. Where is Indira Point located


A: In Lakshadweep Islands

B: In Andaman Islands

C: In Nicobar Islands

D: In Maldives

 

Best Answer

Explanation:

  • Indira Point, on Great Nicobar Island's Campbell Bay, is India's southernmost point, only 150  kilometres from Sumatra, Indonesia.
  • It's in the tehsil of Great Nicobar.
  • Indira Point's latitude and longitude coordinates are 6°45'38" N, 93°48'85" E.
  • Indira Gandhi visited the spot during her time as India's Prime Minister, and it was given the name Indira Point.
  • Indira Point, formerly known as Pygmalion Point and Parsons Point, is the southernmost point of the Indian Union.
  • This site is only 163  kilometres from Rondo Island in Banda Aceh, Indonesia's northernmost province.

Final Answer:

Hence, the correct option is (c) i.e. In Nicobar Islands

 

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