Mankachar

Mankachar is a census town in South Salmara-Mankachar District in the Indian state of Assam. It is situated at the extreme south-westernmost end of North-East India

Mankachar, Assam
town
Mankachar, Assam is located in Assam
Mankachar, Assam
Mankachar, Assam
Location in Assam, India
Mankachar, Assam is located in India
Mankachar, Assam
Mankachar, Assam
Mankachar, Assam (India)
Coordinates: 25°32′N 89°52′E / 25.53°N 89.87°E / 25.53; 89.87Coordinates: 25°32′N 89°52′E / 25.53°N 89.87°E / 25.53; 89.87
Country India
StateAssam
DistrictSouth Salmara Mankachar
Elevation
27 m (89 ft)
Population
 (2001)
 • Total26,162
Languages
 • OfficialAssamese
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
783131
ISO 3166 codeIN-AS
Vehicle registrationAS

GeographyEdit

Mankachar is located at 25°32′N 89°52′E / 25.53°N 89.87°E / 25.53; 89.87.[1] It has an average elevation of 27 m (89 ft). In the north there is Hatsingimari, in the east and south there is the state of Meghalaya and in the west there is the international border with Bangladesh.

PoliticsEdit

Mankachar is part of Dhubri (Lok Sabha constituency). It is the number 21 constituency of the Assam Legislative Assembly.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Mankachar
  2. ^ "List of Parliamentary & Assembly Constituencies" (PDF). Assam. Election Commission of India. Archived from the original (PDF) on 4 May 2006. Retrieved 5 October 2008.