Alcohol is prohibited in the entire Lakshadweep except in the regions of ____________.
- Kadmat Island
- Agatti Island
- Bangaram Atoll
As per the recent norms set in Lakshadweep, alcohol consumption is no longer prohibited in Bangaram Atoll. Except for this region, the whole Lakshadweep is lawfully considered as a dry place.
Bangaram is an unpeopled area of the Union Territory and is known for the Bangaram Island Beach Resort that had 60 cottages and was made open for tourism in 1974. Sadly, the place was inaccessible owing to the absence of commercial flights. However, with the establishment of Agatti Airport (close to Bangaram), tourism started progressing.
PrevCalm Lakshadweep : This saint preached and spread Islam in Lakshadweep, which is why, more than 90% of the population here is Muslim.
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