PART-II
(To be filled by the concerned Deputy Conservator of Forest)
State Serial No. of proposal : CH-02/2020
1. Location of the project/Scheme : Chandigarh
 (i) State / Union Territory : Chandigarh  (ii) District : Chandigarh  (iii) Forest Division : Botanic Garden & Nature Reserve Division  (iv) Area of forest land proposed for diversion (in ha.) : 0.0227  (v)

Category of the Proposal: Approach Access
2. Legal status of forest land proposed for diversion
S. No. DivisionForest Land(ha.)Legal Status
1Botanic Garden & Nature Reserve Division0.0227Reserved Forest
Total 0.0227
Division 1. : Botanic Garden & Nature Reserve Division
3. District wise area to be diverted in the division
S. No. DistrictArea(ha.)
1Chandigarh0.0227
Total0.0227
4. Details of Vegetation available in the forest land proposed for diversion
 (i) Density of vegetation
S. No. Area(in ha.)Density Eco-Class
10.02275Eco 5
Total. 0.0227


(ii) Species-wise local/scientific names and girth-wise enumeration of trees at FRL
S. No. Scientific Name Local Name (0-30)cm. (31-60)cm. (61-90)cm. (91-120)cm. (121-150)cm. (>150)cm.
NIL
5. Working plan prescription for the forest land proposed for diversion : NIL
6. Brief note on vulnerability of the forest area to erosion : Forest land proposed for diversion is flat and not vulnerable to soil erosion
7. Approximate distance of the proposed site for diversion from boundary of forest(in km.) : 0
8. Significance of the forest land proposed for diversion from wildlife point of view
 (i). Details of wildlife present in and around the forest land proposed for diversion : There are species of Deer, Neel Gai etc.
 (ii). Whether forms part of national park, wildlife sanctuary, biosphere reserve,tiger reserve, elephant corridor, wildlife migration corridor etc. : No
 (iii). Whether the forest land proposed for diversion is located within eco-sensitive zone(ESZ) of the Protected Area notified under Wildlife(Protection) Act,1972 (Note: In case, ESZ of a Protected Area is not notified,then,10kms distance from boundary of the Protected Area should be treated as ESZ): No
 (iv). Whether any national park, wildlife sanctuary, biosphere reserve, tiger reserve, elephant corridor, wildlife migration corridor etc., is located within 1 Km. from boundary of the forest land proposed for diversion : No
 (v). Whether any rare/endangered/unique species of flora and fauna found in the area : No
9. Details of any protected archaeological/heritage site/defence establishment or any other important monument located in the area, if any
 (i). Whether any protected archaeological/heritage site/defence establishment or any other important monument is located in the area : No
10. Comment as to the reasonability of the extent of the forest land proposed for diversion
 (i). Whether the requirement of forest land as proposed by the user agency is unavoidable and bare minimum for the project : Yes
11. Details of violation(s), if any ,committed
 (i). Whether any work in violation of the Act or guidelines issued under the Act has been carried out : No
12. Whether work in violation is still in progres(Yes/No) : NIL
13. Details of compensatory afforestation scheme
Patch wise details for Degraded Area (To be earmarked by DFO)
(i). Total Financial Outlay for C.A(lacs): 7.37
Patch Wise Details
S.no Patch No.Area(ha.)Name of PF/RFRangeCompartment NoUploaded KML file of patch
110.05Reserved ForestChandigarh0    View file
(ii). Copy of CA scheme details: (iii). Scanned copy of the Geo-referenced map of the forest land proposed for C.A. prepared by using DGPS or Total Station: (iv). Copy of Survey of India Toposheet indicating boundary of forest land proposed for C.A.:
 (V). Copy of NOC from Competent Authority :

Additional information Details
S. No. DocumentsRemarks
NIL

14. District Profile
S.no District NameGeographical area of the district (in ha.)Forest area of the district (in ha.)Total forest area diverted since 1980 (in ha.)No. of Approved CasesForest Land including penal C.A. (in ha.)Progress of compensatory afforestation as on(date)A) Forest land (in ha.)B) Non-forest land (in ha.)
1Chandigarh11400343564.504246.49624/07/202046.49621.498
15. Site inspection report of the DFO/CCF/Nodal Officer highlighting important facts pertaining to the forest land
Division NameCircleSite inspected ByWhether site inspectedNo. of times site visited Site inspection reportDate of visit
Botanic Garden & Nature Reserve DivisionChandigarhDFOYesOne16/06/2020
 ChandigarhCFNoNo Data
 Nodal OfficerNoNo Data
(Specific recommendation of the DFO/CCF/Nodal Officer with(Part II,III & Part IV))
16. Specific recommendation of the DFO/CCF/Nodal Officer for acceptance or otherwise of the proposal with reason
DivisionCircleRecommendation ByRecommendationReasonLetter Whether CF agreed
Botanic Garden & Nature Reserve DivisionChandigarhDFO RecommendedThe user agency has proposed the diversion of 0.0227 ha of forest land construction of approach road to setup for diversion of forest land of 0.0227 ha. for Retail Outlet in, Sector 42, UT, Chandigarh in public interest. As per proposal of user agency, no tree is coming in the alignment of Construction of approach road to setup for diversion of forest land of 0.0227 ha. for Retail Outlet in, Sector 42, UT, Chandigarh the Reserved Forest proposed for diversion is flat, therefore, it is not vulnerable from soil erosion point of view. The requirement of the forest land is bare minimum and project is unavoidable.
ChandigarhCF RecommendedThe Proposal is for diversion of 0.0227 ha of Reserved Forest Land in Southern Sector, Chandigarh Forest Division, Chandigarh for construction of approach road to setup Retail Outlet in Sector 42, Chandigarh. The proposal is recommended for acceptance in public interest.Yes
Nodal Officer RecommendedThe proposal for diversion of 0.0227 ha of Reserved forest land in Southern Sector, Chandigarh Forest Division, Chandigarh for construction of approach road to setup Retail Outlet in Sector 42, Chandigarh. The proposal is recommended for acceptance in public interest.
Specific recommendation of the State Government(Part V)
17. Specific recommendation of the State Government for acceptance or otherwise of the proposal with reason ( Part V)
StateRecommendation ByRecommendationRecommendation DateRemarksSigning AuthorityNotificationRecommendation Letter
ChandigarhState SecretaryRecommended14/09/2020 The proposal for diversion of 0.0227 ha of forest land in Southern Sector, Chandigarh Forest Division, Chandigarh for construction of approach road to setup Retail outlet in Sector 42 Chandigarh is approved in public interest. State Govt. OfficerNo Data
17. Stage-I Clearance Report
Regional OfficeRecommendation ByMoEF File No.Date of Stage-I ClearanceClearance Letter
ChandigarhState Government78614/09/2020
18. Payment made by User Agency
Proposal No.Application No.Total Amount (Rs.)Recieved Amount (Rs.)Transaction DateTransaction IDBank NameMode of PaymentDemmand Generated By User AgencyDemmand Verified By Nodal OfficerUploaded Demand Letter
FP/CH/Approach/44876/2020APPROACH448762020260211721NANA
23. Stage-II Clearance Details
Proposal No.Date of Stage-II ClearanceProposal StatusClearance Letter
FP/CH/Approach/44876/2020IN-PRINCIPLENo Data