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/TR/Others/155506/2022   (ii). Name of Project for which Forest Land is required : Proposal for diversion of forest land measuring 0.3858 Ha for construction of permanent sectionalizing valve (SV-1) Station for day-to-day monitoring and control for Panisagar - Agartala Natural Gas Pipeline operation   (iii). Short narrative of the proposal and Project/scheme for which the forest land is required : This Pipeline network will provide Natural Gas to industrial and commercial customers including Power / Fertilizers units & City Gas Distribution.   (iv). State : Tripura   (v). Category of the Proposal : Others   (vi). Shape of forest land proposed to be diverted : Non Linear   (vii). Estimated cost of the Project(Rupees in lacs) : 563   (viii). Area of forest land proposed for diversion(in ha.): 0.3858   (ix). Non-forest land required for this project(in ha.): 0   (x). Total period for which the forest land is proposed to be diverted(in years): 99
A-2. Details of User Agency
  (i). Name : INDRADHANUSH GAS GRID LIMITED   (ii). Address1 : 5th Floor, Central Mall, Christian Basti, G. S. Road, Guwahati   (iii). Address2 : NIL   (iv). State : Assam   (v). District : Kamrup   (vi). Pin : 781005   (vii). Landmark : Central Mall   (viii). Email address : sujit.das@iggl.co.in   (ix). Landline Telephone No. : 0-000000   (x). Fax No. : 0-   (xi). Mobile No. : 9435152045   (xii). Website (if any) : NIL   (xiii). Legal status of User Agency : Central PSU
A-3. Details of Person Making Application
  (i). First Name: Pankaj   (ii). Middle Name: Kumar   (iii). Last Name: Patowary   (iv). Gender: Male   (v). Designation: Chief Project Manager   (vi). Address 1: 5th Floor, Central Mall, Christian Basti, G.S. Road, Guwahati   (vii). Address 2: NIL   (viii). State: Assam   (ix). District: Kamrup   (x). Tehsil: NIL   (xi). Pin: 781005   (xii). Landmark: Central Mall   (xiii). Email Address: sujit.das@iggl.co.in   (xiv). Landline Telephone No.: 0-000000   (xv). Fax No.: NIL   (xvi). Mobile No.: 9969220088   (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
1ApprovedGuwahati - Numaligarh - Itanagar Natural Gas Pipel3-AS-B-032/2021/GHY0.49080.490822 Dec 202101 Aug 2022
Total 0.4908 0.4908
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.UnoKoti District Forest0.38580
Total0.38580
B-2.2 Details of Districts involved
District wise breakup
S.no District Name Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1.Unakoti0.38580
Total0.38580
B-2.3 Village wise breakup
Villages wise breakup
S.no Village Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1DEO RESERVE FOREST_100.38580
Total 0.3858 0
B-2.4 Component wise breakup
Component wise breakup
S.no Component Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1SV-01 & Approach Road0.38580
Total 0.3858 0
C. Maps of forest land proposed to be diverted
Division 1. : UnoKoti District Forest
  (i). Area of forest land proposed to be diverted(in ha.) : 0.3858   (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.
1.0.3858    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): 20   (iii). Temporary Employment(Number of person-days): 300
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? : 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?: 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
Documents
S.No Documents
Remarks
1Google Map
2Layout Map
3Land Statement
4GIS Lab Of Forest Department Map
5Bare Minimum
6Compensatory Afforestation
7Net Present Value of Forest Area
8Trees (Cutting Felling)
9UNDERTAKING
10Purpose Wise Area Break Up
11SV TYPICAL PLOT PLAN
12Forest Rights Act (FRA), 2006