PART-II
(To be filled by the concerned Deputy Conservator of Forest)
State Serial No. of proposal : TN-061/2017
1. Location of the project/Scheme : Tamil Nadu
 (i) State / Union Territory : Tamil Nadu  (ii) District : Vellore,Dharmapuri  (iii) Forest Division : Vellore,Dharmapuri  (iv) Area of forest land proposed for diversion (in ha.) : 9.12  (v)

Category of the Proposal: Transmission Line
2. Legal status of forest land proposed for diversion
S. No. DivisionForest Land(ha.)Legal Status
1Dharmapuri6.36Reserved Forest
2Vellore2.76Reserved Forest
Total 9.12
Division 1. : Dharmapuri
3. District wise area to be diverted in the division
S. No. DistrictArea(ha.)
1Dharmapuri6.36
Total6.36
4. Details of Vegetation available in the forest land proposed for diversion
 (i) Density of vegetation
S. No. Area(in ha.)Density Eco-Class
16.360.25Eco 3
Total. 6.36


(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 AmaraThurinji17600000
Total 176 00 00 0
Sub Total (No of Trees.) 176


5. Working plan prescription for the forest land proposed for diversion : NIL
6. Brief note on vulnerability of the forest area to erosion : Already eroded. No soil to be eroded.
7. Approximate distance of the proposed site for diversion from boundary of forest(in km.) : 0.922
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 : No wildlife
 (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): 62.78
Patch Wise Details
S.no Patch No.Area(ha.)Name of PF/RFRangeCompartment NoUploaded KML file of patch
116.36Kalappambadi RFDharmapuriNot applicable    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
Division 2. : Vellore
3. District wise area to be diverted in the division
S. No. DistrictArea(ha.)
1Vellore2.76
Total2.76
4. Details of Vegetation available in the forest land proposed for diversion
 (i) Density of vegetation
S. No. Area(in ha.)Density Eco-Class
12.760.4Eco 3
Total. 2.76


(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.
1OthersVenparambai171000
2Azadirachta IndicaVembu58678100
3Albezzia AmaraThurinji1151436000
4Cassia FistulaKonnai990000
5Prasophis sinereriaParambai011000
6Syzigium CuminiNaval010000
7Holoptelia integrifoliaAya172000
8Wrigtria TingtoriaVeppalai651000
9Albizzia lebbeckKattu Vaagai100000
10SappanMani pungan440000
11Pongamia PinnataPungan570000
12OthersEtti200000
13Alangium LamarckitAlinji210000
14Anona SquamosaSeetha200000
15OthersKodai Velan000100
16Cassia SiameaManja Minikki110000
17OthersPachali001000
18Acacia leucophloeaVelvelan010000
19OthersVeda tharai210000
Total 209 25520 20 0
Sub Total (No of Trees.) 486


5. Working plan prescription for the forest land proposed for diversion : NIL
6. Brief note on vulnerability of the forest area to erosion : The area proposed are not vulnerable for erosion
7. Approximate distance of the proposed site for diversion from boundary of forest(in km.) : 0.25
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 : Spotted deer, Wild hare, Porcupine 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): 25.99
Patch Wise Details
S.no Patch No.Area(ha.)Name of PF/RFRangeCompartment NoUploaded KML file of patch
1105.52Kallapadi RFGudiyatham01    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

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.)
1Vellore592018175324.74134.970921017/05/2018286219.774
2Dharmapuri44977788442.9372.61921348.76229/02/201648.76274.145
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
VelloreVelloreDFOYesOne17/05/2018
DharmapuriDharmapuriDFOYesOne31/03/2018
 VelloreCFYesOne18/05/2018
(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
VelloreVelloreDFO Recommended
DharmapuriDharmapuriDFO RecommendedFrom the perusal of the proposal, it could be seen that the proposed 800 KV HVDC Transmission line from Raigarh to Pugalur will serve the purpose for providing extensive electricity distribution to the people of Tamilnadu and Karnataka states. Taking in to consideration, I recommend for the diversion of 6.36 ha of forest land for the purpose.
VelloreCF RecommendedYes
DharmapuriCF RecommendedBy providing this 800 KV HVDC Transmission line from Raigarh to Pugalur, people of TamilNadu and Karantaka states will be benefited. Hence recommended. Yes
Nodal Officer Recommendedforest area diversion is for public welfare purpose and industrial growth oriented. hence recommended.
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 SecretaryRecommended21/05/2018Forest area diversion proposal recommended State Govt. OfficerNo Data
17. Stage-I Clearance Report
Regional OfficeRecommendation ByMoEF File No.Date of Stage-I ClearanceClearance Letter
ChennaiRegional Office4-TNB022/2018-CHN07/06/2018
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/TRANS/25759/2017TRANS257592017676311881453118814530 Apr 2019SBIN419120663449Corporation BankNEFT/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/TRANS/25759/201709 Jul 2019No Dataplease refer PCCF letter TS3 16613 2017 dated 08 07 2019 Details furnished by the UA is accepted
21. Compliance Details Submitted by User Agency
Proposal No.Compliance Details submitted on(Date)Uploaded Letter
FP/TN/TRANS/25759/201709 Jul 2019
22. Compliance Details Verified by Nodal Officer
Proposal No.RemarksVerified DateUploaded Letter
FP/TN/TRANS/25759/2017Stage II final approval requested01 Aug 2019
23. Stage-II Clearance Details
Proposal No.Date of Stage-II ClearanceProposal StatusClearance Letter
FP/TN/TRANS/25759/201730 Jan 2020APPROVED