Districts in Lakshadweep
Lakshadweep state map:

Lakshadweep state capital city is Kavaratti. The total area of the state is 32 Km.Sq. According to recent census the total population of the state was 60,650 among them male population is 31,131 and female population is 29,519. Sex ratio of the state is 946 females per 1000 males and literacy rate is 92.28 %.

Lakshadweep state vehicle registration code is LD.

Chief Minister of the state is NA and Governor is Farooq Khan.

Electricity board in Lakshadweep:

  • Lakshadweep Electricity Department

Electricity Tariff Slabs and Rates:

  • 1 to 100 units = Rs.1.25 per unit
  • 101 to 200 units = Rs.2.75 per unit
  • 201 to 300 units = Rs.4.40 per unit
  • 301 and above units = Rs.5.70 per unit

Quick Facts:

State Lakshadweep
Meaning of Lakshadweep Hundred Thousand Islands
Country India
Time Zone IST (UTC+05:30)
State Formation Day Thursday, November 01, 1956
Capital City Kavaratti
People of the state called as Laccadivian
Area 32 Km.sq
Population 60,650
Male Population 31,131
Female Population 29,519
Females per 1000 Males 946
Literacy Rate 92.28 %
State Vehicle Registration Code LD
Languages Malayalam, English and Mahl (Dhivehi)
No. of districts 1
Chief Minister NA
Governor Farooq Khan
Assembly Constituencies NA
Parliamentary Constituencies 1
State Animal Butterfly fish
State Flower
State Bird Noddy Tern
State Tree Bread fruit
Important Festivals of the state:

Bakrid, Id-Ul-Fitr, Muharram, Milad Ul Nabi, are the major festivals celebrated in Lakshadweep state.

Top tourist places in Lakshadweep:

Museum - Agatti, Lagoon, Pitti Island, Minicoy Island, Bangaram Island, Lighthouse, Kadmat Island, Agatti Island, Juma Masjid, Kadmat Islands, Amini Beach, Urja Mosque and Jumaat Mosque are the major tourist attractions of the state.


Coconut, Banana and Pappaya are the major crops that are cultivated mostly in the state.

Important Rivers of the state:

NA are the major rivers that flow in Lakshadweep.

Lakshadweep Cuisine:

rayereha, sannath, rice rotis, Malabar parotta, kadalakka, sambar, rice, Malabar chicken,coconut water are few of the many varieties of Lakshadweep.

List of Medical Collegs in Lakshadweep


NA are the neighbouring states of Lakshadweep.

Districts in the state and their information is given below.

District Population Male Female
Lakshadweep 64429 33106 31323
Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 State Bank Of India 1
2 Syndicate Bank 8
3 UCO Bank 1
4 YES Bank 1