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/9019/2014   (ii). Name of Project for which Forest Land is required : DIVERSION PROPOSAL FOR 323.887 Ha OF AJITABURU LEASE OF MANOHARPUR ORE MINES, CHIRIA, M/s SAIL   (iii). Short narrative of the proposal and Project/scheme for which the forest land is required : Diversion Proposal for 323.887 Hectare of Forest Land under Ajitaburu Iron Ore Mining Lease of Manoharpur Ore Mines of M/s SAIL.   (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) : 65000   (viii). Area of forest land proposed for diversion(in ha.): 323.887   (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): 20
A-2. Details of User Agency
  (i). Name : Manoharpur Ore Mines, Steel Authority of India Ltd (SAIL) Bokaro Steel Plant   (ii). Address1 : Manoharpur Ore Mines, Steel Authority of India Ltd., Bokaro Steel Plant, Manoharpur, Chiria, West Singhbhum, Jharkhand-833106   (iii). Address2 : NIL   (iv). State : Jharkhand   (v). District : Pashchimi Singhbhum   (vi). Pin : 833106   (vii). Landmarks : NIL   (viii). Email address : momppc@gmail.com   (ix). Landline Telephone No. : 287674   (x). Fax No. : 263714   (xi). Mobile No. : 8986881275   (xii). Website (if any) : NIL   (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  
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
1InprincipleF. No. 8-70/2009-FC595.075595.07507 Mar 2011
2Apporved8-20/98-FC29.41129.41122 Jun 199821 Oct 1998
3Under Processing at State GovernmentPF/JH/Others/18317/201614.880
Total 639.366 624.486
  (xiv). Legal status of User Agency : Central PSU
A-3. Details of Person Making Application
  (i). First Name: Manas   (ii). Middle Name: Kumar TP   (iii). Last Name: Dutta   (iv). Gender: Male   (v). Designation: General Manager (Mines)   (vi). Address 1: MANOHARPUR ORE MINES, BOKARO STEEL PLANT STEEL AUTHORITY OF INDIA LTD., CHIRIA, WEST SINGHBHUM, JHARKHAND-833106   (vii). Address 2: NIL   (viii). State: Jharkhand   (ix). District: West Singhbhum   (x). Tehsil: manoharpur   (xi). Pin: 833106   (xii). Landmarks: Chiria   (xiii). Email Address: momppc@gmail.com   (xiv). Landline Telephone No.: 287674   (xv). Fax No.: 06596263714   (xvi). Mobile No.: 8986881275   (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-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/389/19988-20/1998-FCCompensatory Afforestation5926452601 Sep 2012
2FP/JH/MIN/389/19988-20/1998-FCNet present value240404971004 Jul 2011
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
1Steel Authority of India Ltd. (SAIL)Raw Material Division, SAIL, 36 Industry House, Camac Street, Kolkata, West Bengal.01 Jul 2009No DataNo DataNo
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.
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
1InprincipleF. No. 8-70/2009-FC595.075595.07507 Mar 2011
2Apporved8-20/98-FC29.41129.41122 Jun 199821 Oct 1998
3Under Processing at State GovernmentPF/JH/Others/18317/201614.880
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.Saranda323.8870
Total323.8870
B-2.2 Details of Districts involved
District wise breakup
S.no District Name Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1.Pashchimi Singhbhum323.8870
Total323.8870
B-2.3 Village wise breakup
Villages wise breakup
S.no Village Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1Chiria323.8870
323.887 0
B-2.4 Component wise breakup
Component wise breakup
S.no Component Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1Mining200.890
2Primary Crusher5.710
3General Office22.40
4Secondary Crusher5.850
5Spring Pump etc.2.880
6Road6.290
7Site Office & Workshop9.840
8Water Harvesting Pond11.390
9Waste Dump17.50
10Plantation28.9870
11Mineral Stockyard80
12Safety Zone4.150
Total 323.887 0
C. Maps of forest land proposed to be diverted
Division 1. : Saranda
  (i). Area of forest land proposed to be diverted(in ha.) : 323.887   (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.
1.323.887    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): 220   (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 ? : Yes   (a). Status of the Environmental Clearance to the Project: EC obtained   (b). Environmental Clearance File No.: J-11015/505/2007-IA.II(M)   (c). Copy of Environmental Clearance to the Project:   (d). Date of grant of Environmental Clearance to the Project: 31 Mar 2011
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?: 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
108 Dec 1947 To 07 Dec 197708 Dec 1947Govt. of Bihar25 Mar 1953
 (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
1Iron Ore323.8870323.8870
Application under the Mineral Concession Rules, 1960 for renewal of the mining lease : Yes
M-2 . Details of Mining Plan
(i) Date of approval of mining plan : 27 Jan 2010 (ii) Approval authority : Controller of Mines, Indian Buareau of Mines (iii) Copy of approval of mining plan : (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
(i) Detailed prospecting to assess mineral reserve in the lease has been undertaken : Yes
Serial No Designation of authority Date of extension From date To Date Copy of the prospecting licence
1Govt. of Bihar01 Jan 197401 Jan 197431 Dec 1978
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 : Prospecting activity undertaken in 03 phases: I Phase (1974-75): 6989 m drilling, 29 boreholes. II Phase (1975-78): 8845 m drilling, 53 boreholes. III Phase (1991-92): 4800 m drilling, 21 boreholes.
M-5.1 . Details of bore holes drilled for prospecting
Serial No No. of Bore holes Diameters(inch) No. of Bore holes Diameters(inch)
11032.500
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
1Iron Ore7509090000
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
1Iron Ore07502.826834234
(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
NIL