PART-II
(To be filled by the concerned Deputy Conservator of Forest)
State Serial No. of proposal : SK-030/2018
1. Location of the project/Scheme : Sikkim
 (i) State / Union Territory : Sikkim  (ii) District : Gangtok,Namchi  (iii) Forest Division : East Territorial,South Territorial  (iv) Area of forest land proposed for diversion (in ha.) : 3.6538  (v)

Category of the Proposal: Transmission Line
2. Legal status of forest land proposed for diversion
S. No. DivisionForest Land(ha.)Legal Status
1South Territorial1.2078Reserved Forest
2East Territorial2.446Reserved Forest
Total 3.6538
Division 1. : East Territorial
3. District wise area to be diverted in the division
S. No. DistrictArea(ha.)
1East2.446
Total2.446
4. Details of Vegetation available in the forest land proposed for diversion
 (i) Density of vegetation
S. No. Area(in ha.)Density Eco-Class
12.4460.2Eco 5
Total. 2.446


(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.
1Shorea Robustasal00781033
2Schima Wallichii ChoisChiauney0046417
3Bombax Ceibasimal000011
4Tectona Grandissaigun003664
5Duabanga GrandifloraLampatey000107
6Terminialia CrenulataPakasaj000100
7Castanopsis TribuloidesDhalne Katus001000
8Othersmalata000100
9Spondias AxillarisLopsi000211
Total 0 015 2522 63
Sub Total (No of Trees.) 125


5. Working plan prescription for the forest land proposed for diversion : NIL
6. Brief note on vulnerability of the forest area to erosion : Being hilly terrain , the problems of Soil erosion to some extent cannot be ignored.
7. Approximate distance of the proposed site for diversion from boundary of forest(in km.) : 0.00
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 : Does not form the part of any National park, wildlife sanctuary , biosphere reserve, tiger reserve, elephant corridor, 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): 2908948
Patch Wise Details
S.no Patch No.Area(ha.)Name of PF/RFRangeCompartment NoUploaded KML file of patch
114.892Sittey RFSingtam0.00    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
1 part II
2 C A Schemes Details
3 Aerial Distance
4 Certificate of Degraded forest land
5 Dwarf Species
6 Joint certificate for nonavalibility
Division 2. : South Territorial
3. District wise area to be diverted in the division
S. No. DistrictArea(ha.)
1South1.2078
Total1.2078
4. Details of Vegetation available in the forest land proposed for diversion
 (i) Density of vegetation
S. No. Area(in ha.)DensityEco-Class
NIL


(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.
1SalSAL2154241823
2TeakTEAK335543670
3Schima Wallichii ChoisCHILAUNEY30264410
4OthersSIRISH010000
5Syzigium SpsJAMUNA001001
6OthersOTHER001001
7Bombax CeibaSIMAL010000
8Elacerpus LanceaefoliusGUYALO011001
9OthersLAUSUNEY010000
10OthersDHYARO010000
11OthersKAWLO010008
Total 54 12185 5810 14
Sub Total (No of Trees.) 342


5. Working plan prescription for the forest land proposed for diversion : Toposheet map for proposed & CA site
6. Brief note on vulnerability of the forest area to erosion : The proposed land for diversion does not for a part of any serious eroded areas except which is due to natural factors.
7. Approximate distance of the proposed site for diversion from boundary of forest(in km.) : 0.01
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 : NA
 (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): 1.36148
Patch Wise Details
S.no Patch No.Area(ha.)Name of PF/RFRangeCompartment NoUploaded KML file of patch
112.42Tsalumthang RFNamthang00    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
1 Part II
2 CA map
3 Site inspection report
4 CA Scheme

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.)
1Namchi7500041351395.620484608.63631/03/2011521.142.5
2Gangtok9540061051993.331321565.7731/03/2013746.420.00
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
East TerritorialTerritorialDFOYesOne04/02/2019
South TerritorialTerritorialDFOYesOne14/02/2019
 TerritorialCFNoNo 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
East TerritorialTerritorialDFO RecommendedDiversion of 2.446 ha of Forest land for laying of 66 KV double circuit Transmission line from samardong to Kumrek under Comprehensive scheme for strengthening of Transmission and distribution system in East Sikkim, by Energy and Power Department , Government of Sikkim is recommended for Forest Clearance under section 2 of the Forest conservation Act,1980
South TerritorialTerritorialDFO RecommendedRecommendation of DFO for diversion of 3.654 Ha of Forest land for 66KV Double Circuit Transmission Line from Samardong to Kumrek under Comprehensive Scheme for Strengthening of Transmission and Distribution System in Sikkim by Energy and Power Department Government of Sikkim.
TerritorialCF RecommendedRecommendation of Conservator of Forest for diversion of 3.654 Ha of Forest land for 66KV Double Circuit Transmission Line from Samardong to Kumrek under Comprehensive Scheme for Strengthening of Transmission and Distribution System in Sikkim by Energy and Power Department Government of Sikkim.Yes
Nodal Officer RecommendedRecommendation of NOdal Officer for diversion of 3.654 Ha of Forest land for 66KV Double Circuit Transmission Line from Samardong to Kumrek under Comprehensive Scheme for Strengthening of Transmission and Distribution System in Sikkim by Energy and Power Department Government of Sikkim.
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
SikkimState SecretaryRecommended11/06/2019 Recommendation of Secretary for diversion of 3.654 Ha of Forest land for 66KV Double Circuit Transmission Line from Samardong to Kumrek under Comprehensive Scheme for Strengthening of Transmission and Distribution System in Sikkim by Energy and Power Department Government of Sikkim. State Govt. OfficerNo Data
17. Stage-I Clearance Report
Regional OfficeRecommendation ByMoEF File No.Date of Stage-I ClearanceClearance Letter
KolkataRegional Office3-SK B 097/2019-SHI18/06/2020
23. Stage-II Clearance Details
Proposal No.Date of Stage-II ClearanceProposal StatusClearance Letter
FP/SK/TRANS/34865/2018Approved In-PrincipleNo Data