The Andaman Islands are an archipelago in India’s Bay of Bengal. The territory’s capital is the Andamanese town of Port Blair. There are 572 islands in the territory having an area of 8,073 km2 (3,117 sq mi). Of these, about 34 are permanently inhabited. These roughly 300 islands are known for their palm-lined, white-sand beaches, mangroves and rain forested interiors. Surrounded with coral reefs that support marine life including sharks and rays, they’re destinations for scuba diving and snorkelling. They’re also popular for water skiing, windsurfing and fishing. Oceanside camping and hiking is possible on some islands. Hindi and English are the official languages of the islands. Bengali is the dominant language and most spoken language in the Andaman-Nicobar Islands with 70% of the population speaking Bengali. Coconut and arecanut are the cash crops of Nicobar group of islands. There are 1,374 registered small-scale, village and handicrafts units. Two units are export-oriented in the line of fish processing activity. Apart from this, there are shells and wood based handicraft units. There are also four medium-sized industrial units. The Andaman and Nicobar Islands Integrated Development Corporation has spread its wings in the field of tourism, fisheries, industries and industrial financing and functions as authorised agents for Alliance Air/Jet Airways. The Islands have become a tourist destination, due to the draw of their largely unspoiled virgin beaches and waters. Get free job alerts for govt jobs in Andaman & Nicobar with Naukri Nama, Latest Jobs in Andaman & Nicobar, and Govt Jobs Openings in Andaman & Nicobar 2017. Don’t let any opportunity swipe away, be updated and Grab Latest Andaman & Nicobar recruitment news 2017, jobs for diploma holders, iti jobs, and jobs for 10th and 12th pass. Always be the first to know every Job Opening in Andaman Islands, only with Naukri Nama.