Assam Legislative Assembly


Keshab Mahanta

Constituency: 89-Kaliabor L.A.C.
Father's Name : Late Kamal Ch. Mahanta
Mother's Name Smt. Kanchan Mahanta
Date of Birth
(With Birth place)
06/07/1959 (Kaliabor)
Present Address Cottage No.24, Old M.L.A's Hostel, P.S. Dispur, P.O. Assam Sachivalaya, Guwahati-6.
Permanent Address Vill. Balisatra,
P.O. Kuwarital,
P.S. Kaliabor,
Dist. Nagaon,
Marital Status Married
Date of marriage 21st November, 1997
Spouse's Name Smti. Chayanika Mahanta
Children(s) Two Daughters
Educational Qualifications M.A. in Pol. Science (G.U.)
Profession Politics
Positions Held M.L.A., Chairman, Committee on Public Accounts,
Chief Whip (AGP Legislature Party),
General Secretary, AGP,
M.L.A., Minister
Hobbies Collectioin of books, student's welfare and Social Works.
Special Interest Strenthening Youth Organisations.
Favourite Past Time and recreation -
Social Cultural Activities
  • Ex-General Secretary of Kaliabor Central Student Union (Regional Unit of AASU),
  • Asstt. Gen. Secy. of Nagaon Dist. Student's Union (District Unit of AASU),
  • General Secretary, Kaliabor Central Gana Sangram Parishad (During the period of Six year long Assam Movement),
  • Cultural & Publicity Secy. All Assam Student Union,
  • President of All Assam Student Union,
  • Advisor of All Assam Student Union Central Executive, N-E Student Organisation,
  • Co-ordinator of Manab Adhikari Parishad Assam,
  • Lecturer, Deptt. of Pol. Science in Kaliabor College,
  • Founder Secretary of Kaliabor B. Ed. College and Kaliabor Junior College,
  • Nominee of American Bio-Graphical Society.
Any other information
  • Member of Paliament, 11th Lok Sabha,
  • 1996 Chairman of Housefed,
  • Ex-President of Assam Yuba Parishad,
  • Ex-President of Assam Hockey Association,
  • Chief Advisor of Assam Hockey Association,
  • Ex-Chairman of Technical Committee, Indian Hockey Federation.
  • Ex-Vice President of Indian Hockey Federation.
  • General Secretary, Indian hockey Federation,
  • Delegate of International Hockey Cong. (Netherlands) 1998,
  • Manager, Indian Hockey Team for International Tournament held at Malaysia,
  • Observer from Indian Hockey Federation at Asian Games, Bangkok.
  • Observer from Indian Hockey Federation at Sydney, Olympic.
  • President, Adorani Somity 73rd Asom Sahitya Sabha, Kaliabor Adhibasan held on 1st to 4th February, 2015.
  • President, Kaliabor District Sports Association.
Political Party Affiliation Asom Gana Parishad (A.G.P.)
Date on which elected to the 12th Assembly 11-05-2006
Date on which elected to the 13th Assembly 13-05-2011
Date on which elected to the 14th Assembly 19-05-2016