FORM - A
Form for seeking prior approval of Central Government under section 2 of the Forest(Conservation) Act,1980 for Diversion of fresh forest area
PART - I
(To be filled up by User Agency)
A. General Details
A-1. Project Details
  (i). Proposal No. : FP/TN/ROAD/42704/2019   (ii). Name of Project for which Forest Land is required : Road upgradation works in Varusanadu - (via) Thummagundu - Valiparai Road (0/0 - 9/720) Section in Kadamalaikundu - Myladumparai Panchayat Union, Andipatti Taluk in Theni District   (iii). Short narrative of the proposal and Project/scheme for which the forest land is required : The proposed road upgradation works in Varusanadu - (via) Thummakundu - Valiparai Road (0/0 - 9/720) Section. The road passing across Mandakaradu, Kalarimalai, Silamuttu Medu of Megamalai R.F. in Megamalai Wildlife Division, Theni in Kadamalaikundu - Myladumparai Panchayat Union, Andipatti Taluk, Th   (iv). State : Tamil Nadu   (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) : 30   (viii). Area of forest land proposed for diversion(in ha.): 1.8818   (ix). Non-forest land required for this project(in ha.): 0   (x). Total period for which the forest land is proposed to be diverted(in years): 99
A-2. Details of User Agency
  (i). Name : NABARD AND RURAL ROADS (H) MADURAI DIVISION   (ii). Address1 : NABARD and Rural Roads Highways Theni District   (iii). Address2 : NIL   (iv). State : Tamil Nadu   (v). District : Theni   (vi). Pin : 625531   (vii). Landmark : NIL   (viii). Email address : nabard.r.r.theni@gmail.com   (ix). Landline Telephone No. : 0-0   (x). Fax No. : 0-   (xi). Mobile No. : 9790135839   (xii). Website (if any) : NIL   (xiii). Legal status of User Agency : State Government
A-3. Details of Person Making Application
  (i). First Name: Thangapandi   (ii). Middle Name: NIL   (iii). Last Name: A   (iv). Gender: Male   (v). Designation: Assistant Divisional Engineer   (vi). Address 1: Nabard and Rural Roads Highways Department Madurai Division   (vii). Address 2: NIL   (viii). State: Tamil Nadu   (ix). District: Madurai   (x). Tehsil: Madurai North   (xi). Pin: 625002   (xii). Landmark: NIL   (xiii). Email Address: nabard.r.r.theni@gmail.com   (xiv). Landline Telephone No.: 91-0454626055   (xv). Fax No.: NIL   (xvi). Mobile No.: 9443490750   (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
List of proposal submitted in Past
S.no Proposal Status. Proposal No. Moef File No. Area Proposed for Diversion(Ha.) Area Diverted(Ha.) Date of In-Principle Approval Date of Final Approval
NIL
B-2. Details of forest land proposed to be diverted
B-2.1 Details of Divisions involved
Details of Divisions involved
S.no Division Name Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1.Megamalai WL1.88180
Total1.88180
B-2.2 Details of Districts involved
District wise breakup
S.no District Name Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1.Theni1.88180
Total1.88180
B-2.3 Village wise breakup
Villages wise breakup
S.no Village Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1Varushanadu0.60
2Urittimedu0.5440
3Vandiyur0.46720
4Thummakundu0.27060
Total 1.8818 0
B-2.4 Component wise breakup
Component wise breakup
S.no Component Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1Varushanadu0.60
2Urittimedu0.5440
3Vandiyur0.46720
4Thuammakundu0.27060
Total 1.8818 0
C. Maps of forest land proposed to be diverted
Division 1. : Megamalai WL
  (i). Area of forest land proposed to be diverted(in ha.) : 1.8818   (ii). Nature of the Project: Linear   (b). No. of Segments : Four
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).
1.0.6    View File
2.0.544    View File
3.0.4672    View File
4.0.2706    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): 5   (iii). Temporary Employment(Number of person-days): 1250
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?: No
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? : No
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? : Yes   (a). Copy of documentry evidence in support of settlement of rights under the Forest Rights Act,2006 on the forest land proposed to be diverted:
L. Details of land identified for Compensatory Afforestation
  (i). Whether non-forest or Revenue forest land is required to be provided by User Agency?: Yes   (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 ?: No   (iii). No. of districts involved for raising Compensatory Afforestation: 1   (iv). No. of patches: Three
District 1. : Theni  
  (a). Village: Bodi Vadakkumalai   (b). Area(in ha.): 3.845   (c). Copy of KML file of the patch:     View File   (d). Khasra details: S.No.866, 867, 869, 870 and 871 of Bodi Vadakkumalai village Bodinayakkanur Sub Registrar   (e). Present owner: User Agency   (f). Copy of Ownership proof:
  (v). Scanned copy of the map of the land identified for creation of Compensatory Afforestation prepared by using GPS ot Total Station:   (vi). Copy of Survey of India Toposheet in 1:50,000 scale indicating location of the land identified for creation of Compensatory Afforestation:
Additional information Details
Documents
S.No Documents
Remarks
1Abstract
2Google Earth Location
3Road allotted vide Govt. Notification
4NPV
5Additional NPV
6Barest minimum of land
7Compensatory Certificate
8Certificate regarding lease rent
9Minimum land required
10No alternative route other than this
11No treatment area plan
12Tree alignment regarding
13No alternative route certificate by District Collector
14Reply to PCCF query
15Minimum land certificate
16Area requirement details
17Revised - Area requirement details
18Additional details regarding CA land
19Reply letter regarding CA land
20Revised CA land details give by District Collector