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/MP/IRRIG/36231/2018   (ii). Name of Project for which Forest Land is required : Morand-Ganjal Irrigation Project   (iii). Short narrative of the proposal and Project/scheme for which the forest land is required : Morand and Ganjal Complex project is a major irrigation project included in the Narmada Masterplan, its sub basin is one of the major sub basins of the Narmada River in its ‘Middle Zone’. The proposed project envisages construction of two dams, one across Morand River and another across Ganjal River   (iv). State : Madhya Pradesh   (v). Category of the Proposal : Irrigation   (vi). Shape of forest land proposed to be diverted : Non Linear   (vii). Estimated cost of the Project(Rupees in lacs) : 281300   (viii). Area of forest land proposed for diversion(in ha.): 2285.91   (ix). Non-forest land required for this project(in ha.): 1839.6   (x). Total period for which the forest land is proposed to be diverted(in years): 100
A-2. Details of User Agency
  (i). Name : Narmada Valley Development Authority   (ii). Address1 : 59, ARERA HILLS NVDA, NARMADA BHAWAN, BHOPAL (M.P.)   (iii). Address2 : NIL   (iv). State : Madhya Pradesh   (v). District : Bhopal   (vi). Pin : 462011   (vii). Landmark : NIL   (viii). Email address : eenvda23@gmail.com   (ix). Landline Telephone No. : 755-2761257   (x). Fax No. : 755-   (xi). Mobile No. : 9425495661   (xii). Website (if any) : NIL   (xiii). Legal status of User Agency : State Government
A-3. Details of Person Making Application
  (i). First Name: Dhanraj   (ii). Middle Name: NIL   (iii). Last Name: Akare   (iv). Gender: Male   (v). Designation: Project Administrator PIU   (vi). Address 1: Seoni Malwa Dist. Hoshangabad   (vii). Address 2: NIL   (viii). State: Madhya Pradesh   (ix). District: Hoshangabad   (x). Tehsil: Seoni-Malwa   (xi). Pin: 461223   (xii). Landmark: Opposite to Paryawas Bhawan   (xiii). Email Address: eenvda23@gmail.com   (xiv). Landline Telephone No.: 7570-299010   (xv). Fax No.: NIL   (xvi). Mobile No.: 9406855922   (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.Hoshangabad(T)1215.42878.56
2.Betul North(T)188.890
3.West Betul48.3256.95
4.Harda(T)831.09844.09
5.Khandwa(T)2.1960
Total2285.911839.6
B-2.2 Details of Districts involved
District wise breakup
S.no District Name Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1.Hoshangabad1215.42878.56
1.Betul237.2156.95
3.Harda831.09844.09
4.Khandwa2.1960
Total2285.911839.6
B-2.3 Village wise breakup
Villages wise breakup
S.no Village Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1Amakatara1.0250
2Beeltalai26.3290
3Bendripura0.1230
4Budimai19.6210
5Dhavida52.4860
6Geetkheda2.6990
7Guranjghat0.0460
8Jamani0.2450
9Jhirnapura0.7450
10Kamtha25.9020
11Lahi343.780
12Lokhartalai43.1560
13Mahudhana300.8250
14Manakpur0.0290
15Morghat195.3410
16Moriya1.050
17Palasi21.1690
18Samardha159.1650
19Santhai1.1780
20Takripura20.3110
21Varunghat0.1960
Total 1215.421 0
B-2.4 Component wise breakup
Component wise breakup
S.no Component Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1Dam Seat and Sluice29.320
2Submergence2147.64860.2
3Pipeline PH/DC15.76962.25
4Spillway channel with Fish Ladder38.090
5Quarry Area21.420
6Approach & Divesion Road27.736.96
7Transmission Line5.9510.19
Total 2285.91 1839.6
C. Maps of forest land proposed to be diverted
Division 1. : Hoshangabad(T)
  (i). Area of forest land proposed to be diverted(in ha.) : 1215.42   (ii). Nature of the Project: Non Linear   (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.
1.1215.42    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. : Harda(T)
  (i). Area of forest land proposed to be diverted(in ha.) : 831.09   (ii). Nature of the Project: Non Linear   (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.
1.831.09    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. : Betul North(T)
  (i). Area of forest land proposed to be diverted(in ha.) : 188.89   (ii). Nature of the Project: Non Linear   (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.
1.188.89    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 4. : West Betul
  (i). Area of forest land proposed to be diverted(in ha.) : 48.32   (ii). Nature of the Project: Non Linear   (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.
1.48.32    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 5. : Khandwa(T)
  (i). Area of forest land proposed to be diverted(in ha.) : 2.19   (ii). Nature of the Project: Non Linear   (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.
1.2.19    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:
E. Employment likely to be generated
  (i). Whether the Project is likely to generate employment ?: Yes   (ii). Permanent/Regular Employment(Number of persons): 180   (iii). Temporary Employment(Number of person-days): 750000
F. Displacement of People due to the Project, if any
  (i). Whether Project involves displacement?: Yes   (a). Total Number of families : 644   (b). Number of Scheduled Caste families : NIL   (c). Number of Schedule Tribes families : 604   (d). Number of other families : 40   (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.: File No.J-12011/43/2011-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? : 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? : 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: 3   (iv). No. of patches: Twelve
District 1. : Sagar
  (a). Village: chirrari   (b). Area(in ha.): 257.04   (c). Copy of KML file of the patch:     View File   (d). Khasra details: 1122,275,372,332,446/1,1156/1,1109,1217,1107,1200   (e). Present owner: User Agency   (f). Copy of Ownership proof:
District 2. : Sagar
  (a). Village: Sahajpuri kalan   (b). Area(in ha.): 37.45   (c). Copy of KML file of the patch:     View File   (d). Khasra details: 1/2   (e). Present owner: User Agency   (f). Copy of Ownership proof:
District 3. : Sagar
  (a). Village: khamkua   (b). Area(in ha.): 466   (c). Copy of KML file of the patch:     View File   (d). Khasra details: 595,623,9/1,37,53/1,58,104/1,144/1,415/2,84   (e). Present owner: User Agency   (f). Copy of Ownership proof:
District 4. : Betul
  (a). Village: Sehra,Diwancharsi   (b). Area(in ha.): 32   (c). Copy of KML file of the patch:     View File   (d). Khasra details: 412/1,465,45   (e). Present owner: User Agency   (f). Copy of Ownership proof:
District 5. : Betul
  (a). Village: Tirmahu   (b). Area(in ha.): 10   (c). Copy of KML file of the patch:     View File   (d). Khasra details: 830   (e). Present owner: User Agency   (f). Copy of Ownership proof:
District 6. : Jabalpur
  (a). Village: khalri,Barguwan   (b). Area(in ha.): 120   (c). Copy of KML file of the patch:     View File   (d). Khasra details: 168,136   (e). Present owner: User Agency   (f). Copy of Ownership proof:
District 7. : Sagar
  (a). Village: Bhuhara,Bamori,Vileki,Chak vileki,Khatola,Jhiriya,Patna khurd,chirai and Regajholi   (b). Area(in ha.): 601.58   (c). Copy of KML file of the patch:     View File   (d). Khasra details: 20,21,232,246,287,288,292,295,3,21,22,24,62,69,108,109,31/1,71,24,84/1,402/1,444,447,673,336,103,234/1   (e). Present owner: User Agency   (f). Copy of Ownership proof:
District 8. : Betul
  (a). Village: Gopalpura,Gandhigram,Sukadhana,Sobhapur,Pandra,Bodna,Mordongri and Chapada rayat   (b). Area(in ha.): 344.469   (c). Copy of KML file of the patch:     View File   (d). Khasra details: 1,11,5/1,2/2,2/1,1,414,54/1,320/1,17   (e). Present owner: User Agency   (f). Copy of Ownership proof:
District 9. : Jabalpur
  (a). Village: Kiwlari   (b). Area(in ha.): 50   (c). Copy of KML file of the patch:     View File   (d). Khasra details: 180   (e). Present owner: User Agency   (f). Copy of Ownership proof:
District 10. : Agar Malwa
  (a). Village: Dongargaon, Bid Madhopur   (b). Area(in ha.): 119.04   (c). Copy of KML file of the patch:     View File   (d). Khasra details: 461, 462, 463, 464,465,466,467,468, 16, 35, 151,158, 160, 190,192 199, 21, 215, 193, 343,   (e). Present owner: User Agency   (f). Copy of Ownership proof:
District 11. : Sagar
  (a). Village: Donger salaiya,jaitpur kachhaya,jhiriya   (b). Area(in ha.): 213.37   (c). Copy of KML file of the patch:     View File   (d). Khasra details: 181,571/1,103/1,23,100,13   (e). Present owner: User Agency   (f). Copy of Ownership proof:
District 12. : Agar Malwa
  (a). Village: Shyampura, Garda   (b). Area(in ha.): 156.24   (c). Copy of KML file of the patch:     View File   (d). Khasra details: 8,11,93,106, 188,189,100, 191,192, 194,195,292/2, 311, 304/1, 304/3, 305, 309, 310, 308, 219   (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): 0   (ii). Total command area of the Project(in ha.): 52205   (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
1Administrative Approval letter
2toposheet susner
3Geo referenced map susner
4Reply letter dated 21-12-2021