If a Ship has to go from Chennai Kochi
If a ship has to go from Chennai Kochi, it has to go around Sri Lanka rather than crossing through the Palk Strait, Why?
(a) The Palk strait has disputed islands and the Sri Lankan Navy does not allow the ships to cross through
(b) It is to shallow for ships to cross
(c) Shipping is prohibited through the Strait due to its religious significance connected with the epic Ramayana}
(d) The around Sri Lanka route is actually shorter than crossing through the Palk Strait