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/TRANS/48171/2020   (ii). Name of Project for which Forest Land is required : Diversion of 21.3339 Ha of Forest Land for construction of 33kV Pole line from Jawaharnagar Substation to Dhumachera Substation under NERPSIP Tripura.   (iii). Short narrative of the proposal and Project/scheme for which the forest land is required : The proposed 33 kV Pole Line from Jawaharnagar to Dhumachhara Line is a part of the NERPSIP Project. Since the line passes through the Dhalai District Forest and to be terminated at the Dhumachhara Substation, it unavoidably passes through some Reserve Forest areas . However care has been taken du   (iv). State : Tripura   (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) : 600   (viii). Area of forest land proposed for diversion(in ha.): 21.3339   (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): 50
A-2. Details of User Agency
  (i). Name : TRIPURA STATE ELECTRICITY CORPORATION LIMITED   (ii). Address1 : Bidyut Bhavan,   (iii). Address2 : North Banamalipur,Agartala   (iv). State : Tripura   (v). District : District West   (vi). Pin : 799001   (vii). Landmark : Near Bodhjung School   (viii). Email address : tsecl.forest@gmail.com   (ix). Landline Telephone No. : 381-2351579   (x). Fax No. : 381-0   (xi). Mobile No. : 9436457031   (xii). Website (if any) : http://www.tsecl.gov.in   (xiii). Legal status of User Agency : State PSU
A-3. Details of Person Making Application
  (i). First Name: Nirupam   (ii). Middle Name: NIL   (iii). Last Name: Guha   (iv). Gender: Male   (v). Designation: AGM   (vi). Address 1: Transmission Circle,79 Tilla   (vii). Address 2: P.O- Kunjavan Agartala   (viii). State: Tripura   (ix). District: District West   (x). Tehsil: NIL   (xi). Pin: 799006   (xii). Landmark: Near SLDC, Grid Substation   (xiii). Email Address: tsecl.forest@gmail.com   (xiv). Landline Telephone No.: 381-2351579   (xv). Fax No.: NIL   (xvi). Mobile No.: 9436457031   (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/TR/TRANS/17118/2015No.3-TR C 088/2017-SHI 1145-4621.189621.189628 Jun 2018
2Apporved3-TRC 023/2012-SHI/2424-26 dtd 06/09/20136.7756.77513 Feb 201306 Sep 2013
3Apporved3-TR B 004/2013-SHI/2126-28 dtd 03/11/20143.233.2308 Aug 201403 Nov 2014
4Apporved3_TR C 078/2010-SHL/2302-04 dtd 28.08.201314.9314.9321 Jan 201328 Aug 2013
5Apporved3-TRC 071/2010-SHI/1983-85 dtd 20/10/201410.53610.53622 Apr 201320 Oct 2014
6ApprovedFP/TR/TRANS/48163/20203-TRB011/2021-SHI2.7052.70517 Jun 202131 Jan 2022
7ApprovedFP/TR/TRANS/48164/20203-TRB013/2021-SHI18.199918.199917 Jun 202124 Jun 2022
8ApprovedFP/TR/TRANS/48165/20203-TRC019/2021-SHI10.448310.448330 Apr 202104 Jul 2022
Total 88.0138 88.0138
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.Dhalai District Forest21.33390
Total21.33390
B-2.2 Details of Districts involved
District wise breakup
S.no District Name Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1.Dhalai21.33390
Total21.33390
B-2.3 Village wise breakup
Villages wise breakup
S.no Village Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1Kathalbari2.51760
2Sikaribari2.99850
3Ghagra Chhara1.27530
4Longtharai RF14.34340
5Dakshin Dhumachhara0.19420
6Uttar Dhumachhara0.0046180
Total 21.333618 0
B-2.4 Component wise breakup
Component wise breakup
S.no Component Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
133kV Pole Line21.33390
Total 21.3339 0
C. Maps of forest land proposed to be diverted
Division 1. : Dhalai District Forest
  (i). Area of forest land proposed to be diverted(in ha.) : 21.3339   (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).
1.21.3339    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 ?: Yes   (ii). Permanent/Regular Employment(Number of persons): 9   (iii). Temporary Employment(Number of person-days): 500
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? : 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 ?: No   (iii) . Reason for not providing Non-Forest Land: For laying of transmission lines
Additional information Details
Documents
S.No Documents
Remarks
1Diagrammatic Sketch of Line showing total pole(Sample copy uploaded due to space constraint-Complete set will be submitted with hard Copy)
2Mouja Map(Sample copy uploaded due to space constraint-Complete set will be submitted with hard Copy)
3Undertaking Additional NPV
4Undertaking CA
5Undertaking regarding minimum use of Forest
6Undertaking NPV
7Undertaking OTFTD Certificate
8Land Statement showing District, Forest Division, Mouja CS plot & Khaitian details
9GPS Co-ordinate of line showing Start & End Point
10Receive copy of compliance report
11FHQ Verification report