LIST OF CABINET MINISTERS (AS ON 24/05/2018)

 

List of Cabinet Ministers in India is an important static GK topic for MBA, Bank PO and other competitive exams. You can expect at least 1 to 2 questions from Cabinet Ministers in India in any competitive exams.


Important Points regarding Union Council of Ministers

  • Union Council of Ministers exercises the executive powers.
  • It is composed of all the Union Ministers – Cabinet Ministers, Ministers of State and Deputy Ministers.
  • Cabinet Ministers are those who are members of the Cabinet and are real policy-makers of the Council.

Cabinet Ministers

PortfolioMinisterTook officeLeft officeParty
Prime Minister
Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions
Department of Atomic Energy
Department of Space
All important policy issues and all other portfolios not allocated to any Minister.
 Narendra Modi30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of Defence Rajnath Singh30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of Home Affairs Amit Shah30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of Finance
Minister of Corporate Affairs
 Nirmala Sitharaman30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of External Affairs Subrahmanyam Jaishankar30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of Road Transport and Highways
Minister of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises
 Nitin Gadkari30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of Textiles
Minister of Women and Child Development
 Smriti Irani30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of Railways
Minister of Commerce and Industry
 Piyush Goyal30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of Chemicals and Fertilizers D. V. Sadananda Gowda30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of Tribal Affairs Arjun Munda30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of Food Processing Industries Harsimrat Kaur Badal30 May 2019IncumbentSAD
Minister of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution Ram Vilas Paswan30 May 2019IncumbentLJP
Minister of Law and Justice
Minister of Communications
Minister of Electronics and Information Technology
 Ravi Shankar Prasad30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas
Minister of Steel
 Dharmendra Pradhan30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare
Minister of Rural Developement
Minister of Panchayati Raj
 Narendra Singh Tomar30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of Social Justice and Empowerment Thawar Chand Gehlot30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of Human Resource Development Ramesh Pokhriyal30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of Health and Family Welfare Minister of Science and TechnologyMinister of Earth Sciences Harsh Vardhan30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change
Ministry of Information and Broadcasting Minister of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises
 Prakash Javdekar30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Mahendra Nath Pandey30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of Parliamentary Affairs
Minister of Coal
Minister of Mines
 Pralhad Joshi30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of Jal Shakti Gajendra Singh Shekhawat30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries Giriraj Singh30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises Arvind Sawant30 May 201911 November 2019SS

Ministers of State (Independent Charge)

PortfolioMinisterTook officeLeft officeParty
Minister of State (Independent Charge) of Labour and Employment Santosh Kumar Gangwar30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of State (Independent Charge) of Statistics and Programme Implementation
Minister of State (Independent Charge) of Planning[disambiguation needed]
 Rao Inderjit Singh30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of State (Independent Charge) of Ayurveda, Yoga and Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy (AYUSH)
Minister of State in the Ministry of Defence.
 Shripad Yesso Naik30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of State (Independent Charge) of Development of North Eastern Region
Minister of State in the Prime Minister’s Office
Minister of State in the Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions
Minister of State in the Department of Atomic Energy
Minister of State in the Department of Space
 Dr. Jitendra Singh30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of State (Independent Charge) of Youth Affairs and Sports
Minister of State of Minority Affairs
 Kiren Rijiju30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of State (Independent Charge) of Culture
Minister of State (Independent Charge) of Tourism
 Prahlad Singh Patel30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of State (Independent Charge) of Power
Minister of State (Independent Charge) of New and Renewable Energy
Minister of State of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship
 Raj Kumar Singh30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of State (Independent Charge) of Housing and Urban Affairs
Minister of State (Independent Charge) of Civil Aviation
Minister of State of Commerce and Industry
 Hardeep Singh Puri30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of State (Independent Charge) of Shipping
Minister of State of Chemicals and Fertilizers
 Mansukh L. Mandaviya30 May 2019IncumbentBJP

Ministers of State

PortfolioMinisterTook officeLeft officeParty
Minister of State of Steel Faggan Singh Kulaste30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of State of Health and Family Welfare Ashwini Kumar Choubey30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of State of Parliamentary Affairs
Minister of State of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises
 Arjun Ram Meghwal30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of State of Road Transport and Highways V. K. Singh30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of State of Social Justice and Empowerment Krishan Pal Gurjar30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of State of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution Raosaheb Danve30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of State of Home Affairs G. Kishan Reddy30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of State of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Parshottam Rupala30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of State of Social Justice and Empowerment Ramdas Athawale30 May 2019IncumbentRPI(A)
Minister of State of Rural Development Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of State of Environment, Forest and Climate Change Babul Supriyo30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of State of Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries Sanjeev Kumar Balyan30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of State of Human Resource Development
Minister of State of Communications
Minister of State of Electronics and Information Technology
 Sanjay Shamrao Dhotre30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of State of Finance
Minister of State of Corporate Affairs
 Anurag Thakur30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of State of Railways Suresh Angadi30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of State of Home Affairs Nityanand Rai30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of State of Jal Shakti
Minister of State of Social Justice and Empowerment
 Rattan Lal Kataria30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of State of External Affairs
Minister of State of Parliamentary Affairs
 V. Muraleedharan30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of State of Tribal Affairs Renuka Singh30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of State of Commerce and Industry Som Parkash30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of State of Food Processing Industries Rameswar Teli30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of State of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises
Minister of State of Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries
 Pratap Chandra Sarangi30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of State of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Kailash Choudhary30 May 2019IncumbentBJP
Minister of State of Women and Child Development Debasree Chaudhuri30 May 2019IncumbentBJP

 

 




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