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/ROAD/11538/2015   (ii). Name of Project for which Forest Land is required : Extension till siddhdhpur of Khunt Kakrighat Motor Road in Someshwer constituency Distt. Almora Length 2.375 KM)   (iii). Short narrative of the proposal and Project/scheme for which the forest land is required : Consstruction of Extension till siddhdhpur of Khunt Kakrighat Motor Road in Someshwer constituency Distt. Almora Length 2.375 KM)   (iv). State : Uttarakhand   (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) : 53.4   (viii). Area of forest land proposed for diversion(in ha.): 0.882   (ix). Non-forest land required for this project(in ha.): 1.256   (x). Total period for which the forest land is proposed to be diverted(in years): NIL
A-2. Details of User Agency
  (i). Name : EXECUTIVE ENGINEER   (ii). Address1 : Provincial Division P.W.D., Almora   (iii). Address2 : Mall Raod Almora   (iv). State : Uttarakhand   (v). District : Almora   (vi). Pin : 263601   (vii). Landmarks : Chaughan Pata, Almora   (viii). Email address : eepdalmora@rediffmail.com   (ix). Landline Telephone No. : 2320033   (x). Fax No. : 5962   (xi). Mobile No. : 9410159182   (xii). Website (if any) : NIL   (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: Indrajit   (ii). Middle Name: NIL   (iii). Last Name: Bose   (iv). Gender: Male   (v). Designation: Executive Engineer   (vi). Address 1: Executive Engineer, Provincial Division, Public works Department, Almora   (vii). Address 2: Mall Road Almora   (viii). State: Uttarakhand   (ix). District: Almora   (x). Tehsil: Almora   (xi). Pin: 263601   (xii). Landmarks: Chaughan Pata, Almora   (xiii). Email Address: eepdalmora@rediffmail.com   (xiv). Landline Telephone No.: 230033   (xv). Fax No.: 059622320033   (xvi). Mobile No.: 9410159182   (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-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
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.Almora0.8821.256
Total0.8821.256
B-2.2 Details of Districts involved
District wise breakup
S.no District Name Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1.Almora0.8821.256
Total0.8821.256
B-2.3 Village wise breakup
Villages wise breakup
S.no Village Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1kuman0.1620.256
2sidhpur0.721
0.882 1.256
B-2.4 Component wise breakup
Component wise breakup
S.no Component Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1one road0.8821.256
Total 0.882 1.256
C. Maps of forest land proposed to be diverted
Division 1. : Almora
  (i). Area of forest land proposed to be diverted(in ha.) : 0.882   (ii).Shape of forest land proposed to be diverted : Linear   (b). No. of Segments : One
Segments wise details
Segmenst Segment Area(in ha.) Kml File of SegmentsTo view KML file on google the same may be downloaded and then open if in google earth install in your computer.
1.0.882    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:   (ii). Whether a copy of map indicating location of alternative examine is required to be provided: Yes   (a). Copy of map indicating location of alternative examined:
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): 35
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?: NIL   (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 ?: NIL   (iii) . Reason for not providing Non-Forest Land: NIL
Additional information Details
Documents
S.No Documents
Remarks
1A short narrative and importance of the project..
2Administrative and Financial sanction.
3Preliminary Joint Inspection report (by user agency, forest department, revenue department etc.
4Comperative chart showing statement of both alignment or alternate site explored for the proposed project and reasons for their rejection duly countersigned by DFO.
5Certificate from the DM that no alternative suitable non-forest land is available for the project in question and the demand of the forest land for the project is barest minimum.
6Land schedule (for RF signed by DFO and civil soyam, Van panchayat and private nap land signed by DM).
7Category wise (RF,civil soyam, Van panchayat and private nap land, Notified forest land etc.) land length, width and area in Ha.
8Bar Chart with index (counter signed by DFO).
9Compensatory afforestation scheme in Civil and Soyam land (10 years) by DFO.
10Certificate Regarding. suitability of indentified land for Comensatory Afforestation by DFO.
11Undertaking by the User Agency to bear the cost of compensatory afforestation duly counter signed by the DFO.
12Road side/gap filling plantation estimate (by DFO).
13Undertaking by the User Agency to bear the cost of Road side /gap filling plantation (by user agency).
14Estimate of 100 trees plantation by DFO ( less then 1.0 ha. cases ).
15Details of the trees with their scientific name in RF, Civil Soyam, Van Panchayat, Private Notified land and in Nap Land should be mentioned (with valuation of the trees to be felled ) (0-10 dia trees will be mentioned as saplings). Tree count
16Felling of Oak trees (if involves, inspection report of the concerning CF has to be provided).
17If felling of trees is not involved, certificate by DFO in this regard.
18Certificate of felling minimum trees during the project work.
19NOC from local Gram Sabhas
20Muck disposal scheme (in prescribed format).
21Approved general lay out plan/alignment and estimate from competent authority with name and designation
22Whather project area is a part of National Park or sanctuary and airal distance of the project from National Park or sanctuary signed by DFO.
23If the project area is within 10 Km radius of N/P or Centuary, Comments/No objection certificate of CCF Wild Life has to be provided.
24Component wise details of construction work
25Certificate- work has not been started reg.
26If the Project falling within the National park or Sanctuary, needs recommendation of State Wild Life Board, National Board of Wild Life (NBWL) and permission of Hon'ble Supreme Court/MoEF GoI.
27Geologist Report (Govt. approved Geologist).
28No voilation has taken place, FC Act. 1980 reg.
29Task Force report
30Item wise details of works.
31Certificate by user agency for complying the condition imposed in Manak Shartain
32Certificate by suer agency for complying the condition imposed in geologist report/Task forcex recommendation in hill areas (excluding drinding water
33No historical/monumental or relegeous place will be effected certificate reg. (by DM/DFO
34Undertakoing regarding no animal will be effected adversely by the project
35Undertading to provide alternative fuelwood, kerosene or LPG to labours involved in project
36Benefited villages/Families/Population Certificate
37NPV calculation certificate as per Hon'ble Supreem court /MoEF orders by DFO
38Undertaking of payment of NPV, if Hon'ble Supreem Court increses the rates of NPV
39Cost of the forest land and lease rent certificate by DM.
40Certificate of Lease period by user agency
41Demarcation of land to be diverted
42Undertaking of user agency to bear the cost for dimarcation work
43Non-availability of non-forest land for compensatory afforastation certificate by Chief secretary
44Check list/Fact sheet