Lakshadweep is the smallest union territory of India
consisting of many islands located in the Arabian sea.
The total land area of the territory is 32 square kilometer.
It is located between 8 º- 12-º 13" North
latitude and 71º -74º East longitude, 220
to 440 Kms. away from the coastal city of Kochi in Kerala,
in the emerald Arabian sea.