PROGRESS OF WORKS FOR THE MONTH OF
Details of Work
Year of sanction
Cum. Exp. Up to March 2020
BG for 2020-21
Exp. Up to the month/ Cum. Exp.
Hubli-Ankola (167 kms)
Earthwork and bridge works upto 34.8 km from Hubli end to Kiravatti completed.Further work stopped by MoEF & CEC during 2006 due to environmental issues.Matter referred to Regional Empowered Committee and under consideration. As per the advice of REC, wild life proposal submitted along with forest proposal. Forest Dept. of GoK have forwarded proposal to MOEF&CC to obtain Wild Life Clearance from National Board of Wild Life. Inspector General of Forest/Southern Circle of MOEF&CC Wildlife inspected the site on 23.02.18 and conducted a meeting with the officials of Railway and Forest dept. at Yellapur.
NTCA (National Tiger Conservation Authority) rejected the project in November, 2018.
Proposal cleared by SBWL on 20th March 2020. Further clearance required from NBWL for according Wildlife clearance. On obtaining clearance from NBWL, GoK has to approach MoEFCC for according Stage II clearance so that GoK can divert forest land for taking up the project.