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/Pipeline/145770/2021   (ii). Name of Project for which Forest Land is required : Paradip - Numaligarh Crude Oil Pipeline (PNCPL) Project.   (iii). Short narrative of the proposal and Project/scheme for which the forest land is required : NRL is expanding its refining capacity from existing 3.0 MMTPA to 9.0 MMTPA to cater to the growing demand of petroleum products namely Petrol, Diesel, LPG, Kerosene etc. in the Eastern and Northeastern States and parts of Odisha, West Bengal, Bihar and Jharkhand. The additional Crude Oil required f   (iv). State : West Bengal   (v). Category of the Proposal : Pipeline   (vi). Shape of forest land proposed to be diverted : Linear   (vii). Estimated cost of the Project(Rupees in lacs) : 2259400   (viii). Area of forest land proposed for diversion(in ha.): 1.243   (ix). Non-forest land required for this project(in ha.): 526.278   (x). Total period for which the forest land is proposed to be diverted(in years): 99
A-2. Details of User Agency
  (i). Name : NUMALIGARH REFINERY LIMITED   (ii). Address1 : 122A, G.S Road, Christianbasti,   (iii). Address2 : Guwahati - 781005   (iv). State : Assam   (v). District : Kamrup   (vi). Pin : 781005   (vii). Landmark : Kiran Shree Hotel   (viii). Email address : hemjyoti.das@nrl.co.in   (ix). Landline Telephone No. : 361-2203140   (x). Fax No. : 361-2203146   (xi). Mobile No. : 9957316013   (xii). Website (if any) : nrl.co.in   (xiii). Legal status of User Agency : Central PSU
A-3. Details of Person Making Application
  (i). First Name: Bikash   (ii). Middle Name: Kumar   (iii). Last Name: Das   (iv). Gender: Male   (v). Designation: Manager Project   (vi). Address 1: Numaligarh Refinery Limited, NR Complex - 785699   (vii). Address 2: Golaghat, Assam   (viii). State: Assam   (ix). District: Golaghat   (x). Tehsil: Golaghat   (xi). Pin: 785699   (xii). Landmark: NIL   (xiii). Email Address: bikash.das@nrl.co.in   (xiv). Landline Telephone No.: 3776-265411   (xv). Fax No.: NIL   (xvi). Mobile No.: 9435152240   (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.Kharagpur0189.046
2.Silviculture(S) Division, Midnapur034.282
3.Howrah028.54
4.Panchet019.819
5.Bankura North018.442
6.Burdwan0.071118.115
7.Birbhum1.172118.034
Total1.243526.278
B-2.2 Details of Districts involved
District wise breakup
S.no District Name Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1.West Medinipur0223.328
1.Hooghly028.54
3.Bankura038.261
4.Purba Burdwan0.071118.115
5.Birbhum1.172118.034
Total1.243526.278
B-2.3 Village wise breakup
Villages wise breakup
S.no Village Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1Solapata-18500.223
2Bhetiyadakshin-18200.738
3Kundupara-18301.191
4Birbhadrapur-18101.42
5Chakismailpur-19904.885
6Dhalbar-20501.627
7Bhiku Bar-20700.163
8Haripura-21601.791
9Dhanhalia-21202.145
10Sarrang-21302.169
11Kontai-16001.644
12Biria-15900.082
13Kharijhapari-15802.29
14Gajipurpatna-15702.82
15Gazipur Kismat-15601.0767
16Paikbar -11900.375
17Achkarbar-15401.031
18Raypaikbaruttar-15500.424
19Mirjapur-12500.29
20Raisima Uttar-12603.275
21Shalikota-12701.655
22Kakrajit-8004.9387
23Kajipara-7900.351
24Baicha-13001.039
25Sirni-13202.923
26Mannya-38802.531
27Ramnagar-68502.282
28Dakshin Bhetia-68400.909
29Dakshin Dhanaswari-68100.915
30Uttar Dhanaswari-67800.126
31Shyamsundarpur-67901.689
32Manohapur-67400.491
33Amarsiya-67301.37
34Ulashbarbetiya -67200.642
35Deshchak-66900.573
36Chak Jagabandhan-67001.044
37Naruchak-66600.702
38Asanda-41000.833
39Murarchak-66500.748
40Mulkuria-64001.692
41Uttarmulkuria-63700.875
42Mohanchak-63601.55
43Sarsa-63500.758
44Shaljora-63302.816
45Takrar-44302.6711
46Khulia-44701.245
47Hari Pur-44102.783
48Handla Bhalabhadra-44001.0331
49Handla-27201.835
50Palshita-45301.46
51Kuchli-45602.899
52Benadiha-45701.047
53Banshgerya-45801.363
54Palgerya-45901.031
55Imampatna-26501.249
56Kismathirapari-46200.7
57Siyara-46400.601
58Bakshubeg-46300.772
59Hirapari-46500.936
60Kayemkhan-46600.932
61Thatrachak -26101.413
62Belgerya-46700.056
63Abhirampur-26000.124
64Tangagerya-25900.915
65Surathpur-25600.89
66Kulidanbatitaki-25500.988
67Chirkunya-25000.344
68Shyamchak-24900.553
69Jatirampur-24800.01
70Elabatitaki-24700.947
71Basdebpur-24500.913
72Lengabhat-24300.829
73Ranihati-24400.753
74Kalyapar-47600.914
75Khagra-40201.515
76Chakrampal-40301.459
77Chak Maoa-41001.782
78Laki Chak-40900.41
79Manikpur-41700.629
80Amalpur-41902.404
81Jamjhatia-42201.7369
82Bhairabpur-59801.2373
83Barachu-59600.481
84Barmathurisantra-60100.239
85Bardamu-60200.484
86Barghasiram-60300.913
87Barmathuri-59500.44
88Rakhikulgerya-60400.494
89Baghagere-43701.323
90Kunjagere-43800.333
91Mrijapur-59201.568
92Oyarda-44301.233
93Chakraghu-44700.807
94Arjjunchak -45100.3623
95Chakmurari-45000.141
96Barbansi-57501.173
97Balarampur-57201.811
98Bhandaria-57301.704
99Dishiti-55200.596
100Arajikapasgerya-55100.866
101Kismat Kapasgerya-55000.219
102Mamudpur-54700.7467
103Ghoratara-54601.257
104Baita-46500.123
105Durgapur-46600.906
106Kanikha-46701.0854
107Meudichak-54000.417
108Dakshinmarkandapur -46801.408
109Durgapur-47001.1345
110Rajsan-47101.265
111Kulara-47201.7024
112Begunya-50000.268
113Chaupanya-47301.2474
114Meudipur-47400.8906
115Ramnagar-47500.523
116Muksudpur-47802.7102
117Maisa-48800.786
118Rajpura-47900.02
119Raghunathpur-27103.2149
120Ganadiha-61600.634
121Chakmansur-61700.6574
122Maisha-61502.313
123Rai Pukuria Gholai-57201.554
124Kalaberya-58800.565
125Biripota-57302.586
126Shatachak-55500.401
127Padima-55600.639
128Randa-55401.062
129Bara Gopinathpur-54301.7111
130Maisha-54200.486
131Dogerya-51001.891
132Adamchak-54000.073
133Ghoshpur-50202.909
134Brahman Chak-51401.199
135Tabagerya-32603.246
136Sadhakchak-32500.841
137Dundurkundu-31402.329
138Basanchak-31200.002
139Banshgerya-31500.168
140Chandchak-31301.26
141Purbba Thaur-28500.242
142Padima Shyam Chak-28403.013
143Suratpur-28201.286
144Supapursuri-103.171
145Chandur-26204.779
146Kuldaha-28401.483
147Paikpoda-26701.376
148Jhalur-11200.65
149Bhabanipur-21102.5864
150Kashkuli-21002.38
151Hematpur-20900.279
152Bara-20803.0343
153Jara-15201.596
154Mahabala-15300.435
155Tegerya Dharmmapur-15400.486
156Ghola-15503.638
157Panchamahar-16700.772
158Karanji-16104.0468
159Ramkrishnapur-16600.984
160Sola-16300.563
161Bhandaria-2100.7562
162Kalapat-2201.991
163Khejurbani-2000.568
164Dhanyagachhi-26302.2973
165Kaigere-26801.13
166Gangarampur-25402.1968
167Sirsa-27000.605
168Pirijpur-27101.209
169Tenpur-23001.754
170Kharsa-23102.177
171Srirampur Atghara-23203.032
172Debkhanda-16903.297
173Chandpur-16801.7156
174Bhagbanpur-16502.632
175Sinrapur-16600.01
176Arazi Kirttibaspur-12800.967
177Tarahat-13004.9744
178Rangamati-12700.056
179Subir Chak-9001.5598
180Dwariapur-8802.029
181Pukhuriya-8703.337
182Khatul-302.035
183Agai-402.581
184Gotai-200.956
185Bhurkunda-700.7711
186Aspur-1300.449
187Puina-1201.17
188Haldi-16501.165
189Tajpur-16203.9824
190Deshra-15803.964
191Bhalukgere-15901.5644
192Chakchil-16000.991
193Gachhgere-7601.114
194Laugram-7804.1186
195Panna-7500.5995
196Dasheri-7200.941
197Siringa-7301.379
198Naga Tentul-13103.417
199Habishpur-12701.007
200Bagalpur-12800.833
201Dighalgram-12603.0504
202Bora Baikunthapur-12502.198
203Ratra-12201.417
204Kharsi-12103.4784
205Jhiknara-11902.729
206Narra-12000.312
207Guir-8605.084
208Narayanpurchak-3601.115
209Saranga-8502.714
210Tarul-3700.906
211Chagram-8406.213
212Sikarpur-5000.476
213Sankari-7005.6814
214Palashdanga-6000.8744
215Chaksultan-6101.759
216Sasanga-5803.2543
217Atkulya-640.0712.9866
218Belkas-2104.13
219Baharpur-2201.17
220Nala-2004.128
221Haldi-402.783
222Chandanpur-11602.2205
223Satinandi-11406.7935
224Channa-11106.3661
225Karunji-14702.0846
226Bhada-14603.2279
227Belari-14801.8624
228Belgram-11607.9554
229Nowada-11501.006
230Deasa-11403.578
231Shibda-11300.362
232Dwariapur-11803.9814
233Laxmiganj-11900.806
234Aluthia-10204.1453
235Somaipur-7204.604
236Babur Bandh-7102.0148
237Silut-6902.069
238Mallickpur-6801.9672
239Beluti-7500.992
240Nripatigram-7602.043
241Kurumba-6601.761
242Srikrishnapur-7702.7341
243Pubar-3901.71
244Bankul-3702.875
245Nrisinghapur-7902.6296
246Purucha-12601.153
247Orgram-1103.8985
248Dakshin Radhanagar-10801.539
249Kankutiya-1060.034.9763
250Mahedipur-10501.147
251Binuriya-5400.167
252Paschim-Bahadurpur-5303.4725
253Ruppur-5201.003
254Dakshin Harirampur-5100.6896
255Chakpali-4901.358
256Manoharpur-480.0773.518
257Saturiya-4104.2733
258Bergram-1003.888
259Baral-901.055
260Salan-800.775
261Sunutiya-1102.1035
262Debagram-1200.488
263Gopalnagar-13203.7618
264Kamarpara-13100.175
265Teghariya-19202.095
266Budhura-19300.231
267Dhanai-19501.989
268Panrui-18700.413
269Paschim Sundalpur-19600.257
270Mahishadahari- 19701.0953
271Majhigaon-18601.2398
272Madanpur-17102.2833
273Sahispur-17201.363
274Dakshin-Hazrapur-1730.3542.9858
275Gadadharpur-17402.2108
276Jinaipur-1750.3131.1549
277Behariya-600.2041.8485
278Piyashala-580.0363.8697
279Kondaipur-6100.712
280Chhoto Kustikuri-5701.3063
281Teghariya-5601.4395
282Dhaltikri-5502.525
283Bhramorkol-4502.288
284Ikra-4900.182
285Patanda-4601.9242
286Sundardihi-4200.592
287Chhoto Alunda-2203.129
288Baraalunda-2300.725
289Banadihi-2403.693
290Panch Pakhuriya-1601.957
291Durgapur-1400.831
292Narsinhapur-13701.167
293Nadighasbera-14100.7
294Chatarma-13402.173
295Maulpur-12102.651
296Kashthatari-12001.2935
297Saharakuri-11102.4736
298Nirbhaypur-11001.5333
299Sahera-10801.038
300Bodmati-10901.7481
301Fullaipur-10600.688
302Andhargram-1050.1580.469
303Bhagirathpur-10400.626
304Kulkuri-8401.692
305Porabali-8300.546
306Bishnupur-8503.0295
307Shrikantapur-6202.475
308Kukradihi-6100.315
309Debagram-6301.9621
310Bherapathar-5801.751
311Kapistha-5402.2264
312Jhindharpur-5301.1811
313Husaipur-4101.366
314Baliharpur-4702.8542
315Bhagabandh-4803.345
316Sankrishnapur-59400.901
Total 1.243 526.278
B-2.4 Component wise breakup
Component wise breakup
S.no Component Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
126 " dia crude oil pipeline ( Burdwan) Div.0.071118.115
226 " dia crude oil pipeline ( Birbhum ) Div.1.172118.034
Total 1.243 236.149
C. Maps of forest land proposed to be diverted
Division 1. : Birbhum
  (i). Area of forest land proposed to be diverted(in ha.) : 1.172   (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).
1.1.172    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. : Burdwan
  (i). Area of forest land proposed to be diverted(in ha.) : 0.071   (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).
1.0.071    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: The route has been carefully selected to minimize
E. Employment likely to be generated
  (i). Whether the Project is likely to generate employment ?: Yes   (ii). Permanent/Regular Employment(Number of persons): 48   (iii). Temporary Employment(Number of person-days): 265
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?: 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
1Project Approval Letter
2UNDERTAKING FOR PAYMENT OF COST OF COMPENSATORY AFFORESTATION
3UNDERTAKING FOR PAYMENT OF NPV OF FOREST AREA
4BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF PARADIP- NUMALIGARH CRUDE OIL PIPELINE
5STATEMENT SHOWING THE DETAILS OF THE NON-FOREST AREA INVOLVED
6CERTIFICATE FOR MINIMUM USE OF FOREST LAND
7STATEMENT SHOWING DETAILS OF FOREST AREA PROPOSED FOR DIVERSION
8UNDERTAKING FOR COMLIANCE OF FRA 2006 FOR THE PROPOSED FOREST LAND UNDER DIVERSION
91 : 15000 Scale map Showing forest area under Birbhum Division
101 : 15000 Scale map Showing forest area under Burdwan Division
11Proposal Letter