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/OR/MIN/20095/2016   (ii). Name of Project for which Forest Land is required : Bamebari Iron & Manganese Mines   (iii). Short narrative of the proposal and Project/scheme for which the forest land is required : Diversion over 303.066 Hectares of Forest Land within Bamebari Iron & Manganese Mines (236.940 ha of Balance Forest as per Hal records + 66.126 ha of Non Forest Land recorded as forest in Govt. records as on 25.10.1980) is sought for.   (iv). State : Orissa   (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) : 4633.34   (viii). Area of forest land proposed for diversion(in ha.): 303.066   (ix). Non-forest land required for this project(in ha.): 11.773   (x). Total period for which the forest land is proposed to be diverted(in years): 09
A-2. Details of User Agency
  (i). Name : TATA STEEL LIMITED SUKINDA CHROMITE MINE   (ii). Address1 : SUKINDA CHROMITE MINE P.O- KALARANGIATTA DIST- JAJPUR ODISHA   (iii). Address2 : NIL   (iv). State : Orissa   (v). District : Jajpur   (vi). Pin : 755028   (vii). Landmarks : P.S- KALIAPANI   (viii). Email address : sabyasachy_mishra@yahoo.co.in   (ix). Landline Telephone No. : 268763   (x). Fax No. : 268734   (xi). Mobile No. : 7752004290   (xii). Website (if any) : www.tatasteel.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 : Private
A-3. Details of Person Making Application
  (i). First Name: Sabyasachy   (ii). Middle Name: NIL   (iii). Last Name: Mishra   (iv). Gender: Male   (v). Designation: Head (Mine & Production Planning, FAMD)   (vi). Address 1: Administrative office Manganese group of Mines, ( TATA STEEL LIMITED) At/P.O- Bichakundi Via- Joda District: Keonjhar State – Odisha   (vii). Address 2: NIL   (viii). State: Orissa   (ix). District: Keonjhar   (x). Tehsil: Barbil   (xi). Pin: 758082   (xii). Landmarks: NIL   (xiii). Email Address: sabyasachy_mishra@yahoo.co.in   (xiv). Landline Telephone No.: 268763   (xv). Fax No.: 06726268734   (xvi). Mobile No.: 7752004290   (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.Keonjhar303.06611.773
Total303.06611.773
B-2.2 Details of Districts involved
District wise breakup
S.no District Name Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1.Keonjhar303.06611.773
Total303.06611.773
B-2.3 Village wise breakup
Villages wise breakup
S.no Village Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1Palasa (Ka)33.8446.169
2Kundaposi27.4862.711
3Bandhuabeda0.350
4Namira20.380
5Jadibahal31.5030
6Jajanga24.4810.412
7Boneikela165.0222.481
303.066 11.773
B-2.4 Component wise breakup
Component wise breakup
S.no Component Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1Mining138.1431.37
2Storing Mineral / Top Soil33.8361.813
3Dumping of Over Burden64.6552.322
4Plant, Workshop, Storing Tools and Machineries4.930.651
5Construction of Building Power Station Workshop3.2420
6Township, Housing Colony19.4655.057
7Construction of Road Rope way Railway Line9.2660
8Safety Zone24.7650.56
9Green Belt1.6670
10Approved Safety Zone3.0970
Total 303.066 11.773
C. Maps of forest land proposed to be diverted
Division 1. : Keonjhar
  (i). Area of forest land proposed to be diverted(in ha.) : 303.066   (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.
1.303.066    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): 456   (iii). Temporary Employment(Number of person-days): 296
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.: No.J-11015/85/2004-IA.II(M)No.J-11015/85/2004-IA.II(M)   (c). Copy of Environmental Clearance to the Project:   (d). Date of grant of Environmental Clearance to the Project: NIL
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? : Yes
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?: Yes   (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 ?: Yes   (a). Provide reasons thereof: Area of 27.862 ha for Safety Zone has been exclude   (b). Area of non-forest or Revenue forest land required to be provided by User Agency for raising Compensatory Afforestation:(in ha.) 275.204   (iii). No. of districts involved for raising Compensatory Afforestation: 2   (iv). No. of patches: Three   (v). Scanned copy of the map of the land identified for creation of Compensatory Afforestation prepared by using DGPS ot Total Station:   (vi). Copy of Survey of India Toposheet in 1:50,000 scale indicating location of the land identified for creation of Compensatory Afforestation:
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
NIL
 (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
NIL
M-4 . Details of extension (if any) of original prospecting licence issued in the past
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 : Total 981 nos. of Bore Holes have been drilled and mineral resources have been classified as UNFC norms.
M-5.1 . Details of bore holes drilled for prospecting
Serial No No. of Bore holes Diameters(inch) No. of Bore holes Diameters(inch)
19683.76133.76
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
1Manganese Ore1.3931090000
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
M-7 . Mineral wise details
Serial No Minerals Estimated non forest land Estimated forest land Proposed annual extraction Estimated life of mine Total extraction Estimated mineral
1Manganese Ore01.3930.0832170.74880.6442
Additional information Details
Documents
S.No Documents
Remarks
1FORM - A
2Checklist (Annexure - B)
3Checklist (Annexure - B1)
4Undertaking (Annexure - III)
5Consent to Operate (Annexure - VI)
6Approval Letter of Mine Plan(Annexure - VII)
7Lease Map of Joribar Block (Plate - II B)
8Lease Map of Bamebari Block (Plate - II A)
9Lease Map of Boneikela Block (Plate - II C)
10Future Requirement Map of Boneikela Block (Plate - IV C)
11Safety Zone Map of Bamebari Block (Plate - VI A)
12Safety Zone Map of Boneikela Block (Plate - VI C)
13Surface Right Land Schedule (Annexure - X)
14Brief Profile of Lessee (Annexure - XV)
15HAL CA Land Toposheet (Plate - X)
16Revenue Map of HAL CA Land (Plate - IX)
17DGPS Map of HAL CA Land (Plate - XI)
18Sabik CA Land Toposheet (Plate - XII)
19Revenue Map of Sabik CA Land (Plate - XIII)
20DGPS Map of Sabik CA Land (Plate - XVII)
21HAL CA Land 49.00 Ha Toposheet (Plate - XVIII)
22DGPS Map of HAL CA Land 49.00 Ha (Plate - XX)
23Revenue Map of HAL CA Land 49.00 Ha (Plate - XIX)
24Boundary description (Already diverted area + Proposed area for diversion)
25Phase Reclamation & Afforestation Scheme
26Land Schedule of the non-forest land recorded as forest in Govt. records as on 25.10.1980.
27Stage-II clearance F.No.8-72/2004-FC, dated 25th. January’ 2007
28Stage-I Clearance No. 8-72/2004-FC, Dt. 25th May’ 2005.
29Express order issued by GoO
30Order for Supplementary Lease Deed issued by GoO, Steel & Mines Deptt.
31Supplementary Lease Deed
32Intimation about the payment of NPV
33Application to issue necessary Certificate under FRA-2006
34Certificate of NPV for all other mines of Lessee in Odisha
35Surrender Application over an area of 686.550 ha out of 1150.550 ha. of Bamebari Iron & Mn. Mines.
36Approved Land use of Forest & Non-Forest Land within Bamebari Block
37Approved Land use of Forest & Non-Forest Land within Joribar Block
38Approved Land use of Forest & Non-Forest Land within Boneikela Block
39Future requirement of Forest & Non-Forest Land within Bamebari Block
40Future requirement of Forest & Non-Forest Land within Joribar Block
41Surface Geological Plan of Bamebari Block
42Surface Geological Plan of Joribar Block
43Surface Geological Plan of Boneikela Block
44Safety Zone Plan of Joribar Block
45Plan indicating Future Reclamation & Afforestation within Bamebari Block
46Plan indicating Future Reclamation & Afforestation within Joribar Block
47Plan indicating Future Reclamation & Afforestation within Boneikela Block
48Diverted & Proposed Forest Land Schedule
49CA Land Allotment letters
50EDS Compliance letter vide ref: BIMM/L&L/298/2022 dtd. 27.05.2022
51Boneikela Block DGPS MAP Plate-0
52Bamebari Block DGPS Map (Plate - 0)
53Joribar Block DGPS Map (Plate - 0)