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Kavaratti is an island in the A union territory is an administrative division of India. Unlike states, which have their own local governments, union territories are ruled directly by the national government. As of 2004, there are six union territories. Previously a Union Territory, Delhi was made a national capital territory in 1991 and is on... Union Territory of Lakshadweep is a Union Territory of India. It consists of 36 coral islands totaling 32 km² in the Arabian Sea, between 200 to 300 km off the coast of Kerala. The main islands are Kavarrati (It is the Capital of Lakshadweep), Agatti, Minicoy, and Amini. The total population of the... Lakshadweep off the coast of the state of Kerala (or Keralam, കേരളം) is a state in South India. It is known for being the most literate state in India, with a literacy rate greater than 90%. It is also the only state in India with a sex ratio of more than 990 females/1000... Kerala. The territorial capital Kavaratti is located here. It is one of the smallest union territory capitals in The Republic of India is the second most populous country in the world, with a population of more than one billion, and is the seventh largest country by geographical area. India has grown significantly, both in population and in strategic importance in the last two decades. The Indian economy is... India.

India is subdivided into 28 states, 6 union territories and a national capital territory. States: Union Territories: Andaman and Nicobar Islands Chandigarh Dadra and Nagar Haveli Daman and Diu Lakshadweep Pondicherry National Capital Territory: Delhi Evolution of Indias states The British India, which consisted of modern-day India, as... State and Union Territory List of capitals of subnational entities covers currently the following national entities: #A-C: Angola, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Bangladesh, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, Peoples Republic of China, Colombia, Cuba, Czech Republic, #D-F: Denmark, Finland, France, #G-L: Germany, India, Indonesia, Iran, Italy, Ireland, Japan... capitals of The Republic of India is the second most populous country in the world, with a population of more than one billion, and is the seventh largest country by geographical area. India has grown significantly, both in population and in strategic importance in the last two decades. The Indian economy is... India

Agartala is the capital of the Indian state of Bangladesh border. It has several temples and palaces. The population in 2004 was about 200,000. Categories: India geography stubs | Cities and towns in Tripura | Indian state-capitals ... Agartala Aizawl is the capital city of the state of Mizoram in India. Aizawl, the capital city of Mizoram which lies at the southern side border, is a beautiful place that offers plenty of tourist attractions to tourists and habitants alike. Besides its breathtaking beauty, Aizawl is the storehouse of all... Aizawl Bangalore (ಬೆಂಗಳೂರು in Kannada) is the capital city of Karnataka. With about 5 million inhabitants, it is Indias third largest city [1] and fifth largest urban agglomeration [2]. Post independence, Bangalore evolved into a manufacturing hub for heavy industries such as Hindustan... Bangalore Bhopal, marked in red, lies in central India. Bhopāl is a city in central India. It is the capital of the state of Madhya Pradesh. Bhopal is also the name of a district in Madhya Pradesh with Bhopal city as its headquarters. Historically, Bhopal was also the name... Bhopal Bhubaneswar is the capital of the state of Orissa (ancient Kalinga). The city is a properly planned city with wide roads and many gardens and plantations. It is sometimes called the Temple City because of the its over 600 17th and 18th century temples that can be found throughout the... Bhubaneshwar Chandigarh is a city in India that serves as the capital of two states: Punjab and Haryana. However, the city does not belong to either state. Rather, the city is administered by the federal government and hence classified as a union territory. Chandigarh is also the name of this union... Chandigarh Chennai (சென்னை in Tamil), formerly known in English as Madras, is a city on the east coast of southern India. Situated on the shores of the Bay of Bengal, this capital of the state of Tamil Nadu is Indias fourth largest city and the... Chennai (Madras) • Daman may mean: Daman and Diu, a formerly-Portuguese territory of India Daman, a philosopher of ancient Greece This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. If an article link referred you here, you might want to go... Daman Dehradun (देहरादून) is a capital city of Uttaranchal state of India nestled between the Himalayas and Shivaliks ranges. The city is home to over 300 schools like The Doon School, St. Josephs Academy, Welhams School. The city is the headquarters of... Dehradun Dispur is the capital of Assam, a state in northeast India. This place that existed as a locality on the outskirts of Guwahati, took its place as the capital of Assam in 1973. This was after Shillong, the erstwhile capital became the capital of the state of Meghalaya that was... Dispur Gandhinagar is the capital of Gujarat State, India. It is a planned city, like Chandigarh. It is located in Gandhinagar District. In 1960, the old Bombay state was split into Maharashtra and Gujarat, with Ahmedabad as the first capital of Gujarat. Gandhinagar was planned to be the new capital of... Gandhinagar Gangtok is the capital and largest city of the Indian state of Sikkim. It is nestled in the lower Himalayas, located at 27.2 °N and 88.4 °E. Known for its clean surroundings and temperate climate, this hill station of about 50,000 people is the centre of Sikkim... Gangtok There is also Hyderabad, Pakistan, a city in Sindh province in Pakistan. Charminar, a major landmark of Hyderabad Hyderabad, the 5th largest metropolis of India [1], is the capital of the state of Andhra Pradesh. It is known for its rich history and culture with monuments, mosques, temples, a rich... Hyderabad Imphal is the capital of Manipur, India. The Imphal Valley is drained by several small rivers originating from the hills surrounding it. These include the Imphal, Iril, Sekmai, Thoubal, and Khuga rivers. Ima Keithel at Khwairamband Bazar is the only market in the world where, as the name suggests, all... Imphal Itanagar is the capital of Arunachal Pradesh. Itanagar is situated at the foothills of Himalayas. It comes administratively under Papumpare district. The Nishi or Nishings is the major tribe in Itanagar area. As a capital town, Itanagar is well connected with the rest of the country by road and air... Itanagar Old city of Jaipur, India Jaipur (जयपुर) , also popularly known as the Pink City, historically sometimes rendered as Jeypore, is the capital of Rajasthan state, India. Jaipur is also the capital of Jaipur District. Jaipur is the former capital of a princely state of the same... JaipurKavaratti Kohima is a small hill town which serves as the capital of Indias north eastern border state of Nagaland. It shares its borders with Burma. In 1944 during World War II the Battle of Kohima along with the simultaneous Battle of Imphal was the turning point in the Burma... Kohima This article is on Calcutta/Kolkata, the city. For the gambling term, see Calcutta A simulated-color satellite image of Calcutta taken by NASAs Landsat 7 satellite. Calcutta is the capital of the Indian state of West Bengal. Its original name was Kalikata and is, in higher literature, still... Kolkata (Calcutta) • Lucknow is the capital city of the state of Uttar Pradesh, India. It had a population of 2,207,340 in 2001. It has a literacy rate of 68.63%. It is the second largest urban centre in Uttar Pradesh after Kanpur. History Lucknows history begins with its elevation... Lucknow This article or section should be merged with Mumbai (Bombay) This article is about the city formerly known as Bombay. For other uses of this word, see Bombay (disambiguation) Mumbai (renamed from Bombay in 1995) is the worlds most populous conurbation, and is the sixth most populous agglomeration in... Mumbai (Bombay) • Culture To be included. Tourist Attractions Delhi offers a multitude of interesting places and attractions to the visitor, so much so that it becomes difficult to decide from where to begin exploring the city. In Old Delhi, attractions like mosques, forts, and other monuments that depict Indias Muslim history... New Delhi Panaji or Panjim is the capital and largest city of Goa state in south-western India. It lies in the North Goa district on the bank of the Mandovi estuary and has a population of 60,000, or 100,000 including suburbs. During the day, its population swells due to... Panaji Patna is the capital of the state of Bihar, in north-eastern India. It was formerly known as Kusumpura, Pushpapura, Pâtaliputra, and Azeemabad. Located on the south bank of the Ganges River, its rapidly increasing population was 917,243 in 1991. To the Sikhs, Patna is a sacred city... Patna Pondicherry (पॉंडिचेरी in Hindi), currently undergoing a name change to Puduchery, is the name of a union territory and its capital in the south of India. The name puduchery means new village in Tamil. The French spelt it Poudichéry, which is... Pondicherry Port Blair is the largest town in the Andaman Islands and the capital of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands union territory of India. It lies on the east coast of South Andaman Island and is the main entry point to the islands. The town is named for Archibald Blair of... Port Blair Raipur is the capital city of the state of Chhattisgarh, India. It is the administrative seat of Raipur District. It was a part of Madhya Pradesh, before the state of Chattisgarh was formed, on November 1st, 2000. Raipur is primarily a commercial city. Categories: India geography stubs | Cities and towns... Raipur Ranchi is the capital of Jharkhand. Ranchi was the center of the Jharkhand movement for a separate state for the tribal regions of South Bihar. Jharkhand was formed in 1999 by carving out the tribal districts of South Bihar. As a part of Bihar, it used to be the summer... Ranchi Shillong is the capital of Meghalaya, one of the smaller states in India. Shillong is also the district headquarter of East Khasi Hills District. Shillong is situated at an altitude of 4,908ft (1,496 m) above sea level. The population of this city is around 150 thousands. Shillong has... Shillong Shimla Shimla (शिमला) is the capital of Himachal Pradesh and a hill station in North India. Geography Located at an average height of 2000 meters (5500 ft) above mean sea level in the middle Himalayas, this small city is surrounded by fir and pine forests. Transportation... ShimlaSilvassa Srinagar is a city in Jammu and Kashmir, India, in the Western Himalayas. It is situated in the valley of Kashmir, on both banks of the Jehlum. It is the summer capital of the state government of Jammu and Kashmir. The city was founded by the King Pravarasena over 2... Srinagar Indian Coffee House Thiruvananthapuram or Thiruvanathapuram (formerly known as Trivandrum) is the capital (population - 889,191 (2001)) of the state of Kerala, India. The city is part of a district, also called Thiruvananthapuram, one of the 14 districts of Kerala. It is the second largest city in Kerala, and under... Thiruvananthapuram


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The administrative capital, Kavaratti is the most developed of the islands with the highest percentage of non-islanders as residents.
Kavaratti also has an aquarium with several colourful species of fish.
Furthest from Kavaratti island, 200 km away to the south and also nearest to the Maldives, Minicoy has a lighthouse built by the British in 1885.
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