Shanimol Osman is an Indian politician from Kerala.[1]

Shanimol Osman
ഷാനിമോള്‍ ഉസ്മാൻ

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Member of the Kerala Legislative Assembly
for Aroor (State Assembly constituency)
Preceded byA. M. Ariff
ConstituencyAroor (State Assembly constituency)
Assumed office
Personal details
Born (1966-05-30) 30 May 1966 (age 53)
Political partyIndian National Congress
Spouse(s)Adv. A. Mohammed Osman
ParentsA. Ibrahimkutty & T E. Surakutty
ProfessionPolitician,social worker

She is the first women leader from Kerala to become the secretary of All India Congress Committee[2] and is an LLB Degree holder.[3] She contested from Alappuzha parliament constituency in 2019 election as Indian National Congress candidate and lost to Adv. A. M. Ariff of Communist Party of India by 9213 votes but in the assembly bypoll elections 2019, She defeated the nearest rival candidate Manu C. Pulickal of the CPI (M) by a margin of 2,079 votes.[4]

Shanimol Osman is the only woman MLA of UDF in the 2016 Kerala Legislative Assembly


  1. ^ "Shanimol Usman 'right candidate' for Ottappalam, Shanta out". 10 April 2016. Retrieved 4 September 2017.
  2. ^ "Congress leader from Kerala, Shanimol Usman was inducted into the reconstituted Congress Working Committee as AICC Secretary today". Times of India. Retrieved 4 September 2017.
  3. ^ പോരിന് മുമ്പെ ചര്‍ച്ചയായത് സ്ഥാനാര്‍ഥി നിര്‍ണയം. Retrieved 4 September 2017.
  4. ^ "Congress Defeats CPI-M In Kerala's Aroor Seat After 18 Years".