FORM - B
Form for seeking prior approval under Section-2 of the proposals by the State Governments and other authorities, in respect of renewal of leases,
which have been earlier granted clearance under Forest (Conservation) Act,1980
PART - I
(To be filled up by User Agency)
A. General Details
A-1. Project Details
  (i). Proposal No. : FP/UK/MIN/147885/2021   (ii). Name of Project for which Forest Land is required : Collection Of Minor Minerals (Reta,Bajri,Boulder) to existing Course of Natural water from Kosi River   (iii). Short narrative of the proposal and Project/scheme for which the forest land is required : The project is situated in kosi river ramnager Block under Trai western forest division, ramnagar range in nanital district. During monsoon RBM, (River Bed Material) Reta,Bajri,Boulder got collected in the river course which lead to flooding of the river. By extracting this RBM from the river bed,fl   (iv). State : Uttarakhand   (v). Category of the Proposal : Mining   (vi). Shape of forest land proposed to be diverted : Non Linear   (vii). Estimated cost of the Project(Rupees in lacs) : 5250   (viii). Area of forest land proposed for diversion(in ha.): 181   (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): 10
A-2. Details of User Agency
  (i). Name : UAFDC KHANAN RAMNAGAR KOSI   (ii). Address1 : UTTRAKHAND VAN VIKAS NIGAM KHANAN RAMNAGAR, AAM DANDA   (iii). Address2 : NIL   (iv). State : Uttarakhand   (v). District : Nainital   (vi). Pin : 244715   (vii). Landmarks : OPP-CORBET TIGER RESERVE BIJRANI GATE   (viii). Email address : kosiramnagar@gmail.com   (ix). Landline Telephone No. : NIL   (x). Fax No. : NIL   (xi). Mobile No. : 9568003237   (xii). Website (if any) : uafdc.in   (xiii). Details of Proposals seeking prior approval of Central Government under the Act for diversion of forest land submitted by the User Agency 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
  (xiv). Legal status of User Agency : State Government
A-3. Details of Person Making Application
  (i). First Name: Dhireash   (ii). Middle Name: Chandra   (iii). Last Name: Bisht   (iv). Gender: Male   (v). Designation: Divisional Manager   (vi). Address 1: UTTRAKHAND VAN VIKAS NIGAM KHANAN RAMNAGAR, AAM DANDA   (vii). Address 2: NIL   (viii). State: Uttarakhand   (ix). District: Nainital   (x). Tehsil: Ramnagar   (xi). Pin: 244715   (xii). Landmarks: OPP-CORBET TIGER RESERVE BIJRANI GATE   (xiii). Email Address: kosiramnagar@gmail.com   (xiv). Landline Telephone No.: NIL   (xv). Fax No.: NIL   (xvi). Mobile No.: 9568003237   (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:
A-4. Details of approvals under the Forest (Conservation) Act , 1980 accorded in the past
Serial No Proposal No MoEF File No Date of approval Area of forest land diverted Period of diversion
1FP/UK/OTHERS/875/20108-61/1999-FC(PT.-I)15 Feb 201325410
A-5. Status of compliance to conditions stipulated in the previous approvals
Serial No Proposal No MoEF File No Conditions stipulated by the MoEF Details of the compliance
1FP/UK/OTHERS/875/20108-61/1999-FC(PT.-I)1-(I) Legal status of the diverted forest land shall remain unchanged. 2-(II) Compensatory afforestation over the degraded forest land equal in extent to the forest land being diverted shall be raised and maintained by the State Forest Department at the cost of the User Agency. 3-(III) All the funds received from the User Agency under the project shall be transferred to Ad-hoc CAMPA in the Saving Bank Account of the concerned State CAMPA in the Corporation Bank, CGO Complex, Lodhi Road, New Delhi. 4-(IV) To ensure extraction of minerals in a sustainable manner the user agency shall formulate a transparent and unbiased procedure for engagement of labours for extraction of the minor minerals from the forest land proposed for diversion. 5-(V) The collection of minor minerals after 31st day of January in a year shall be allowed only after receipt of certificate from the Monitoring Committee under the Chairmanship of the Principal Chief Conservator of Forests, Uttarakhand constituted vide Government of Uttarakhand’s letter No. 14-1/X-3-13-08(14)/2008-T.C. dated 29.01.2013 to the effect that the conditions stipulated in the approval accorded under the Forest (Conservation) Act, 1980 and the instructions issued by the Monitoring Committee have satisfactorily been complied in collection of the minor minerals during the previous calendar year. 6-(VI) To restore the functionality and utility of the migratory corridor linking Corbet Tiger Reserve with the Pawalgarh Conservation Reserve, the State Government may explore feasibility to relocate the settlements from the Sunderkhal Village by using State CAMPA funds. 7-(VII) Fifty percent of the net profit earned by the user agency from the collection of minor minerals shall be deposited in a Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) to be constituted by the State Government under the Chairmanship of the Chief Wildlife Warden, Government of Uttarakhand. The amount to be deposited in the SPV shall be used exclusively for river training activities and management & protection of forest & wildlife in vicinity of forest land diverted for collection of minor minerals. 8-(VIII) The total quantity of minor minerals extracted during a year shall not be more than 20.30 lakh cubic meter as per E.C. (E.C. NO-J-11015/360/2009-IA-11(M) dated 13th april 2011.. Quantity at present fixed 455628.9400 cubic meter as per study done in 2020-21 by CSWCRTI Dehradun after completing the target Govt. of Uttarakhand issuing the New target 364000.00 cubic meter as per Replenishment study done in 2020-21 by Go no- 351/VII-A-1/2021/5(39)/20/dated on 25-03-2021. Total quantity 819628.9400 cubic meter. 9-(IX) Extraction of minor minerals shall be restricted to the middle half of the width of river bed after leaving intact the one-fourth of width of the river bed along its each bank. 10-(X) To ensure maintenance of river geometry, collection of minor minerals during a working season shall start from centre of the river width and shall gradually extend to the boundary of the permissible area. The maximum permissible depth for collection of minor minerals at centre of the river width shall be limited to 3 m and it shall gradually reduce till reaches boundary of the permissible zone. 11-(XI) To regulate and maintain record of the quantity of minor minerals extracted during a season, the State Forest Department shall set up adequate number of check post during the collection season. 12-(XII) Extraction of minor mineral shall be restricted from 1st October to 31st May of the subsequent year. 13-(XIII) Minor minerals shall be collected manually be using hand tools. Use of explosive and heavy machineries for breaking/collection of minor minerals shall be strictly prohibited. 14-(XIV) Collection time shall be from sun-rise to sun-set. 15-(XV) No labour camp shall be set up in the forest area for the labourers engaged in collection of the minor minerals. 16-(XVI) Breaking of boulders shall be undertaken outside the forest boundaries. 17-(XVII) The labour engaged in collection work will be provided free fuel wood/alternate source of energy to avoid any pressure on adjoining forest land. 18-(XVIII) The boundary of the forest land being diverted shall be demarcated on ground at the project cost, by erecting four foot high reinforced cement concrete pillars, each inscribed with its serial number DGPS coordinates, forward and back bearing and distance from adjoin pillars etc. 19-(XIX) The forest land shall not be used for any purpose other than that specified in the proposal. 20-(XX) The user agency shall submit annual self– monitoring report containing status of compliance to conditions stipulated in the approval to the State Government and concerned Regional Office of this Ministry. 21-(XXI) Any other condition that the Central Regional Office of the Ministry, Lucknow and the State Government of Uttarakhand may stipulate, from time to time, in the interest of conservation, protection and development of forests & wildlife; 22-(XXII) The User Agency and the State Government shall ensure compliance to provisions of the all Acts, Rules, Regulations and Guidelines, for the time being in force, as applicable to the project.1-Yes, it is being complied with, as per stipulated condition. 2-Yes, it is being done by Forest Department with the funds realized from UKFDC. (Annexure-01) 3-The fund is being transferred to the concerned agency. 4-Yes, the condition is being complied with. 5-Yes, the condition is being complied with, in collection of the minor minerals during the previous calendar year. 6-It is being complied with, by the Forest Department. 7-Yes, it is being complied with by depositing the fund raised in SPV constituted by Government of Uttarakhand. (Annexure-02) 8-The condition is being complied with, summary of the report for the year 2020-21 and Replenishment Study Report is enclosed. (Annexure-03 & 04) 9-The condition is being complied with. 10-The condition is being complied with. 11-The condition is being complied with, by the Forest Department. 12-The condition is being complied with. (Annexure-05) 13-The condition is being complied with. 14-Yes, The condition is being complied with. 15-The condition is being complied with. 16-The condition is being complied with. 17-The condition is being complied with, by providing fuel wood to laborers engaged in collection work. Report enclosed. (Annexure-06) 18-The condition is being complied with, the boundary of the forest land is demarcated by erecting pillars by the Forest Department on start of working season. 19-The condition is being strictly complied with. 20-The monitoring report is submitted annually as required. 21-No other condition has been stipulated so far by the central regional office and Govt. of Uttarakhand. 22-The compliance of the provision of the acts, rules, regulations, guidelines as applicable to the project is being ensured.
A-6. Details of payments made in respect of the approval under the Forest (Conservation) Act , 1980 accorded in the past
Serial No Proposal No MoEF File No Item/Nature Amount paid (in Rupees) Date of Payment
1FP/UK/OTHERS/875/20108-61/1999-FC(PT.-I)Compensatory Afforestation11931010 Dec 2020
2FP/UK/OTHERS/875/20108-61/1999-FC(PT.-I)Compensatory Afforestation350176606 Jan 2021
3FP/UK/OTHERS/875/20108-61/1999-FC(PT.-I)Compensatory Afforestation361918308 Feb 2021
4FP/UK/OTHERS/875/20108-61/1999-FC(PT.-I)Compensatory Afforestation438587606 Mar 2021
5FP/UK/OTHERS/875/20108-61/1999-FC(PT.-I)Compensatory Afforestation40122619 Mar 2021
6FP/UK/OTHERS/875/20108-61/1999-FC(PT.-I)Compensatory Afforestation128095111 May 2021
7FP/UK/OTHERS/875/20108-61/1999-FC(PT.-I)Compensatory Afforestation168870522 Jun 2021
A-7. Details of the forest land returned back to the State Forest Department or any other Authority from the forest land diverted in favour of the user agency
  (i). Details of the forest land returned back to the State Forest Department or any other Authority from the forest land diverted in favour of the user agency: No
Serial No Area No of patch Area of patch Uploaded patch Uploaded GPS Date of return Authority Uploaded documentary proof
NIL
A-9. Details of Transfer of Lease
Serial No Name of person Address of person Date of transfer MMDR File Transfer Deed Conservation MoEF_file No Date of approval MoEF file
NIL
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
  (i). Whether any proposal seeking prior approval of Central Government under the Act for diversion of forest land required for the project has been submitted in the past?. : No
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.Tarai West,Ramnagar1810
Total1810
B-2.2 Details of Districts involved
District wise breakup
S.no District Name Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1.Nainital1810
Total1810
B-2.3 Village wise breakup
Villages wise breakup
S.no Village Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1kalusidh320
2puchdi360
3kathiyapul230
4khadanja200
5bajpur, jwalavan700
181 0
B-2.4 Component wise breakup
Component wise breakup
S.no Component Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1Minning area kalusidh,khadanja,kathiyapul,banjari11810
Total 181 0
C. Maps of forest land proposed to be diverted
Division 1. : Tarai West,Ramnagar
  (i). Area of forest land proposed to be diverted(in ha.) : 181   (ii).Shape of forest land proposed to be diverted : Non Linear   (a). No. of patches : One
Patch wise details
Patch No. Area of Patch(in ha.) Kml File of Patches To view KML file on google the same may be downloaded and then open if in google earth install in your computer.
1.181    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 DGPS 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:
E. Employment likely to be generated
  (i). Whether the Project is likely to generate employment ?: Yes   (ii). Permanent/Regular Employment(Number of persons): 0   (iii). Temporary Employment(Number of person-days): 2500
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 ? : Yes   (a). Status of the Environmental Clearance to the Project: EC obtained   (b). Environmental Clearance File No.: F.No.J-11015/3602009-IA.II(M)   (c). Copy of Environmental Clearance to the Project: No Data   (d). Date of grant of Environmental Clearance to the Project: 30 Mar 2021
I. Status of Wildelife Clearance
  (i). Whether the Project or a part thereof is located in any Protected Area or their Eco sensitive zone? : Yes   (a). Whether Project or a part thereof is located within a Protected Area ? : No   (ii). Status of approval of the Standing Committee of National Board for the Wildlife(NBWL) to the Project : Application yet to be submmitted
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?: No   (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) . Reason for not providing Non-Forest Land: Renewal of mining lease, for the forest area already broken/used for mining, dumping or overburden, construction of roads, ropeways, buildings, etc.
M. Mining Details
M-1.1 . Details of grant/renewal of mining lease in the past
Serial No Period Date of grant/renewal Designation of authority Copy of grant of the mining lease Date of execution Copy of the lease deed
115 Feb 2013 To 15 Feb 202315 Feb 2013AIG of ForestNo Data19 Feb 2013No Data
 (i) Nature and quantity of mineral actually extracted from the forest and non-forest land NIL
Serial No Mineral Qty. of ore proposed to be extracted during the lease period Qty. of ore actually extracted during the lease period
Forest land Non-Forest land Forest land Non-Forest land
1Extraction of minor mineral , river bed material18101810
Application under the Mineral Concession Rules, 1960 for renewal of the mining lease : No
M-2 . Details of Mining Plan
(i) Date of approval of mining plan : 24 May 2021 (ii) Approval authority : Director Bhu Khanan, Uttarakhand, Dehradun (iii) Copy of approval of mining plan : (iv) Copy of approved mining plan : (v) Nature of mining (underground/opencast) : Opencast (vi) Copy of the detailed land use plan in 14,000 scale prepared by using DGPS or Total Station :   (vii).  Copy of map of the outer boundary of mining lease area:
M-3 . Details of prospecting undertaken to assess mineral reserves
(i) Detailed prospecting to assess mineral reserve in the lease has been undertaken : Yes
Serial No Designation of authority Date of extension From date To Date Copy of the prospecting licence
1AIG of Forest and Principal Secretary State Gov.15 Feb 201315 Feb 201315 Feb 2023No Data
M-4 . Details of extension (if any) of original prospecting licence issued in the past
(i) Extension of original prospecting license was extended : No
Serial No Designation of authority Date of grant From date To Date Copy of the approval accorded for extension
NIL
M-5 . Brief details of prospecting activities undertaken in the mining lease
(i) Detail of prospecting activity under taken in the mining lease : A Study was undertaken by IISWC, Dehradun
M-5.1 . Details of bore holes drilled for prospecting
Serial No No. of Bore holes Diameters(inch) No. of Bore holes Diameters(inch)
10000
M-5.2 . Estimated Reserve along with accuracy and confidence level
Serial No Mineral Estimated Reserve in forest land Estimated Reserve in non-forest land
Estimated Reserve %accuracy %confidence level Estimated Reserve %accuracy %confidence level
1Extraction of minor mineral , river bed material36.54100100000
M-6 . Details of approval under the Forest(Consevation) Act,1980 obtained for undertaking prospecting activities in the forest land located in the mining lease
(i) Approval under the Forest(Conservation) Act, 1980 for undertaking prospecting activities in the forest land : No
M-7 . Mineral wise details
Number of minerals : NIL
Serial No Minerals Estimated non forest land Estimated forest land Proposed annual extraction Estimated life of mine Total extraction Estimated mineral
1Extraction of minor mineral , river bed material036.5436.54103636.54
(i) Proposed use of the minerals proposed to be raised from the mining lease : Non captive (ii) Copy of details of the plan for the transportation of the minerals : No Data
Additional information Details
Documents
S.No Documents
Remarks
1Query Reply
2Kosi Qwery 15-sept-2022 reply
3विभिंन मदों मे प्रदत्त राजस्व
4Kosi MOEFF Qwery reply 30-12-2022
5Near Kosi River Villages Detail and NOC
6JOINT INSPECTION BY MINING DEPARTMENT KOSI RIVER
7Kosi villages Family & Population
8पूर्व पर्यावरण स्वीकृति
9MD AUTHORIZED TO DLM KOSI & DABKA
10KOSI FILE COVER
11DLM AUTHORIZED LETTER
12ऑनलाइन प्रस्ताव संख्या
13PREVIOUS FC
14भूवैज्ञानिक की संस्तुतियों एवं सुझावों का अनुपालन
15परियोजना का ब्यौरा
16PREVIOUS E.C (I.A DIVISION)
17परियोजना निर्माण संस्तुति
18ICAR REPORT VOL TARGET KOSI
19TOPO SHEET
20प्रस्ताव नियम-41
21Acknowledgement Slip KOSI Hard Copy submitted
22GEO REFERANCE MAP
23UPPER SACHIV lease deed kosi
24भूवैज्ञानिक की संस्तुति एवं सुझाव कोसी
25Letter of Intent (LOI)-05 Letter no-1531
26GOOGLE MAP
27ICAR REPORT VOL TARGET KOSI
28kosi minning site map pdf
29Praptra 1.5
30Acknowledgement Slip KOSI Hard Copy submitted
31KOSI EDS 31 JANUARY
32लैंड शेड्यूल
3337-जिला स्तरीय बैठक_2
34वैकल्पिक संरेखण को निरस्त प्रमाण पत्र
35परियोजना की लंबाई चौड़ाई का विवरण
36वृक्षारोपण के0 एम0 एल0 फाइल
37बिना अनुमति कार्य प्रारंभ ना होने का प्रमाण पत्र
38पर्यावरण संरक्षण अधिनियम 1986_2
39जलोनी एवं वैकल्पिक उर्जा_3
40COST OF PROJECT KOSI
41Layout Plan प्लान में परिवर्तन_4
42लागू शर्तों के पालन का प्रमाण पत्र
43मानक शर्तों के मान्य होने का प्रमाण पत्र
44न्यूनीकरण हेतु आवश्यक उपाय_5
45श्रमिकों को जलोनी लकड़ी उपलब्ध कराए जाने का प्रमाण पत्र
46मशीनरी उपकरणों का प्रयोग_6
47Morphological Study_7
48Guide Line Sustainable Sand Mining Management_8
49वन अधिनियम द्वारा उपखनिज चुगान कार्य
50धार्मिक पौराणिक ऐतिहासिक महत्व के स्थल ना होने का प्रमाण
51विदोहन एवं एकत्रीकरण के संबंध में_9
52एनOपीOवी देयता से छूट का प्रमाण पत्र
53Self Compliance Report_10
54TASK FORCE CERTIFICATE
55वृक्ष विहीन होने का प्रमाण पत्र
56मा0 न्यायालय एवं राष्ट्रीय हरित प्राधिकरण_11
57वनाधिकारी द्वारा प्रदत्त प्रमाण पत्र
58वैधानिक स्थिति अपरिवर्तित_12
59वन संरक्षण अधिनियम, 1980
60वन्य जीव एवं वनस्पतियों को क्षति न पहुंचाए जाने का प्रमाण पत्र
61वन भूमि को वन विभाग को वापस करने के संबंध में_13
62आर सी सी पीलरों पर व्यय का वहन उत्तराखंड वन विकास निगम द्वारा
63प्रस्तावित वन भूमि को हस्तांतरित न करने के संबंध में_14
64CTO KOSI up to 2023
65Minning plan Kosi