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/WB/Others/40606/2019   (ii). Name of Project for which Forest Land is required : Jagdishpur-Haldia-Bokaro-Dhamra Pipeline (JHBDPL) Underground Project of GAIL   (iii). Short narrative of the proposal and Project/scheme for which the forest land is required : The Jagdishpur-Haldia-Bokaro-Dhamra Pipeline (JHBDPL) Underground Project of GAIL is a part of the Prime Minister Urja Ganga Project. The approximate length of the JHBDPL pipeline is 2600 kms and passes through the Eastern UP, Bihar, Jharkhand, Odisha & West Bengal.   (iv). State : West Bengal   (v). Category of the Proposal : Others   (vi). Shape of forest land proposed to be diverted : Linear   (vii). Estimated cost of the Project(Rupees in lacs) : 129400000   (viii). Area of forest land proposed for diversion(in ha.): 2.7279   (ix). Non-forest land required for this project(in ha.): 1487.4521   (x). Total period for which the forest land is proposed to be diverted(in years): 100
A-2. Details of User Agency
  (i). Name : GAIL INDIA LIMITED   (ii). Address1 : 4TH FLOOR,FINANCE CENTER,CBD ACTION AREA-II,MOTHER'S WAX MUSIUM BUILDING,NEW TOWN   (iii). Address2 : KOLKATA   (iv). State : West Bengal   (v). District : Kolkata   (vi). Pin : 700156   (vii). Landmark : OPPOSITE ECO PARK   (viii). Email address : niloy.mukherjee@gail.co.in   (ix). Landline Telephone No. : 33-22908665   (x). Fax No. : 33-   (xi). Mobile No. : 9819409790   (xii). Website (if any) : gailonline.com   (xiii). Legal status of User Agency : Central PSU
A-3. Details of Person Making Application
  (i). First Name: SUBRATA   (ii). Middle Name: ROY   (iii). Last Name: MONDAL   (iv). Gender: Male   (v). Designation: DGMCONSTRUCTION   (vi). Address 1: 4TH FLOOR,FINANCE CENTER,CBD ACTION AREA-II,MOTHERS WAX MUSIUM BUILDING,NEW TOWN   (vii). Address 2: KOLKATA   (viii). State: West Bengal   (ix). District: Kolkata   (x). Tehsil: kolkata   (xi). Pin: 700156   (xii). Landmark: OPPOSITE ECO PARK   (xiii). Email Address: gchappity@gail.co.in   (xiv). Landline Telephone No.: 33-22908665   (xv). Fax No.: NIL   (xvi). Mobile No.: 9819409790   (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.Bankura North0.596163.882
2.Kangsabati (North)0.5019312.7591
3.Burdwan1.63326.6645
Total2.7279803.3056
B-2.2 Details of Districts involved
District wise breakup
S.no District Name Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1.Bankura0.596163.882
1.Purulia0.5019312.7591
3.Barddhaman1.63326.6645
4.24 Parganas049.8975
5.Nadia025.0095
6.Howrah0176.529
7.Hooghly0251.9725
8.Medinipur0180.738
Total2.72791487.4521
B-2.3 Village wise breakup
Villages wise breakup
S.no Village Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1Erendi06.573
2Syampur00.534
3Chakbad03.795
4Bagra03.252
5Simulhir01.839
6Bhabanipur01.77
7Likhiyara07.17
8Ratanpur00.267
9Chatarmahul06.3
10Dandua01.722
11Sagarka02.709
12Banda06.666
13Mandapdanga00.021
14Madhututi03.423
15Bagmanmi04.683
16Nanduka05.253
17Muldi00.411
18Simra03.468
19Pabra03.198
20Dhanuktor00.378
21Pratappur03.36
22Nabagram01.35
23Manipur02.544
24Nildi00.297
25Hurara0.05545.1436
26Durmut01.665
27Daikiyari04.545
28Gagra05.262
29Namabathan03.852
30Ramkanali02.313
31Nutandi00.636
32Kanki02.097
33Jurukhamar02.304
34Lachhmanpur00.504
35Haridi04.596
36Gobag03.303
37Janardandi02.754
38Muktipur02.805
39Lalgar0.0034.557
40Kustor02.184
41Ramchandrapur02.289
42Kushtor02.031
43Gangttiadih01.062
44Kristapur00.324
45Gangupur03.582
46Murradi03.78
47Indkhuri Alias Dulurdi01.614
48Damodarpur00.531
49Berakural0.16631.3067
50Manpur04.581
51Dandahit03.012
52Kastogoda00
53Pachandpur00.633
54Dhansaddi0.27724.1298
55Mohanpur03.504
56Dandua104.504
57Ketalpur Alias Nutandi01.59
58Gobindpur01.448
59Dubra01.164
60Gurguria01.848
61Mapuidi02.484
62Intakora00.36
63Baishyakuli02.616
64Shankara04.172
65Jhanpra04.826
66Jabara03.718
67Palsukra00.622
68Lipaniya04.95
69Lakhanpur01.016
70Baraseni02.496
71Kushtanr01.94
72Hirbahal01.532
73Kotra03.222
74Golukunra04.336
75Amjora02.776
76Chharra05.688
77Bihahura00.424
78Jhupra03.818
79Hatuara03.12
80Birgiri03.478
81Surulia02.434
82Palanja04.29
83Ketika01.646
84Dabar03.124
85Durku07.354
86Chandradi01.31
87Tamna03.08
88Karamra03.08
89Amchuria03.246
90Dhanara03.346
91Sirdih00.112
92Kantadih02.926
93Khukhramura04.672
94Korang07.01
95Puara00.02
96Berada01.876
97Baraurmma04.48
98Maldih02.684
99Daberia01.656
100Parashya02.956
101Dumari05.12
102Baragoda Alias Hetyadih03.424
103Chhotagado04.64
104Gobindpur100.298
105Damantor01.27
106Juradih02.076
107Amaru01.696
108Berma01.51
109Shyamnagar Alias Jojodih05.86
110Ruchap00.268
111Malti04.946
112Bholubasa03.044
113Tiluri05.568
114Udaypur0.1633.431
115Kashihir0.4330.809
116Jahur Bana02.76
117Simaladihi04.077
118Baghabana05.622
119Khabarbana05.622
120Krishanapur06.354
121Patharadihi02.868
122Goradihi03.891
123Bishjor02.481
124Nimatpur02.49
125Patdoha00.516
126Beriathoal02.229
127Thana Dumar02.343
128Pirrbaid Dholar Bandh02.922
129Shalroha08.265
130Belekuri01.23
131Demramol03.174
132Nimra03.465
133Pachamba02.034
134Damra02.61
135Kudra02.613
136Madanpur00.636
137Nidhirampur05.1
138Durlabhpur04.239
139Benagari02.808
140Panktor02.751
141Basudebpur01.908
142Chausal04.224
143Aawitpur02.985
144Sibipara02.898
145Shrichandrapur02.199
146Phuljam04.359
147Ghanshyampur02.097
148Naricha03.315
149Manoharpur04.776
150Bhabnipur01.086
151Baguli04.014
152Tikargram05.358
153Kamarsol01.626
154Kishoripur02.031
155Kadasol00.963
156Pathrajuri02.655
157Ronalejora04.992
158Shyampur02.478
159Kamala02.166
160Bhairabpur00.294
161Bamandihi012.477
162Bilmalpur01.299
163Krishna Nagar00.66
164Purakonda00.114
165Beharpur02.136
166Gopinathpur05.334
167Narayanpur00.6285
168Thakurpur00.027
169Gopinathpur108.1675
170Radharanpur01.053
171Radharanpur101.086
172Faridpur04.7265
173Bhiringi00.7275
174Banagram00.138
175Punabad01.0965
176Baherpura05.628
177Banskopa00.336
178Amaljora011.253
179Bandra08.349
180Manikara01.248
181Brindanpur00
182Rajkusum05.406
183Gardaha00.96
184Ijjatganj0.7874.499
185Kanksa0.0733.011
186Dhobaru0.1411.005
187Gobindpur204.935
188Sonai0.6296.652
189Pondali09.801
190Kota Chandipur04.314
191Golgram013.194
192Maro05.718
193Khandari04.14
194Raipur05.439
195Mankar04.599
196Sukdal00.15
197Bagbanpur05.322
198Nurkona04.797
199Rakona04.431
200Paraj04.245
201Jot Kolkol04.038
202Kolkol02.823
203Galsi07.71
204Babla05.13
205Sarul04.71
206Chhotamure00.33
207Ura00
208Khano09.183
209Chakmura01.791
210Sanko01.614
211Belgram05.862
212Satinandi05.121
213Chandanpur01.275
214Kurmuna02.28
215Talit05.13
216Chandul02.235
217Amar01.68
218Nutangram03.3
219Palitpur05.787
220Diuri00.957
221Kamnara06.192
222Malkita03.339
223Mirzapur010.896
224Jamar05.214
225Basatpur06.159
226Raipur105.562
227BaraiChak00
228Ramnagar04.17
229Ataghar01.848
230Suhari01.707
231Jarur01.668
232Saidpur04.035
233Ghatshila00
234Palsha01.515
235Khargram04.653
236Paschim Chanipur01.125
237Karanda05.682
238Mashagaria04.89
239Baragram00.201
240Baje Rasulpur03.318
241Naohati01.8
242Keja03.699
243Amadpur04.065
244Ichapur04.281
245Merua02.346
246Merari01.74
247Kiskinda03.72
248Bagila02.631
249Talchini02.94
250Sasinara02.649
251Amudpur05.577
252Mabarakpur03.534
Total 2.7279 806.0316
B-2.4 Component wise breakup
Component wise breakup
S.no Component Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1Natural Gas Pipeline (Kangsabati North Division)0.5019312.7591
2Natural Gas Pipeline (Bankura North Division)0.596163.882
3Natural Gas Pipeline (Burdwan Division)1.63326.6645
4Natural Gas Pipeline (Nadia Mursidabad Division)025.0095
5Natural Gas Pipeline (24 pgs (North) Division)049.8975
6Natural Gas Pipeline (Howrah Division)0428.5015
7Natural Gas Pipeline (Purba Medinipur Division)0180.738
Total 2.7279 1487.4521
C. Maps of forest land proposed to be diverted
Division 1. : Bankura North
  (i). Area of forest land proposed to be diverted(in ha.) : 0.596   (ii). Nature of the Project: Linear   (b). No. of Segments : Two
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).
1.0.163    View File
2.0.433    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. : Kangsabati (North)
  (i). Area of forest land proposed to be diverted(in ha.) : 0.5019   (ii). Nature of the Project: Linear   (b). No. of Segments : Four
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).
1.0.0554    View File
2.0.003    View File
3.0.2772    View File
4.0.1663    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. : Burdwan
  (i). Area of forest land proposed to be diverted(in ha.) : 1.63   (ii). Nature of the Project: Linear   (b). No. of Segments : Four
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).
1.0.141    View File
2.0.073    View File
3.0.787    View File
4.0.629    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): 20   (iii). Temporary Employment(Number of person-days): 150000
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
1CERTIFICATE FOR PIPELINE SHALL BE UNDERGROUND & JUSTIFICATION FOR LOCATING THE PIPELINE ROJECT IN FOREST AREA
2FRA CERTIFICATE OBTAINED FROM BANKURA DISTRICT COLLECTOR
3FRA CERTIFICATE OBTAINED FROM PURBA AND PASCHIM DISTRICT COLLECTOR
4FRA CERTIFICATE OBTAINED FROM PURULIA DISTRICT COLLECTOR
5Undertaking for compensatory Afforestation
6Undertaking for Additional compensatory Afforestation
7Undertaking for cost of Tree felling
8Undertaking for NPV
9ertificate from MoEF regarding Project doesn't require Clearance under the Environment (Protection) Act 1986
10NOC FROM DFO HOWARA
11NOC FROM DFO NADIA
12NOC FROM DFO 24PARGANA
13NOC FROM DFO PURBA MEDNIPUR