Form for seeking prior approval of Central Government under section 2 of the Forest(Conservation) Act,1980 for Diversion of fresh forest area
(To be filled up by User Agency)
A. General Details
A-1. Project Details
  (i). Proposal No. : FP/KA/Others/25957/2017   (ii). Name of Project for which Forest Land is required : Laying of OFC Cable Under Central Govt. NOFN Project   (iii). Short narrative of the proposal and Project/scheme for which the forest land is required : Trenching and laying the Optical Fiber Cable under NOFN Project (Digital India) to the Gram Panchayats 1) Konchavaram 2)Shadipur 3) Venkatapur villages of Chincholi Taluk of Gulbarga(Dist) for providing high speed Broadband connections for E-Governance and Other Telecom facilities through OFC. No   (iv). State : Karnataka   (v). Category of the Proposal : Others   (vi). Shape of forest land proposed to be diverted : Linear   (vii). Estimated cost of the Project(Rupees in lacs) : 0.75   (viii). Area of forest land proposed for diversion(in ha.): 0.9215   (ix). Non-forest land required for this project(in ha.): 0.93345   (x). Total period for which the forest land is proposed to be diverted(in years): 20
A-2. Details of User Agency
  (i). Name : BSNL GLB   (ii). Address1 : DIVISIONAL ENGINEER OFC P&T QTRS RSU JEWARGI Rd GULBARGA-585102   (iii). Address2 : NIL   (iv). State : Karnataka   (v). District : Gulbarga   (vi). Pin : 585102   (vii). Landmark : NIL   (viii). Email address :   (ix). Landline Telephone No. : 8472-266768   (x). Fax No. : 8472-   (xi). Mobile No. : 9449799997   (xii). Website (if any) : NIL   (xiii). Legal status of User Agency : Central PSU
A-3. Details of Person Making Application
  (i). First Name: SHIVARAM   (ii). Middle Name: B   (iii). Last Name: RATHOD   (iv). Gender: Male   (v). Designation: DIVISIONALENGINEER   (vi). Address 1: P T QUARTERS RSU OLD JEWARGI Rd GULBARGA-585102   (vii). Address 2: NIL   (viii). State: Karnataka   (ix). District: Gulbarga   (x). Tehsil: Gulbarga   (xi). Pin: 585102   (xii). Landmark: NIL   (xiii). Email Address:   (xiv). Landline Telephone No.: 8472-266768   (xv). Fax No.: NIL   (xvi). Mobile No.: 9449799997   (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 Proposal Status. Proposal No. Moef File No. Area Proposed for Diversion(Ha.) Area Diverted(Ha.) Date of In-Principle Approval Date of Final Approval
B-2. Details of forest land proposed to be diverted
B-2.1 Details of Divisions involved
Details of Divisions involved Division Name Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
B-2.2 Details of Districts involved
District wise breakup District Name Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
B-2.3 Village wise breakup
Villages wise breakup Village Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1Chikkalingadalli Sy No.92(L-2613.01mts x W-0.5)0.13060
2Yakathapura Sy No.4 (L-2945.27mts x W-0.5mt)0.14720
3Chindanur Sy No.22(L-520.79mt x W-0.5mt)0.0260
4Chindanur Sy No.36(L-422.21mt x W-0.5mt)0.02110
5Chindanur Sy No.47/1(L-525.01mt x W-0.5mt)0.02620
6Lachamasagara Sy No.50(L-1061.24mt x W-0.5mt)0.0530
7Lachamasagara Sy No.63(L-947.29mt x W-0.5mt)0.04730
8Lachamasagara Sy No.70(L-750.34mt x W-0.5mt)0.03750
9Mumbapura Sy No.32 (L-908.89mt xW- 0.5mt)0.04540
10Venktapura Sy No.124 (L-1430.87mt x W-0.5mt)0.07150
11Venktapura Sy No.39(L-688.71mt x W-0.5mt)0.03440
12Venktapura Sy No.48/1(L-1640.40mt x W-0.5mt)0.08230
13Chandapura Non Forest Area00.11285
14Kallabhavi Non Forest Area00.25295
15Chikkalingadahalli Non Forest Area00.12745
16Shadipura Non Forest Area00.24255
17Chindanur Non Forest Area00.0875
18Konchavaram Non Forest Area00.11015
19Linganagara Sy No.19,63(L- 748.39mt xW-0.5mt)0.03740
20Shadipur Sy No.123/1,124(L- 1139.42mt xW-0.5m) xW-0.05690
21Anthawaram Sy No.50 (L-2094.32mt xW-0.5mt)0.10470
Total 0.9215 0.93345
B-2.4 Component wise breakup
Component wise breakup Component Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1Anthawaram Sy No.50 (L-2094.32mt xW-0.5mt)0.10470
2Chikkalingadalli Sy No.92(L-2613.01mts x W-0.5)0.13060
3Yakathapura Sy No.4 (L-2945.27mts x W-0.5mt)0.14720
4Chindanur Sy No.22(L-520.79mt x W-0.5mt)0.0260
5Chindanur Sy No.36(L-422.21mt x W-0.5mt)0.02110
6Chindanur Sy No.47/1(L-525.01mt x W-0.5mt)0.02620
7Lachamasagara Sy No.50(L-1061.24mt x W-0.5mt)0.0530
8Lachamasagara Sy No.63(L-947.29mt x W-0.5mt)0.04730
9Lachamasagara Sy No.70(L-750.34mt x W-0.5mt)0.03750
10Mumbapura Sy No.32 (L-908.89mt xW- 0.5mt)0.04540
11Venktapura Sy No.124 (L-1430.87mt x W-0.5mt)0.07150
12Venktapura Sy No.39(L-688.71mt x W-0.5mt)0.03440
13Venktapura Sy No.48/1(L-1640.40mt x W-0.5mt)0.08230
14Chandapura Non Forest Area00.11285
15Kallabhavi Non Forest Area00.25295
16Chikkalingadahalli Non Forest Area00.12745
17Shadipura Non Forest Area00.24255
18Chindanur Non Forest Area00.0875
19Konchavaram Non Forest Area00.11015
20Shadipur Sy No.123/1,124(L- 1139.42mt xW-0.5m0.05690
21Linganagara Sy No.19,63(L- 748.39mt xW-0.5mt)0.03740
Total 0.9215 0.93345
C. Maps of forest land proposed to be diverted
Division 1. : Gulbarga
  (i). Area of forest land proposed to be diverted(in ha.) : 0.9215   (ii). Nature of the Project: Linear   (b). No. of Segments : Nine
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).
1.0.1306    View File
2.0.1472    View File
3.0.0569    View File
4.0.0733    View File
5.0.1378    View File
6.0.0374    View File
7.0.1047    View File
8.0.0454    View File
9.0.1882    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 ?: No
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? : Yes   (a). Whether Project or a part thereof is located within a Protected Area ? : Yes   (b). Status of approval of the Supreme Court : Application yet to b   (ii). Status of approval of the Standing Committee of National Board for the Wildlife(NBWL) to the Project : Application yet to be submitted
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
S.No Documents
1GPS Chikkalingadalli
2GPS Yakathapura
3GPS Shadipur
4GPS Chindanur
5GPS Lachamasagara
6GPS Linganagara
7GPS Anthawaram
8GPS Mumbapura
9GPS Venktapura
10Payment Undertaking
11Right of way permission to BSNL FOR Laying OFC cable to NOFN Project for connecting Panchayats in Karnataka
12Technical Sanction of NOFN Chincholi Block Project in Gulbarga Dist
13letter from Govt of Karnataka for Facilitating NOFN Project in Karnataka ,