.Ranchi7.875592.3546
Total7.875592.3546
B-2.3 Village wise breakup
Villages wise breakup
S.no Village Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1Palma0.02261.3821
2Chachgura01.3821
3Gadgaon0.65138.37
4Jariya3.54679.7722
5Puriyo00.0701
6Bedo014.7307
7Baridih05.9782
8Nagadi2.74365.9615
9Eta0.08227.8619
10Charima00.7279
11Childari04.6713
12Kadojora03.5228
13Hathu0.48474.8233
14Lamkana0.34444.6007
15Asro08.9905
Total 7.8755 82.8453
B-2.4 Component wise breakup
Component wise breakup
S.no Component Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1Road Surface7.860537592.059458084
2Bridge00.13988
3Culverts0.014750.15525
Total 7.8752875 92.354588084
C. Maps of forest land proposed to be diverted
Division 1. : Ranchi
  (i). Area of forest land proposed to be diverted(in ha.) : 7.8755   (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).
1.7.8755    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): 120   (iii). Temporary Employment(Number of person-days): 210
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? : Yes
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
1JJ land NOC from Bedo Circle
2JJ land NOC from Itki Circle
3KML file in PDF format
4Cost benefit analysis exempted from MoRTH
5JJ land NOC from DC Ranchi
6Land Scheduled area of the forest diversion land
7Exempted Gram Sabha from MoEFC
8Undertake for FRA certificate
9Executive summary of NH-23
103D Gazatte notification
11Request for FRA to DC, Ranchi
12Land Schedule verified by Revenue officials CO Itki
13Land Schedule verified by Revenue officials CO Bero
14Certificate for minimum use of Forest land
15Undertaking for payment of Net Present Value of Forest Area
16Undertaking for payment of additional Net present Value of forest area
17Undertaking for payment of cost of compensatory afforestation
18Google MAP
19Permanent/Regular Employment Generate sheet
20Layout Plan NH-23
21Form-A Compliance ie Scale Map, Cost benefit, Employment Generation, Under taking, Typical Corss section, Layout plan etc
22Forest area tree details
23As directed please find attached letter details of Transplant of tree & Cutting of trees in Forest Area