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ABOUT LAKSHADWEEP

“Lakshadweep, the group of 36 islands is known for its exotic and sun-kissed beaches and lush green landscape. The name Lakshadweep in Malayalam and Sanskrit means ‘a hundred thousand islands’. ”

India’s smallest Union Territory Lakshadweep is an archipelago consisting of 36 islands with an area of 32 sq km. It is a uni-district Union Territory and comprises of 12 atolls, three reefs, five submerged banks and ten inhabited islands. The islands have a total area of 32 sq km. The capital is Kavaratti and it is also the principal town of the UT. All Islands are 220 to 440 km away from the coastal city of Kochi in Kerala, in the emerald Arabian Sea. The natural landscapes, the sandy beaches, abundance of flora and fauna and the absence of a rushed lifestyle enhance the mystique of Lakshadweep.

Only BSNL and Airtel provides telecommunication services to Lakshadweep Islands. BSNL provides connectivity in all 10 inhabited islands where as Airtel provides connectivity to Kavaratti and Agatti islands.

The entry to Lakshadweep islands is restricted. One requires an entry permit issued by Lakshadweep Administration to visit these islands.

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Administrator
Hon'ble Administrator Shri. Praful Patel
Shri Anbarasu IAS
Advisor to Hon'ble Administrator Shri. A. Anbarasu IAS
Collector
Collector UTL Shri.S.Asker Ali IAS
Sh Amit Satija
Secretary Revenue Shri Amit Satija IAS
CDC UTL
Secretary Social Welfare Shri Vijender Singh Rawath IAS
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Secretary Information Technology Shri Shiv Kumar IAS
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Senior Superintendent of Police Shri Sharat Kumar Sinha IPS
Secy Environment and Forest
Secretary Environment and Forest Shri Damodhar AT IFS
Resident Commissioner Lakshadweep
Resident Commissioner Shri. Asarpal Singh

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