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/KA/TRANS/27085/2017   (ii). Name of Project for which Forest Land is required : 66kV Hegganur line   (iii). Short narrative of the proposal and Project/scheme for which the forest land is required : construction of 66kV SC line on DC towers from existing 66/11kV Doddalahalli S/s to proposed 66/11kV Hegganur Substation for a distance of 12.238 Kms in Kanakapura Taluk, Ramanagara Dist.   (iv). State : Karnataka   (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) : 991.51   (viii). Area of forest land proposed for diversion(in ha.): 2.124   (ix). Non-forest land required for this project(in ha.): 19.9044   (x). Total period for which the forest land is proposed to be diverted(in years): 20
A-2. Details of User Agency
  (i). Name : Karnataka Power Corporation Ltd.   (ii). Address1 : Major Works Division, KPTCL, Old BM Road, Ramanagara   (iii). Address2 : NIL   (iv). State : Karnataka   (v). District : Ramanagara   (vi). Pin : 562159   (vii). Landmark : Opposite to Post office   (viii). Email address : eeemwdrmg@yahoo.com   (ix). Landline Telephone No. : 80-27275067   (x). Fax No. : 80-   (xi). Mobile No. : 9448472023   (xii). Website (if any) : www.kptcl.com   (xiii). Legal status of User Agency : State Government
A-3. Details of Person Making Application
  (i). First Name: Dawood Baig   (ii). Middle Name: NIL   (iii). Last Name: Baig   (iv). Gender: Male   (v). Designation: Executive Engineer Ele   (vi). Address 1: Major Works Division, KPTCL, Old BM Road, Ramanagara   (vii). Address 2: NIL   (viii). State: Karnataka   (ix). District: Ramanagara   (x). Tehsil: Ramanagar   (xi). Pin: 562159   (xii). Landmark: Opposite to Post office   (xiii). Email Address: eeemwdrmg@yahoo.com   (xiv). Landline Telephone No.: 80-27275067   (xv). Fax No.: NIL   (xvi). Mobile No.: 9448472023   (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
1InprincipleFP/KA/Trans/19718/201604-KRB1174/2018-BAN/196 Dt:06.05.20191.261.2606 May 2019
Total 1.26 1.26
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.Cauvery Wildlife2.12419.9044
Total2.12419.9044
B-2.2 Details of Districts involved
District wise breakup
S.no District Name Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1.Ramanagara2.12419.9044
Total2.12419.9044
B-2.3 Village wise breakup
Villages wise breakup
S.no Village Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1Cheelandavadi State forest (Sy No 01)2.12419.9044
Total 2.124 19.9044
B-2.4 Component wise breakup
Component wise breakup
S.no Component Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1Transmission line2.12419.9044
Total 2.124 19.9044
C. Maps of forest land proposed to be diverted
Division 1. : Cauvery Wildlife
  (i). Area of forest land proposed to be diverted(in ha.) : 2.124   (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).
1.2.124    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: The route so identified is with minimum forestland
E. Employment likely to be generated
  (i). Whether the Project is likely to generate employment ?: Yes   (ii). Permanent/Regular Employment(Number of persons): 5000   (iii). Temporary Employment(Number of person-days): 365
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? : 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?: 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: For laying of transmission lines
Additional information Details
Documents
S.No Documents
Remarks
1Undertaking letter for CA and NPV
2compliance to the observation made vide ltr No: A5(4)/GEL.CR.7/ 2016-17 Dt:21.07.2017
3Gazette Notification