Prafulla Kumar Mahanta Age, Wiki, Wife, Family, Biography, Caste, Birthday, Height, Weight, Affairs & More

Prafulla Kumar Mahanta
The former Chief Minister of Assam, Shri Prafulla Kumar Mahanta calling on the Minister of State for Culture and Tourism (Independent Charge), Dr. Mahesh Sharma, in New Delhi on July 20, 2017 (cropped).jpg
Member of Legislative Assembly
Assumed office
Preceded byGirindra Kumar Baruah
Member of Legislative Assembly
In office
Preceded byMukut Sharma
Succeeded byMukut Sharma
ConstituencyNowgong Sadar Assembly Constituency
14th Chief Minister of Assam
In office
15 May 1996 – 17 May 2001
Preceded byBhumidhar Barman
Succeeded byTarun Gogoi
In office
24 December 1985 – 28 November 1990
Preceded byHiteswar Saikia
Succeeded byPresident’s Rule
President, Asom Gana Parishad
In office
26 April 2012 – 14 July 2014
Preceded byChandra Mohan Patowary
Succeeded byAtul Bora
In office
December, 1985 – 6 September 2001
Preceded byPosition Established
Succeeded byBrindaban Goswami
Personal details
Born23 December 1952 (age 67)
Political partyAsom Gana Parishad
Spouse(s)Dr. Joyasree Goswami Mahanta
ChildrenTwo sons & One daughter
Alma materGauhati University (, Gauhati University (LLB)

Prafulla Kumar Mahanta is an Indian Politician who was the leader of the Assam Movement, a former Chief Minister of Assam (two terms) and the President of the Asom Gana Parishad (AGP), a major political party in the Indian state of Assam. He became the chief minister in the state when the AGP came to power in 1985 becoming the youngest Chief Minister of an Indian state.


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