Diu Island

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Diu Island
Geography
Area 38.8 km2 (15.0 sq mi)
Country
India
UT Daman and Diu
District Diu
Demographics
Population 44000+

Diu Island is lying off the south coast of Gujarat's Kathiawar peninsula, separated from the mainland by a tidal creek. It has an area of 40 km², and a population of 44,110 (2001 census).

It belongs to Diu District and lies 5 km to the east of Diu Head. Diu is originally a part of union territory of Daman and Diu. Both sharing same member of parliament.

The town of Diu and Diu Fort are located on the island. There is also an airport, Diu Airport.