South Andaman district is a district of the Indian Union Territory of Andaman and Nicobar Islands.Port Blair town, the capital of the Union Territory is the district headquarters.
Geography of South Andaman
South Andaman district covers the 2980 Sq.Km area. South Andaman district is located in the Bay of Bengal.
Latitude of South Andaman city : N 6°’ to N 14°
Longitude of South Andaman city : E 92° to E 94°
About South Andaman
On August 18, 2006, South Andaman district was created by bifurcating the erstwhile Andaman district.
Culture of South Andaman
In South Andaman the main Languages Spoken are : Hindi, Bengali, Tamil, Telugu,Malayalam, Kannada, Nicobarese, English & Tribal Languages. Here mostly Hinduism, Christianity, Islam, Sikhism, Buddhism, Jainism, others (Animism followed by Aboriginal Tribes) religions people stay.
Sub Division of South Andaman District
In south Andaman there is 1 sub division
Tehsils in South Andaman District
South Andaman District there is 3 tehsils
Administrative Structure of South Andaman District
In South Andaman District there is 1 sub division, 3 Tehsil.
Port Blair Tehsil having 41 villages
Ferrargunj tehsils having 53 villages
Little Andaman tehsils having 5 villages
There are 4 primitive tribes in the South Andamans District and they have been recognised as belonging to the Negrito stock, namely Onges,Jarawas,Great Andamanese and Sentinalese besides Nicobarese have been settled at Harminder Bay.
Tourist Place in South Andaman District
Havelock Island(Radha Nagar Beach)
Ross Island(Port Blair)
Mahatma Gandhi Marine National Park
Corbyn's Cove Beach
Little Andaman Island