FORM - B
Form for seeking prior approval under Section-2 of the proposals by the State Governments and other authorities, in respect of renewal of leases,
which have been earlier granted clearance under Forest (Conservation) Act,1980
PART - I
(To be filled up by User Agency)
A. General Details
A-1. Project Details
  (i). Proposal No. : FP/JH/MIN/37402/2018   (ii). Name of Project for which Forest Land is required : TULSIDAMAR DOLOMITE MINE   (iii). Short narrative of the proposal and Project/scheme for which the forest land is required : The period of validity of Mining lease of Tulsidamar Dolomite Mine is up to 31.03.2020 which involves 101.32 ha forest land within the lease. This proposal is for obtaining forest clearance for further period of 20 years.   (iv). State : Jharkhand   (v). Category of the Proposal : Mining   (vi). Shape of forest land proposed to be diverted : Non Linear   (vii). Estimated cost of the Project(Rupees in lacs) : 350   (viii). Area of forest land proposed for diversion(in ha.): 101.32   (ix). Non-forest land required for this project(in ha.): 17.4   (x). Total period for which the forest land is proposed to be diverted(in years): 20
A-2. Details of User Agency
  (i). Name : GUA ORE MINES, BOKARO STEEL PLANT, M/S. STEEL AUTHORITY OF INDIA LIMITED   (ii). Address1 : Bhawanathpur Group of Mines Tulsidamar Dolomite Mines P.O- Bhawanathpur Township   (iii). Address2 : NIL   (iv). State : Jharkhand   (v). District : Garhwa   (vi). Pin : 822129   (vii). Landmarks : NIL   (viii). Email address : tulsidamarfc18@gmail.com   (ix). Landline Telephone No. : 233334   (x). Fax No. : NIL   (xi). Mobile No. : 9477702075   (xii). Website (if any) : www.sail.co.in   (xiii). Details of Proposals seeking prior approval of Central Government under the Act for diversion of forest land submitted by the User Agency 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
  (xiv). Legal status of User Agency : Central PSU
A-3. Details of Person Making Application
  (i). First Name: Sanjay   (ii). Middle Name: Kumar   (iii). Last Name: Singh   (iv). Gender: Male   (v). Designation: DGM   (vi). Address 1: Bhawanthpur Group of Mines Tulsidamar dolomite Mine P.O Bhawanthpur   (vii). Address 2: NIL   (viii). State: West Bengal   (ix). District: Kolkata   (x). Tehsil: kolkata   (xi). Pin: 700017   (xii). Landmarks: West Bengal   (xiii). Email Address: tulsidamarfc18@gmail.com   (xiv). Landline Telephone No.: 22820384   (xv). Fax No.: NIL   (xvi). Mobile No.: 9477702075   (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:
A-4. Details of approvals under the Forest (Conservation) Act , 1980 accorded in the past
Serial No Proposal No MoEF File No Date of approval Area of forest land diverted Period of diversion
1FP/JH/MIN/162/19948-57/1994-FC18 Dec 1997101.3220
A-5. Status of compliance to conditions stipulated in the previous approvals
Serial No Proposal No MoEF File No Conditions stipulated by the MoEF Details of the compliance
1FP/JH/MIN/162/19948-57/1994-FCThe compensatory afforestation shall be raised over equivalent non-forest land at project cost. The non-forest land identified for compensatory afforestation will be notified as protected forest under the Indian Forest act-1972.An amount of Rs 15,04,640/- was paid vide DD No-605437 dated 10-06-96, DD No-336744 dated 10-07-1997 and DD no-724508 dated 16-10-1998 to forest department towards compensation of afforestation in double the area of degraded forest land of 47.02 ha.
2FP/JH/MIN/162/19948-57/1994-FCPenal afforestation will be raised over double the degraded forest land at the cost of user agency.An amount of Rs 17,37,600/- has been paid vide DD No-336602 and 336603 dated 12-11-96 and DD No-336744 dated 10-07-97 for afforestation of 108.60 Ha towards panel afforestation.
3FP/JH/MIN/162/19948-57/1994-FCThe area to be diverted shall be demarcated in ground by R.C.C pillars at the cost of user agency.Diverted area has been demarcated on ground by fixation of the RCC pillars after joint survey deputed by state forest department at user agency cost.
4FP/JH/MIN/162/19948-57/1994-FCFuel wood/ alternate energy sources will be provided to labourers working at project siteElectricity/cooking gas has been provided as alternate energy sources. Gas is supplied adequately by M/S Bharat gas having its office & magazine at our township.
5FP/JH/MIN/162/19948-57/1994-FCEncroachment by labourers shall be checkedRegular check up is being carried out
6FP/JH/MIN/162/19948-57/1994-FCForest land shall not be used for any purpose other than specified in the proposalForest land diverted is purely used for mining purpose only. It is not used for purpose other than the purpose for which clearance has been approved.
7FP/JH/MIN/162/19948-57/1994-FCReclamation will be done over mined out area and safety zone will be demarcated and maintained at the cost of user agency.The dolomite mineral deposit has been proved up to 60 Mtr. Average depth of mines is now 30 Mtr. Reclamation of area can only be done after deposit is completely exhausted. Safety zone has been demarcated by boulder wall and trench maintained properly at SAIL cost. Rs78,000/- has been deposited to DFO, Garhwa for afforestation/Regeneration in safety zone area vide DD no.365366 dated 16-10-1998 against demand letter No-3148 dated 11-10-1998 of DFO, Garhwa.
8FP/JH/MIN/162/19948-57/1994-FCAny other condition that state Govt. may impose from time to time.No other condition has been imposed by state govt.
9FP/JH/MIN/162/19948-57/1994-FCLegal status of forest land shall remain unchanged.Legal status of forest land has not changed and remains as forest land.
A-6. Details of payments made in respect of the approval under the Forest (Conservation) Act , 1980 accorded in the past
Serial No Proposal No MoEF File No Item/Nature Amount paid (in Rupees) Date of Payment
1FP/JH/MIN/162/19948-57/1994-FCNet present value6342632030 Mar 2016
2FP/JH/MIN/162/19948-57/1994-FCCompensatory Afforestation150464010 Jun 1998
3FP/JH/MIN/162/19948-57/1994-FCPenal Compensatory Afforestation173760010 Jul 1997
4FP/JH/MIN/162/19948-57/1994-FCSafety Zone7800011 Oct 1998
A-7. Details of the forest land returned back to the State Forest Department or any other Authority from the forest land diverted in favour of the user agency
  (i). Details of the forest land returned back to the State Forest Department or any other Authority from the forest land diverted in favour of the user agency: No
Serial No Area No of patch Area of patch Uploaded patch Uploaded GPS Date of return Authority Uploaded documentary proof
NIL
A-9. Details of Transfer of Lease
Serial No Name of person Address of person Date of transfer MMDR File Transfer Deed Conservation MoEF_file No Date of approval MoEF file
NIL
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
  (i). Whether any proposal seeking prior approval of Central Government under the Act for diversion of forest land required for the project has been submitted in the past?. : Yes   (ii). 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.Garhwa North101.3217.4
Total101.3217.4
B-2.2 Details of Districts involved
District wise breakup
S.no District Name Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1.Garhwa101.3217.4
Total101.3217.4
B-2.3 Village wise breakup
Villages wise breakup
S.no Village Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1Tulsidmar24.2617.4
2Jangipur77.0570
101.317 17.4
B-2.4 Component wise breakup
Component wise breakup
S.no Component Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1Exvated area (Mine Working)620
2Road60.5
3Waste Dump15.136.5
4Infrastructure0.52.5
5Green Belt13
6Safety Zone & Statutory barriors4.281.1
7In between interlocked areas12.413.8
Total 101.32 17.4
C. Maps of forest land proposed to be diverted
Division 1. : Garhwa North
  (i). Area of forest land proposed to be diverted(in ha.) : 101.32   (ii).Shape of forest land proposed to be diverted : Non Linear   (a). No. of patches : One
Patch wise details
Patch No. Area of Patch(in ha.) Kml File of Patches To view KML file on google the same may be downloaded and then open if in google earth install in your computer.
1.101.32    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 DGPS 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): 72   (iii). Temporary Employment(Number of person-days): 1000
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 ? : Yes   (a). Status of the Environmental Clearance to the Project: EC obtained   (b). Environmental Clearance File No.: J-11015/14/92-IA.II (M)   (c). Copy of Environmental Clearance to the Project:   (d). Date of grant of Environmental Clearance to the Project: 24 Mar 1995
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?: NIL   (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 ?: NIL   (iii) . Reason for not providing Non-Forest Land: NIL
M. Mining Details
M-1.1 . Details of grant/renewal of mining lease in the past
Serial No Period Date of grant/renewal Designation of authority Copy of grant of the mining lease Date of execution Copy of the lease deed
130 Oct 1989 To 31 Mar 202015 May 2018Govt of Jharkhand15 May 2018
 (i) Nature and quantity of mineral actually extracted from the forest and non-forest land NIL
Serial No Mineral Qty. of ore proposed to be extracted during the lease period Qty. of ore actually extracted during the lease period
Forest land Non-Forest land Forest land Non-Forest land
1Dolomite507.50
Application under the Mineral Concession Rules, 1960 for renewal of the mining lease : No
M-2 . Details of Mining Plan
(i) Date of approval of mining plan : 09 Nov 2015 (ii) Approval authority : State Govt (iii) Copy of approval of mining plan : No Data (iv) Copy of approved mining plan : (v) Nature of mining (underground/opencast) : Opencast (vi) Copy of the detailed land use plan in 14,000 scale prepared by using DGPS or Total Station :   (vii).  Copy of map of the outer boundary of mining lease area:
M-3 . Details of prospecting undertaken to assess mineral reserves
M-4 . Details of extension (if any) of original prospecting licence issued in the past
(i) Extension of original prospecting license was extended : No
Serial No Designation of authority Date of grant From date To Date Copy of the approval accorded for extension
NIL
M-5 . Brief details of prospecting activities undertaken in the mining lease
(i) Detail of prospecting activity under taken in the mining lease : Entire lease has been geologically mapped at scale of 1:1000. Topographical survey of entire leasehold has been carried out at 7.5 m contour interval. Total 96 nos. of core drill holes has been drille
M-5.1 . Details of bore holes drilled for prospecting
Serial No No. of Bore holes Diameters(inch) No. of Bore holes Diameters(inch)
196400
M-5.2 . Estimated Reserve along with accuracy and confidence level
Serial No Mineral Estimated Reserve in forest land Estimated Reserve in non-forest land
Estimated Reserve % accuracy % confidence level Estimated Reserve % accuracy % confidence level
NIL
M-6 . Details of approval under the Forest(Consevation) Act,1980 obtained for undertaking prospecting activities in the forest land located in the mining lease
(i) Approval under the Forest(Conservation) Act, 1980 for undertaking prospecting activities in the forest land : No
M-7 . Mineral wise details
Number of minerals : NIL
Serial No Minerals Estimated non forest land Estimated forest land Proposed annual extraction Estimated life of mine Total extraction Estimated mineral
1Dolomite010.570.5211010
(i) Proposed use of the minerals proposed to be raised from the mining lease : Captive (ii) Copy note containing details of the linked end-use Project : (iii) Copy of details of the plan for the transportation of the minerals :
Additional information Details
Documents
S.No Documents
Remarks
1CTO copy
2Linked end use plan
3Authenticated land schedule as per lease deed