Earlier this month, there were reports flooding on the new channels, online media and the wildfire social media. In fact it was initiated there in social media itself regarding an island formation near the Kochi coast of Kerala. And some went beyond and gave the island a name as well - “Payarumanni Island”, which translates as “Bean Island” in malayalam. The kidney bean shape might have prompted the person to name it that way.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://blog.smc.org.in/the-mysterious-island-is-no-more-mysterious/