It is part of great Nicobar group of Islands. It has
thick growth of commercial vegetation.
The inhabitants from nearby Kondul and Little Nicobar islands visit the islet. They have planted the Coconut and Arracknut trees on this islet.
The light provides
much needed assistance to local fishing boats as well as the vessels
sailing on Campbell Bay - Port Blair route.
The island hill is perpendicularly rising from sea
on Western side. Only a small stretch of beach on eastern side serves
as landing point for the boats.