Saturday, April 20, 2024


Land ❯  Districts ❯  Puducherry ❯   Karaikal  ❯   Mahe  ❯   Yanam


Pondicherry comprises of four coastal regions/districts namely Pondicherry, Karaikal, Mahe, and Yanam. Pondicherry and Karaikal are situated on the East Coasts in Tamil Nadu, Yanam in Andhra Pradesh, and Mahe on the West Coast in Kerala. Pondicherry is the capital of the Union territory. Karaikal lies about 150 km south of Pondicherry and Yanam about 840 km north-east of Pondicherry on the Andhra Coast. Mahe lies almost parallel to Pondicherry, 653 km away on the west coast in Kerala.

Area in Sq Km
Population (2011)
1. Puducherry 290 946,600 Puducherry
2. Karaikal 161 200,314 Karaikal
3. Mahe 9 41,934 Mahe
4. Yanam 20 55,616 Yanam