PART-II
(To be filled by the concerned Deputy Conservator of Forest)
State Serial No. of proposal : TN-036/2019
1. Location of the project/Scheme : Tamil Nadu
 (i) State / Union Territory : Tamil Nadu  (ii) District : Madurai,Dindigul  (iii) Forest Division : Madurai,Dindigul  (iv) Area of forest land proposed for diversion (in ha.) : 2.3824  (v)

Category of the Proposal: Road
2. Legal status of forest land proposed for diversion
S. No. DivisionForest Land(ha.)Legal Status
1Dindigul1.567Reserved Forest
2Madurai0.8149Reserved Forest
Total 2.3819
Division 1. : Dindigul
3. District wise area to be diverted in the division
S. No. DistrictArea(ha.)
1Dindigul1.567
Total1.567
4. Details of Vegetation available in the forest land proposed for diversion
 (i) Density of vegetation
S. No. Area(in ha.)Density Eco-Class
11.5670.4Eco 4
Total. 1.567


(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.
1Albezzia Amarausil01311320
2Acacia leucophloeavelvel011000
3Anacardium Occidentalemunthiri001000
4Azadirachta Indicavembu041000
5Eucalyptus sppthaila maram014213238142
6Tamarindus Indicapuli000100
7Wrigtria Tingtoriaveppalai062000
8Ficus BengalensisAal010000
9Holoptelia integrifoliaAavi100000
10Madhuca indicaIlupai200000
11Terminalia CatappaKottan600000
12Gmelina ArboreaKumil300000
13Sweitinia MahagonyMahogany100000
14Syzigium CuminiJamun100000
15Thespesia PopuleneaPoovarasu100000
16Pongamia PinnataPungan100000
17Bamboo PlantationBamboo300000
Total 19 167148 4216 2
Sub Total (No of Trees.) 394


5. Working plan prescription for the forest land proposed for diversion : The proposed area falls under the following Working circles: 1. Forest Protection WC 2. Wildlife Management WC 3. Biodiversity Conservation WC 4. JFM and eco-restoration WC
6. Brief note on vulnerability of the forest area to erosion : This area is less prone to soil errosion.
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 : Indian Gaur, Indian Hare
 (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): 39.84
Patch Wise Details
S.no Patch No.Area(ha.)Name of PF/RFRangeCompartment NoUploaded KML file of patch
113.50Alagarmalai RFAzhagarkovil1    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 Under taking obtained from the User Agency and Mitigation plan are submitted.
Division 2. : Madurai
3. District wise area to be diverted in the division
S. No. DistrictArea(ha.)
1Madurai0.8149
Total0.8149
4. Details of Vegetation available in the forest land proposed for diversion
 (i) Density of vegetation
S. No. Area(in ha.)Density Eco-Class
10.590.6Eco 4
20.22490.4Eco 4
Total. 0.8149


(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.
1Albezzia AmaraUSIL22821212300
2Wrigtria TingtoriaVEPPALAI254000
3Eucalyptus sppTHAILA MARAM1466221400
Total 244 28338 170 0
Sub Total (No of Trees.) 582


5. Working plan prescription for the forest land proposed for diversion : NIL
6. Brief note on vulnerability of the forest area to erosion : LESS PRONE TO EROSION
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 : INDIAN HARE , WILD BOAR
 (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): 27.02762
Patch Wise Details
S.no Patch No.Area(ha.)Name of PF/RFRangeCompartment NoUploaded KML file of patch
115.00KiluvamalaiMadurai1    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.)
1Dindigul62666451389233.371991.6030/09/20191.600.20
2Madurai37417351731.93527.82561226.80519/02/202126.80517.56
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
MaduraiMaduraiDFOYesThree15/08/2019,06/11/2019,16/11/2019
DindigulDindigulDFOYesThree10/05/2019,11/05/2020,30/05/2020
 DindigulCFYesTwo19.02.2020,05.06.2020
 MaduraiCFYesOne04/03/2020
(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
MaduraiMaduraiDFO Recommended1. The area proposed for diversion in Kiluvamalai Reserved Forest 0.59 Ha. and in Usilampatti Reserved Forest 0.2249 ha of Madurai Range, Madurai Division for Madurai – Natham road project FP/TN/ROAD/29470/2017 is minimum required for the project. 2. The project has been proposed under feeder route scheme by connecting Tiruchy from Madurai via Natham and Thuvarankuruchi. 3. The project shall save distance and travel time between Madurai and Tiruchy. 4. The proposed diversion in Kiluvamalai Reserved and Usilampatti Reserved Forest will be having minimum effects on the environment. 5. The proposed project will be beneficial to public
DindigulDindigulDFO Recommended1. The area proposed by the user Agency is 1.567 Ha. land and there is no alternative land for the proposed project except forest land. ii The User Agency has not started any work proposed in Alagarmalai RF. iii This project involves the formation of NH road at Alagarmalai Reserved Forests of 19+000 to 19+650 RH distance, the total length of the road is 650m. and total area needed is 1.567 Ha. iv The proposed area is having plain surface and there are 55 small spontaneous trees involved in the proposed area. v This project in Alagarmalai Reserved Forest has minimum effects on environment and more beneficial to the public. vi The proposed area for diversion does not have any archeological and heritage related monuments. vii There is no Tribal Rights are affected in this project. viii Flagship species like tiger and Elephant are not available in this Reserved Forest. Hence there is no threat to major wildlife species.
DindigulCF RecommendedThe proposed area of 1.567 hectares of Alagarmalai Reserved Forest land for conversion of existing two lane road from Madurai to Natham into four lane for development of economic corridors through NHAI. This is essential for the development of this road. I recommend for the acceptance of proposal.Yes
MaduraiCF RecommendedThe proposed area to an extent 0.8149 ha. Usilampatti RF 0.2249 ha. and Kiluvamalai RF 0.59 ha. for diversion of Madurai Natham Road project does not have any important monuments of Archeological, Heritage site, Defence establishment etc., and the project is location specific and the area requested for the project is barest minimum.Yes
Nodal Officer RecommendedRecommended
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
Tamil NaduState SecretaryRecommended08/02/2022RecommendedState Govt. OfficerNo Data
17. Stage-I Clearance Report
Regional OfficeRecommendation ByMoEF File No.Date of Stage-I ClearanceClearance Letter
ChennaiRegional Office 4-TNB077/2022-CHN15/11/2022
18. Payment made by User Agency
Proposal No.Application No.Total Amount (Rs.)Recieved Amount (Rs.)Transaction DateTransaction IDBank NameMode of PaymentUploaded Demand Letter
FP/TN/ROAD/29470/2017ROAD294702017580287888162878881616 Jan 2023848386Union Bank Of IndiaNEFT/RTGS (Challan)
19. Uploaded Status of Land to be transferred to Forest Department under FCA (Mutation Details) : No
20. Mutation Details Verified By Nodal Officer
Proposal No.Verified DateMutation LetterRemarks
FP/TN/ROAD/29470/201718 Jan 2023No DataVerified since the project is Central Government project - NHAI.
21. Compliance Details Submitted by User Agency
Proposal No.Compliance Details submitted on(Date)Uploaded Letter
FP/TN/ROAD/29470/201701 Feb 2023
22. Compliance Details Verified by Nodal Officer
Proposal No.RemarksVerified DateUploaded Letter
FP/TN/ROAD/29470/2017Request for stage-II final approval.14 Mar 2023
23. Stage-II Clearance Details
Proposal No.Date of Stage-II ClearanceProposal StatusClearance Letter
FP/TN/ROAD/29470/201728 Apr 2023APPROVED