Minicoy Thundi Beach and Kadmat Beach in Lakshadweep were certified under the Blue Flag Certification. The two beaches were added to the list of ‘Blue Beaches’ by the FEE (Foundation for Environment Education).
Both the beaches comply with all the 33 criteria as mandated by the FEE.
The beaches have designated staff for cleanliness and maintenance and also for the safety and security of swimmers.
With this addition, India now has 12 beached with the ‘Blue Flag’ tag.