Form for seeking prior approval of Central Government under section 2 of the Forest(Conservation) Act,1980 for Diversion of fresh forest area
(To be filled up by User Agency)
A. General Details
A-1. Project Details
  (i). Proposal No. : FP/MZ/ROAD/41894/2019   (ii). Name of Project for which Forest Land is required : Widening and upgradation of NH-54 to 2-Lane with paved shoulder and geometric improvements from Km 8.00 to Km 380.00 in the State of Mizoram (JICA Funded), Km 250.0 to Km 380.0 (Package-3)   (iii). Short narrative of the proposal and Project/scheme for which the forest land is required : The present configuration of road is varying from 3.75m to 5.5 m with earthen shoulder. NH-54 is the lifeline of the State of Mizoram linking its capital Aizawl in northern side at Km 8.00 to Tuipang in southern end at Km 380.00. In this JICA funded project, 372 Km road length is proposed to be wid   (iv). State : Mizoram   (v). Category of the Proposal : Road   (vi). Shape of forest land proposed to be diverted : Linear   (vii). Estimated cost of the Project(Rupees in lacs) : 616759   (viii). Area of forest land proposed for diversion(in ha.): 11.62   (ix). Non-forest land required for this project(in ha.): 298.71   (x). Total period for which the forest land is proposed to be diverted(in years): NIL
A-2. Details of User Agency
  (i). Name : NHIDCL   (ii). Address1 : NHIDCL OFFICE,EDDIE KHAWLHRING BUILDING, NIKANG VENG, CP ROAD, TLANGNUAM, AIZAWL   (iii). Address2 : NIL   (iv). State : Mizoram   (v). District : Aizawl   (vi). Pin : 796005   (vii). Landmark : NEAR PLAYGROUND   (viii). Email address :   (ix). Landline Telephone No. : 11-23461603   (x). Fax No. : 11-   (xi). Mobile No. : 9414370651   (xii). Website (if any) :   (xiii). Legal status of User Agency : Central PSU
A-3. Details of Person Making Application
  (i). First Name: ASHOK   (ii). Middle Name: KUMAR   (iii). Last Name: SHRIVASTAVA   (iv). Gender: Male   (v). Designation: GM   (vi). Address 1: NHIDCL OFFICE, Project Monitoring Unit-Seling, Mizoram, C/o Tourist Lodge Thingsulthliah   (vii). Address 2: Near Power House on Hospital Road   (viii). State: Mizoram   (ix). District: Aizawl   (x). Tehsil: NIL   (xi). Pin: 796161   (xii). Landmark: Tourist Lodge Thingsulthliah   (xiii). Email Address:   (xiv). Landline Telephone No.: 389-2950166   (xv). Fax No.: NIL   (xvi). Mobile No.: 9818941494   (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:
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
Proposal Submitted in Past Proposal Status. Proposal No. Moef File No. Area Proposed for Diversion(Ha.) Area Diverted(Ha.) Date of In-Principle Approval Date of Final Approval
1ApprovedFP/MZ/ROAD/23965/2017No. 3-MZ C 076/2017-SHI/830-83111.61018 May 201820 Aug 2019
Total 11.61 0
B-2. Details of forest land proposed to be diverted
B-2.1 Details of Divisions involved
Details of Divisions involved Division Name Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1.Mara Autonomous District Council11.62298.71
B-2.2 Details of Districts involved
District wise breakup District Name Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
B-2.3 Village wise breakup
Villages wise breakup Village Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1Koachao East & Amobyu Vahitheih8.9419.14
2Amobyu Beivaih & Amobyu CH0.719.83
Total 11.62 63.05
B-2.4 Component wise breakup
Component wise breakup Component Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1Road CH Km 325280 to 334000-LHS8.9419.14
2Road CH 342920 to 343340-BOTH0.416.73
3Road CH Km 343380 to 343680-BOTH0.33.1
4Road CH Km 357900 to 358260-LHS0.082.61
5Road CH Km 358260 to 358440-BOTH0.120.31
6Road CH Km 358440 to 360220-LHS1.254.63
7Road CH Km 361640 to 362300-LHS0.5316.53
Total 11.62 63.05
C. Maps of forest land proposed to be diverted
Division 1. : Mara Autonomous District Council
  (i). Area of forest land proposed to be diverted(in ha.) : 11.62   (ii). Nature of the Project: Linear   (b). No. of Segments : Twelve
Segment wise details
Segments Segment Area(in ha.) Kml File of Segments
(To view KML file on google the same may be downloaded and then open if in google earth install in your computer).
1.8.94    View File
2.0.32    View File
3.0.08    View File
4.0.0041    View File
5.0.2606    View File
6.0.0132    View File
7.0.0031    View File
8.0.0192    View File
9.0.00063    View File
10.0.07    View File
11.0.26    View File
12.0.51    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 GPS 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:   (ii). Whether a copy of map indicating location of alternative examine is required to be provided: No   (a). Reason for not providing such map: NIL
E. Employment likely to be generated
  (i). Whether the Project is likely to generate employment ?: Yes   (ii). Permanent/Regular Employment(Number of persons): 100   (iii). Temporary Employment(Number of person-days): 50000
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 ? : No
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?: Not Applicable   (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 ?: Not Applicable   (iii) . Reason for not providing Non-Forest Land: Not Applicable
Additional information Details
S.No Documents
1Block Map Siaha district
3Permission for Splitting Package
4Technical Report
5Undertaking for NPV
6Undertaking for Survey using Total Station
7Typical Cross section of the road
8Diagrammatic Sketch of the road
9Submission of EDS in Hardcopy in 3 sets to PCCF, E&F Dept. Govt. of Mizoram
10Coordinates of the proposed Road
11Length of Proposed Road with location
12Signed Copy of Muck Disposal Plan
13UA letter to DC requesting FRA Certificate
14Undertaking for CA by UA
15UA letter to PCCF submitting Addl EDS