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/JK/HYD/44025/2020   (ii). Name of Project for which Forest Land is required : Ujh Multipurpose Project   (iii). Short narrative of the proposal and Project/scheme for which the forest land is required : The project has been planned to utilize water resource potential of river Ujh, a tributary of River Ravi, which is one of the three eastern Rivers of Indus Basin system.. The Project has been declared as a National Project as it allows India to utilize its share of Indus River system as per the prov   (iv). State : Jammu and Kashmir   (v). Category of the Proposal : Hydel   (vi). Shape of forest land proposed to be diverted : Hybrid   (vii). Estimated cost of the Project(Rupees in lacs) : 585000   (viii). Area of forest land proposed for diversion(in ha.): 680.1   (ix). Non-forest land required for this project(in ha.): 3669.9   (x). Total period for which the forest land is proposed to be diverted(in years): 100
A-2. Details of User Agency
  (i). Name : JKSPDC   (ii). Address1 : C/o Chief Engineer, CI and D, Jammu, 18CC Gandhi Nagar, Jammu   (iii). Address2 : NIL   (iv). State : Jammu and Kashmir   (v). District : Jammu   (vi). Pin : 180004   (vii). Landmark : near govt. hospital gandhi nagar, jammu   (viii). Email address : xenccd1kirthai@gmail.com   (ix). Landline Telephone No. : 191-2432435   (x). Fax No. : 191-2432435   (xi). Mobile No. : 9419795581   (xii). Website (if any) : www.jkspdc.nic.in   (xiii). Legal status of User Agency : State Government
A-3. Details of Person Making Application
  (i). First Name: Harjit   (ii). Middle Name: NIL   (iii). Last Name: Singh   (iv). Gender: Male   (v). Designation: Executive Engineer   (vi). Address 1: CCD Ujh   (vii). Address 2: NIL   (viii). State: Jammu and Kashmir   (ix). District: Jammu   (x). Tehsil: Jammu   (xi). Pin: 180004   (xii). Landmark: Near Gandhi Nagar Hospital   (xiii). Email Address: xenccdujh@gmail.com   (xiv). Landline Telephone No.: 191-2432435   (xv). Fax No.: NIL   (xvi). Mobile No.: 9419134125   (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.Billawar Forest Division609.412827.66
2.Kathua Forest Division62.69750.74
3.Samba forest Division891.5
Total680.13669.9
B-2.2 Details of Districts involved
District wise breakup
S.no District Name Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1.Kathua672.13578.4
1.Samba891.5
Total680.13669.9
B-2.3 Village wise breakup
Villages wise breakup
S.no Village Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1Bhaddu8546
2Beril0496
3Durang0239
4Dungara279.5415.5
5Pallan252
6Dharlta119.540.5
7Barota87.9470.13
8Aglidhar112670.93
9Dharmkot064
10Dher0181
11Malti031
12Rampur035
13Behor,Muta,Deoli38.4387.1
14Jothana, Dolta2.2640.24
15Jakhol, Bera, Reti, Barot, Qusba, Chak22.552.5
16Tapyal80
17Mehatabpur, Tarada, Maha, Barwal, Jandore, Uttri,0172.5
18Patta. Rasana, Kootah, Dhamyal, Bhaiya, Mela, Satu085
19Sangwali, Balloni, Jatwal, Sohanda, Nonath, Harsat091.5
Total 680.1 3669.9
B-2.4 Component wise breakup
Component wise breakup
S.no Component Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1Submergence,dam621.842927.66
2RMC Samba District891.5
3HRT, ADIT, Powerhouse and Switchyard etc.25.5124.5
4RMC and LMC Kathua District24.76526.24
Total 680.1 3669.9
C. Maps of forest land proposed to be diverted
Division 1. : Kathua Forest Division
  (i). Area of forest land proposed to be diverted(in ha.) : 62.69   (ii). Nature of the Project: Hybrid   (a). No. of patches : Two
Patch wise details
Patch No. Area of Patch(in ha.) Kml File of PatchesTo view KML file on google the same may be downloaded and then open if in google earth install in your computer.
1.15.43    View File
2.22.5    View File
  (b). No. of Segments : Three
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    View File
2.11.7    View File
3.6.06    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:
Division 2. : Samba forest Division
  (i). Area of forest land proposed to be diverted(in ha.) : 8   (ii). Nature of the Project: Hybrid   (a). No. of patches : One
Patch wise details
Patch No. Area of Patch(in ha.) Kml File of PatchesTo view KML file on google the same may be downloaded and then open if in google earth install in your computer.
1.8    View File
  (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).
1.0    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:
Division 3. : Billawar Forest Division
  (i). Area of forest land proposed to be diverted(in ha.) : 609.41   (ii). Nature of the Project: Hybrid   (a). No. of patches : Eleven
Patch wise details
Patch No. Area of Patch(in ha.) Kml File of PatchesTo view KML file on google the same may be downloaded and then open if in google earth install in your computer.
1.51    View File
2.100    View File
3.3    View File
4.5    View File
5.15    View File
6.10.2    View File
7.30    View File
8.43.21    View File
9.52    View File
10.2    View File
11.290    View File
  (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).
1.8    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): 500   (iii). Temporary Employment(Number of person-days): 2400000
F. Displacement of People due to the Project, if any
  (i). Whether Project involves displacement?: Yes   (a). Total Number of families : 1698   (b). Number of Scheduled Caste families : 500   (c). Number of Schedule Tribes families : 46   (d). Number of other families : 1152   (ii). Copy of Rehabilitation and Resettlement Plan:   (a). Copy of approval to Ministry of Tribal Affairs,Government of India to Rehabilitation and Resettlement:
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 ? : Yes   (a). Status of the Environmental Clearance to the Project: EC under process   (ii). Environmental Clearance File No.: J-12011/39/2014 -IA I
I. Status of Wildelife Clearance
  (i). Whether the Project or a part thereof is located in any Protected Area or their Eco sensitive zone? : Yes   (a). Whether Project or a part thereof is located within a Protected Area ? : No   (ii). Status of approval of the Standing Committee of National Board for the Wildlife(NBWL) to the Project : Approval obtained   (a). MoEF File No : 6-48/2020 WL   (b). Copy of approval of Standing of the NBWL:   (c). Date of Approval : 07 Aug 2020
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?: Yes   (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). No. of districts involved for raising Compensatory Afforestation: 1   (iv). No. of patches: Twelve
District 1. : Kathua
  (a). Village: Thalla   (b). Area(in ha.): 36.15   (c). Copy of KML file of the patch:     View File   (d). Khasra details: 885/458/1   (e). Present owner: User Agency   (f). Copy of Ownership proof:
District 2. : Kathua
  (a). Village: Sialana   (b). Area(in ha.): 9.983   (c). Copy of KML file of the patch:     View File   (d). Khasra details: 1695/1674/1550   (e). Present owner: User Agency   (f). Copy of Ownership proof:
District 3. : Kathua
  (a). Village: kindli1   (b). Area(in ha.): 15.79   (c). Copy of KML file of the patch:     View File   (d). Khasra details: 511/466/183   (e). Present owner: User Agency   (f). Copy of Ownership proof:
District 4. : Kathua
  (a). Village: Godufalal69   (b). Area(in ha.): 36.65   (c). Copy of KML file of the patch:     View File   (d). Khasra details: 69   (e). Present owner: User Agency   (f). Copy of Ownership proof:
District 5. : Kathua
  (a). Village: Kindli2   (b). Area(in ha.): 60.17   (c). Copy of KML file of the patch:     View File   (d). Khasra details: 509/406/369   (e). Present owner: User Agency   (f). Copy of Ownership proof:
District 6. : Kathua
  (a). Village: Dharalta   (b). Area(in ha.): 472.46   (c). Copy of KML file of the patch:     View File   (d). Khasra details: 2137/1754   (e). Present owner: User Agency   (f). Copy of Ownership proof:
District 7. : Kathua
  (a). Village: Duggan   (b). Area(in ha.): 449.53   (c). Copy of KML file of the patch:     View File   (d). Khasra details: 2234/2078/782   (e). Present owner: User Agency   (f). Copy of Ownership proof:
District 8. : Kathua
  (a). Village: Godufalal82   (b). Area(in ha.): 32.85   (c). Copy of KML file of the patch:     View File   (d). Khasra details: 82   (e). Present owner: User Agency   (f). Copy of Ownership proof:
District 9. : Kathua
  (a). Village: Malhar3   (b). Area(in ha.): 3.647   (c). Copy of KML file of the patch:     View File   (d). Khasra details: 3   (e). Present owner: User Agency   (f). Copy of Ownership proof:
District 10. : Kathua
  (a). Village: Malhad   (b). Area(in ha.): 65.236   (c). Copy of KML file of the patch:     View File   (d). Khasra details: 607/532/466/1   (e). Present owner: User Agency   (f). Copy of Ownership proof:
District 11. : Kathua
  (a). Village: Godufalal327   (b). Area(in ha.): 27.77   (c). Copy of KML file of the patch:     View File   (d). Khasra details: 327   (e). Present owner: User Agency   (f). Copy of Ownership proof:
District 12. : Kathua
  (a). Village: Ramkot   (b). Area(in ha.): 17.09   (c). Copy of KML file of the patch:     View File   (d). Khasra details: 1315   (e). Present owner: User Agency   (f). Copy of Ownership proof:
District 13. : Kathua
  (a). Village: Malhar   (b). Area(in ha.): 9.706   (c). Copy of KML file of the patch:     View File   (d). Khasra details: 505   (e). Present owner: User Agency   (f). Copy of Ownership proof:
District 14. : Kathua
  (a). Village: Machhedi   (b). Area(in ha.): 58.71   (c). Copy of KML file of the patch:     View File   (d). Khasra details: 1502/1442/1336/13   (e). Present owner: User Agency   (f). Copy of Ownership proof:
District 15. : Kathua
  (a). Village: Badnota   (b). Area(in ha.): 34   (c). Copy of KML file of the patch:     View File   (d). Khasra details: 755/687/7/719/699/11   (e). Present owner: User Agency   (f). Copy of Ownership proof:
  (v). Scanned copy of the map of the land identified for creation of Compensatory Afforestation prepared by using GPS ot Total Station:   (vi). Copy of Survey of India Toposheet in 1:50,000 scale indicating location of the land identified for creation of Compensatory Afforestation:
M. Hydel/Irrigation/Multipurpose Project
  (i). Installed power generation capacity of the Project(in MW): 196   (ii). Total command area of the Project(in ha.): 16743   (a). Copy of the approval of competent authority to the Catchment Area Treatment Plan (CAT Plan):   (b). Copy of the approved CAT plan:   (a). Copy of the approval of competent authority to the Catchment Area Treatment Plan (CAT Plan):   (b). Copy of the approved CAT plan:
Additional information Details
Documents
S.No Documents
Remarks
1volume-0 of DPR
2Reply to the EDS.
3EDS Reply regarding land to be transferred/diverted to forest department in lieu of forest land submerged in Ujh Multipurpose Project.
4EDS Reply regarding land to be transferred/diverted to forest department in lieu of forest land submerged in Ujh Multipurpose Project. Letter form Deputy Commissioner Kathua
5Undertaking for Payment of cost of C.A. and Net Present value of Forest area
6Geo referenced map of component and area under forest of Ujh Multipurpose Project.