Lakshadweep

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Lakshadweep
ലക്ഷദ്വീപ്
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A beach at Kavaratti, Lakshadweep.jpg
A beach at Kavaratti
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Ìnagijẹ: Laccadives
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Country India
Regions South India
Formation 1 November 1956
Capital Kavaratti
Ìjọba
 • Administrator Vijay Kumar IAS
 • MP Mohammed Faizal P. P. (Nationalist Congress Party)
Ìtóbi
 • Total 32 km2 (12 sq mi)
Area rank 36th
Agbéìlú (2011 Census)
 • Total 65,473
 • Density 2,000/km2 (5,300/sq mi)
Languages
 • Official Malayalam, English[1]
Mahl (Dhivehi) is spoken on Minicoy Island.
Ethnicity
 • Ethnic groups ≈84.33% Malayali
≈15.67% Mahls
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
ISO 3166 code IN-LD
No. of districts 1
Largest city Andrott
HDI Year 2005
HDI Category high
Website lakshadweep.gov.in

Lakshadweep ( /ləkˈʃɑːdwp/, Lakshadweep.ogg Lakṣadvīp , Lakshadīb), tí a mọ̀ tẹ́lẹ̀ sí Laccadive, Minicoy, and Aminidivi Islands ( /ˌlækədv ˌmɪnɪkɔɪandˌæmɪnˈdvi/)[2] jẹ́ ìkan nínú àwọn agbègbè ìṣòkan ní orílè-èdè India.[3][4]

Àwọn ìtọ́kasí[àtúnṣe | àtúnṣe àmìọ̀rọ̀]

  1. "Language Policy and Linguistic Minorities in India: An Appraisal of the ... - Thomas Benedikter - Google Books". Books.google.com. Retrieved 2015-02-25. 
  2. "The Laccadive, Minicoy and Aminidivi Islands (Alteration Of Name Act), 1973". The Indian Lawyer. 26 August 1973. Retrieved 9 May 2012. 
  3. "Lakshadweep". encyclopedia.com. Archived from the original on 27 January 2010. Retrieved 1 August 2012. 
  4. "About Lakshadweep". lakshadweeptourism.nic.in. Retrieved 1 August 2012.