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List of islands of India

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Title: List of islands of India  
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List of islands of India

One of the islands in Lakshadweep

This is a partial list of islands of India.


  • Andaman Islands 1
  • Nicobar Islands 2
  • Islands of Mumbai Harbour 3
  • Tamil Nadu 4
  • River islands 5
    • Kaveri River 5.1
    • Other rivers 5.2
  • Others 6
  • References 7
  • See also 8

Andaman Islands

Nicobar Islands

Islands of Mumbai Harbour

Tamil Nadu

  • The Island, Chennai
  • Srirangam Island
  • Quibble Island
  • Gulf of Mannar Marine National Park
    • The islands (listed southwest to northeast) include four in the Tuticorin group:
      • Vaan, 16.00 ha [1]
      • Koswari, 19.50 ha
      • Vilanguchalli, 0.95 ha , now 1 m below mean low tide level as a result of excessive coral mining.
      • Kariyachalli, 16.46 ha ;
    • three in the Vembar group:
      • Uppu Thanni, 22.94 ha, elevation 4 m
      • Puluvini Challi, 6.12 ha, elevation 5.5 m
      • Nalla Thanni, 101.00 ha, elevation 11.9 m (recently populated) ;
    • seven in the Kilakarai group:
      • Anaipar, 11.00 ha, elevation 2.1 m
      • Vali Munai, 6.72 ha, elevation 1.2 m
      • Poovarasan Patti, 0.50 ha, elevation 1.2 m
      • Appa, 28.63 ha, elevation 6.4 m
      • Talairi, 75.15 ha, elevation 2.7 m
      • Valai 10.10 ha, elevation 3.0 m
      • Mulli, 10.20 ha, elevation 1.2 m ;
    • and seven in the Mandapam group:
      • Musal, 124.00 ha, elevation 0.9 m (recently populated)
      • Manoli, 25.90 ha
      • Manoli-Putti 2.34 ha
      • Poomarichan 16.58 ha
      • Pullivasal, 29.95 ha
      • Kurusadai, 65.80 ha was recently populated.

River islands

Kaveri River

Other rivers


Topographic Map (NE)
Topographic Map (SW)


  1. ^ IOM (2007). "Gulf of Mannar Biosphere Reserve:". Ecologically Important Areas of Tamil Nadu Coast. Institute for Ocean Management, Anna University. Retrieved 2007-10-15. 
  2. ^ "Statistics". Government of Puducherry. 

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