South India includes five major states in peninsular India and the two island groups of Lakshadweep located in the Arabian Sea on the West Coast of India and Andaman and Nicobar located in the Bay Of Bengal on the East Coast of India.
Kochi is a cosmopolitan city in Kerala with a bustling commercial port. Kochi is the financial and commercial capital of Kerala and, with a population of more than 2 million, the biggest urban agglomeration in the state.
Telangana is a state located in Southern India. It is bordered by the states of Maharashtra to the north and north-west, Karnataka to the west, Chhattisgarh to the north-east, and Andhra Pradesh to the south and east.
Pondicherry is a union territory in Southern India. It consists of a number of so-called pockets in three different states: All the territories of Pondicherry were under French occupation before they were peacefully handed over to India.