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Lakshadweep
ലക്ഷദ്വീപ്
Union Territory
Offeecial seal o Lakshadweep
Seal
Location of Lakshadweep
Coordinates:
Kintra  Indie
Formation 1 November 1956
Caipital Kavaratti
Govrenment
 • Administrator Farooq Khan IPS (Retd.)
 • MP Mohammed Faizal P. P. (Naitionalist Congress Pairty)
Aurie
 • Tot 32 km2 (12 sq mi)
Aurie rank 36t
Population (2011 Census)
 • Tot 65,473
 • Density 2,000/km2 (5,300/sq mi)
Languages[1]
 • Offeecial (de jure) Inglis
 • Offeecial (de facto) Malayalam
 • Additional offeecial Hindi
Ethnicity
 • Ethnic groups ≈84.33% Malayali
≈15.67% Mahls
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
ISO 3166 code IN-LD
Vehicle registration LD
No. o destricts 1
Lairgest ceety Andrott
HDI Increase
0.796
HDI Year 2005
HDI Category high
Wabsteid www.lakshadweep.gov.in

Lakshadweep (/ləkˈʃɑːdwp/, Aboot this soond Lakṣadvīp , Lakshadīb), umwhile kent as the Laccadive, Minicoy, an Aminidivi Islands (/ˌlækədv ˌmɪnkɔɪ/ & /ˌæmnˈdvi/),[2] is a group o islands in the Laccadive Sea, 200 tae 440 kilometres (120 tae 270 mi) aff the sooth wastren coast o Indie. The airchipelago is a Union Territory an is govrened bi the Union Govrenment o Indie.

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  1. "50th Report of the Commissioner for Linguistic Minorities in India" (PDF). 16 Julie 2014. p. 109. Retrieved 6 November 2016. 
  2. "The Laccadive, Minicoy and Aminidivi Islands (Alteration Of Name Act), 1973". The Indian Lawyer. 26 August 1973. Retrieved 9 Mey 2012. 

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