PROGRESS REPORT ON IMPLEMENTATION OF RoFR Act IN VIZIANAGARAM DISTRICT. 
No. of Mandals in the District: 34
No. of Forest Fringe Village Mandals: 21
No. of Panchayats having Forest area: 233
No. of Panchayats covered by Forest occupations: 150
No. of Villages having Forest area: 556
No. of FRCs constituted: 150
No. of Grama Sabhas convened: 150

1st Phase:
S.NoNature of ClaimsReceivedTitle Deeds Distributed
No.Extent (Acres/ Cents)No.Extent (Acres/ Cents)
1Individual Claims15,13243,211.611146332,179.55
2Community Claims3521,738.6650118.46
3V.S.S Claims12950,463.359736,897,94
Total15,61395,413.6211,61069,195.95

2nd Phase:
S.NoNature of ClaimsReceivedTitle Deeds Distributed
No.Extent (Acres/ Cents)No.Extent (Acres/ Cents)
1Individual Claims918617,820.3228956723.86
2Community Claims5795.4200
3V.S.S Claims0000
Total924317,915.7428956,723.86

1st & 2nd Phase Grand Total 248561,13,329.361450575,919.81

Forest Clearance for formation of Roads in Reserve Forest under RoFR Act 2006:
  • Proposals for formation of (48) Roads / Check dams under MGNREGS/I.A.P schemes covering an extent of 32.511 hence of forest land was accepted by the Forest Dept. Under Section 3(2) of RoFR Act 2006 for forest clearance. 
  • The same was approved by the District Level Committee, Vizianagaram.