List of Projects Cleared under Forest (Conservation) Act, 1980 (during October, 1998)

Sl.No.                Name of Proposals                                                 State           Area (ha.)

1.     Construction of Bilsai Irrigation Project in District Banka                      Bihar           101.65
2.     Renewal of Mining lease over broken up area of 15.57 ha within
       a lease area of 46.62 ha in favour of Mrs. Devika Bai Vhelji for
       iron and manganese ore in Ajitaburu (Ghatkuri) of Saranda Forest
       Division in West Singhbhum District.                                             Bihar            46.62
3.     For laying of pipeline for supply of gas to ONGC, Bharuch                        Gujarat           0.11
4.     For gas pipeline from Mehsana to Himatnagar, Mehsana                             Gujarat           0.04
5.     Improvement of loading facility of foodgrain in UMB yard, Haryana                Haryana           0.8952
6.     Approach to Sec. 6 & 7, Panipat                                                  Haryana           0.1649
7.     Renewal of mining lease of Doddanavar Bros                                       Karnataka        39.20 
8.     Construction of Narayanpur Right Bank Canal                                      Karnataka       199.35
9.     11 KV line Jhijana-Ambadaberi, Jhabua                                            Madhya Pradesh    0.4536
10.    For Holimal reservoir, Khargone                                                  Madhya Pradesh    3.00
11.    Construction of Left & Right bank of Kar river project, Nagpur-Wardha            Maharashtra      18.09
12.    Construction of Chikala MIT, Bhandara                                            Maharashtra      10.47
13.    Construction of Kholvir No 3 MIT, Dhule                                          Maharashtra       6.00
14.    Construction of Mamalde percolation tank, Jalgaon                                Maharashtra       5.75
15.    Construction of Pindkepar irrigation tank, Bhandara                              Maharashtra      11.50
16.    Gudru MIT, Bhandara                                                              Maharashtra       8.33
17.    Jugani percolation tank, Dhule                                                   Maharashtra       5.3
18.    Laning & strengthening of NH4 from Pune to Satara, Satara                        Maharashtra       5.208
19.    Construction of Karnikheda Lit Irrigation Scheme in Bhandara District            Maharashtra      36.095
20.    Goki River Medium Irrigation Project in Yavatmal District                        Maharashtra     386.64
21.    Construction of Mumbai-Nasik Expressway in Thane and Nasik Districts.            Maharashtra     205.823
22.    Laying of 132 KV TL Chiplima-Bargarh Sambalpur                                   Orissa            0.778
23.    Exploratory drilling at Malangtoli Keonjhar                                      Orissa            2.1983
24.    Construction of 132 KV SC line from Burla Rajagangpur, Sambalpur                 Orissa            0.173
25.    Laying U/G cable, Patiala                                                        Punjab            0.504
26.    Construction of high level bridge over Sirhind canal                             Punjab            0.1184
27.    Construction of Phalia Irrigation Project in Baran District                      Rajasthan        52.30
28.    Erection of 110 KV to Kundah Ultimate stage HEP                                  Tamil Nadu        1.43
29.    Diversion to Arulmigu Subramani temple                                           Tamil Nadu        0.63
30.    Formation of reservoir across Koundinya river in North Arcot Ambedkar District   Tamil Nadu       37.28
31.    Rehabilitation of van gujjars settled in Rajaji National Park in Forest
       block of Pathari and Sabhalgarh of Haridwar District.                            Uttar Pradesh   343
32.    Diversion for construction of Berinag-Vinayak-Bhuwani motor marg                 Uttar Pradesh     2.0332
33.    Diversion for construction of bus stand in Ramnagar                              Uttar Pradesh     0.505
34.    Construction of Ogla-Bhagchoura-Pasma Badrihat motor marg, Pithoragarh           Uttar Pradesh     1.440
35.    Construction of Vinayaka-Jabuthal-Bajet-Palet motor marg, Pithoragarh            Uttar Pradesh    14.374
36.    Renewal of lease to R A Nariman & Co, Bareilly                                   Uttar Pradesh     0.137
37.    Construction of Sarangdhar-Badogal motor marg, Dehradun                          Uttar Pradesh     1.44
38.    Construction of Didihat-Lohargaon motor marg, Pithoragarh                        Uttar Pradesh     1.20

Sl.No.      Name of Proposals                                                        State           Area (ha.)

1.      Mining of iron ore and manganese in West Singhbhum District in favour of SAIL    Bihar            29.11

2.      Renewal of Mining lease bearing T.C. No. 39 of 1956 in favour of
        Salgaoncar & Bros Ltd. in North Goa District                                    Goa               34.1710

3.      Opencast coal mining project by Western Coalfields Ltd. in Chirimiri
        area of District Sarguja                                                        Madhya Pradesh   172.234

4.      Construction of Hiwarkhed Minor Irrigation Tank No. 1 in Buldhana District      Maharashtra       32.54

5.      Roida C. Iron and Manganese Mines in Keonjhar District in favour of
        Orissa Mining Corporation Ltd.                                                  Orissa           182.709