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/KL/Others/21287/2016   (ii). Name of Project for which Forest Land is required : KTDC Ltd., Provision of accommodation and other services to the visitors   (iii). Short narrative of the proposal and Project/scheme for which the forest land is required : Already leased land. Request for renewal of lease. The aim of renewal is to manage the existing buildings and premises leased out to KTDC Ltd.,   (iv). State : Kerala   (v). Category of the Proposal : Others   (vi). Shape of forest land proposed to be diverted : Non Linear   (vii). Estimated cost of the Project(Rupees in lacs) : 0   (viii). Area of forest land proposed for diversion(in ha.): 8.58   (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): 30
A-2. Details of User Agency
  (i). Name : KERALA TOURISM DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION LTD.,   (ii). Address1 : Corporate Office Mascot Square Vikas Bhavan Thiruvananthapuram   (iii). Address2 : NIL   (iv). State : Kerala   (v). District : Thiruvananthapuram   (vi). Pin : 695033   (vii). Landmarks : Mascot Hotel   (viii). Email address : commercialmanager@ktdc.com   (ix). Landline Telephone No. : 2721241   (x). Fax No. : 2721241   (xi). Mobile No. : 9400008558   (xii). Website (if any) : www.ktdc.com   (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 : State PSU
A-3. Details of Person Making Application
  (i). First Name: RAMESH   (ii). Middle Name: NIL   (iii). Last Name: C   (iv). Gender: Male   (v). Designation: Commercial Manager   (vi). Address 1: Kerala Tourism Development Corporation Ltd., Corporate Office, Mascot Square Vikas Bhavan Thiruvananthapuram   (vii). Address 2: NIL   (viii). State: Kerala   (ix). District: Thiruvananthapuram   (x). Tehsil: Thiruvananthapuram   (xi). Pin: 695033   (xii). Landmarks: Mascot hotel   (xiii). Email Address: commercialmanager@ktdc.com   (xiv). Landline Telephone No.: 2721241   (xv). Fax No.: 4712721241   (xvi). Mobile No.: 9400008558   (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-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
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?. : No
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.Periyar East Division8.580
Total8.580
B-2.2 Details of Districts involved
District wise breakup
S.no District Name Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1.Idukki8.580
Total8.580
B-2.3 Village wise breakup
Villages wise breakup
S.no Village Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1Kumily8.580
8.58 0
B-2.4 Component wise breakup
Component wise breakup
S.no Component Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1Aranya Nivas4.030
2Periyar House2.920
3Lake Palace1.420
4Anakkoodu0.210
Total 8.58 0
C. Maps of forest land proposed to be diverted
Division 1. : Periyar East Division
  (i). Area of forest land proposed to be diverted(in ha.) : 8.58   (ii).Shape of forest land proposed to be diverted : Non Linear   (a). No. of patches : NIL
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.
  (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): 59   (iii). Temporary Employment(Number of person-days): 38064
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? : Yes   (a). Whether Project or a part thereof is located within a Protected Area ? : Yes   (b). Status of approval of the Supreme Court : Application yet to b   (ii). Status of approval of the Standing Committee of National Board for the Wildlife(NBWL) to the Project : Application under process   (a). Date of submission of proposals : 14 Mar 2013   (b). Current status : NIL
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: Renewal of lease where compensatory afforestation had been stipulated and done in respect of the applied area at the time of grant/renewal of lease earlier.
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