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VU7LD Lakshadweep

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Lakshadweep At a Glance

Population (2001) 60,595
Density of Population 500-2500 people/Kms.
Administration HQ KAVARATTI.
Access by Air and Sea from India,South-west coast.
Location 10°33' North Lattitude and 72°38' East Longitude
Total Islands 36
Distance to Malabar Coast 200 - 400 Kms.
Total Geographical Area 32 sq.kms
Major Islands Minicoy,Kalpeni,Androth,Agatti, Kavaratti, Amni, Kadmat, Kiltan, Chetlat, Bitra, Bangaram, & Pitti.
Temperature 32oC (Max.) to 28oC (Min.
Humidity 70-75%
Highest Rainfall 241.8 mm.recorded in 24 hours
Unique Feature The only coral reef island in India,rich flora
and fauna.Great tourist destination for Watersports,Fishing etc.Virgin,Fragile eco-system.A unique and quiet getaway destinations