Which island group of India is larger in size?

Answer: The two island groups are Lakshwadeep and Andaman & Nicobar islands. Lakshwadeep is in Arabian sea while Andaman & Nicobar islands are in Bay of Bengal. The latter is comparatively bigger than former.

Which group of island are larger in size?

Islands 100,000 km2 (38,600 sq mi) and greater

Rank Island Area (sq mi)
1 Greenland (main island) 822,700
2 New Guinea 303,381
3 Borneo 288,869
4 Madagascar (main island) 226,658

Which is the largest and smallest island in India?

The Bitra Island is the smallest inhabited island in the territory having a land area of 0.105 sq km. It has a length of 0.57 km and a width of 0.28 km at the broadest point.


Island at a glance
Distance to Malabar coast 483 km from Kochi
Total geographical Area 0.10 sq.Kms
Maximum Length 0.57 km
Width 0.28 km

Which is the largest island in India Class 9?

Option C: Andaman and Nicobar islands are a group of islands located in the Bay of Bengal. Andaman and Nicobar is also a union territory of the country. It has a total area of 8250 km square. Option D: Lakshadweep is a group of small islands in the Laccadive Sea, off the coast of Kerala.

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Which is the largest single island in India?

Complete answer: Great Nicobar is the southernmost and most gigantic of the Nicobar Islands of India, north of Sumatra.

What are two island groups?

Two groups of islands are the Lakshwadeep islands and the Andamar and Nicobar Islands.

Which Union territory has largest size?

Largest Union Territory in India in terms of Area

S. No. Union Territory Name Area (km2)
1 Jammu and Kashmir 125,535
2 Ladakh 96,701
3 Andaman and Nicobar Islands 8,249
4 Delhi 1,484

Is Indira Point visible today?

Indira Point is the Southernmost point of India. It is situated in the Great Nicobar group of Islands. Indira Point is not visible today because it was submerged under the sea in the 2004 Tsunami.

Which country is near to Great Nicobar?

(d) Sri Lanka. Explanation: Sumatra is closest to Great Nicobar. The distance between the two places is 1,192 kms.