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/KL/ROAD/149548/2021   (ii). Name of Project for which Forest Land is required : Hill Highway Roads in Malappuram District in Kerala   (iii). Short narrative of the proposal and Project/scheme for which the forest land is required : Hill Highway project connecting under developed stations and hilly areas. Widening and developing existing road network. Prestigious project of Kerala Government.   (iv). State : Kerala   (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) : 350000   (viii). Area of forest land proposed for diversion(in ha.): 2.06663   (ix). Non-forest land required for this project(in ha.): 3.7068   (x). Total period for which the forest land is proposed to be diverted(in years): 99
A-2. Details of User Agency
  (i). Name : EXECUTIVE ENGINEER, KRFB-PMU, PKD/MLPM   (ii). Address1 : Executive Engineer, KRFB-PMU, Palakkad/Malappuram, Shoranur, Palakkad Dt.   (iii). Address2 : NIL   (iv). State : Kerala   (v). District : Palakkad   (vi). Pin : 679121   (vii). Landmark : Near Shornur Bus Stand   (viii). Email address :   (ix). Landline Telephone No. : 0-   (x). Fax No. : 0-   (xi). Mobile No. : 9207979440   (xii). Website (if any) : NIL   (xiii). Legal status of User Agency : State Government
A-3. Details of Person Making Application
  (i). First Name: Prince   (ii). Middle Name: NIL   (iii). Last Name: Balan   (iv). Gender: Male   (v). Designation: Assistant Engineer   (vi). Address 1: KRFB- PMU, Palakkad/Malappuram, Shornur po, Palakkad 679121   (vii). Address 2: NIL   (viii). State: Kerala   (ix). District: Palakkad   (x). Tehsil: Ottappalam   (xi). Pin: 679121   (xii). Landmark: Near Shornur Bus Stand   (xiii). Email Address:   (xiv). Landline Telephone No.: 0-   (xv). Fax No.: NIL   (xvi). Mobile No.: 9961228128   (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.)
1.NIlambur North2.066633.7068
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.)
Total 2.06663 3.7068
B-2.4 Component wise breakup
Component wise breakup Component Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1Seg 10.05340.21
2Seg 20.71960.33
3Seg 30.05720.125
4Seg 40.007910.146
5Seg 50.0720.2428
6Seg 60.13650.824
7Seg 70.321080.201
8Seg 80.03130
9Seg 90.014620.12
10Seg 100.42320.465
11Seg 110.21410.861
12Seg 120.015720.182
Total 2.06663 3.7068
C. Maps of forest land proposed to be diverted
Division 1. : NIlambur North
  (i). Area of forest land proposed to be diverted(in ha.) : 2.06663   (ii). Nature of the Project: Linear   (b). No. of Segments : Twelve
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).
1.0.0534    View File
2.0.7196    View File
3.0.0572    View File
4.0.00791    View File
5.0.072    View File
6.0.1365    View File
7.0.32108    View File
8.0.0313    View File
9.0.01462    View File
10.0.4232    View File
11.0.2141    View File
12.0.01572    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: This is the mostly advised route by the technical
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? : 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?: 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 ?: Not Applicable   (iii) . Reason for not providing Non-Forest Land: Certificate from Chief Secretary regarding non-availability of suitable non-forest/ revenue forest land
Additional information Details
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