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February 21, 2019 • 3:06 pm

List of Chief Minister of India for All States - Latest & Updated List




India is one of the biggest democratic Countries in the world that allows its citizens to vote and elect their representative for each state. After all, to execute the emerging power, there is a need of deserving leaders, who could represent the State and work for the welfare of their citizens.

The Chief Minister is the representative head of the council of ministers in a state. There are 29 states and 7 Union Territories in India at present.

The CM is known as the real head of the state with ‘de facto executive powers’  unlike Deputy CM and Governors, who are ‘de jure heads’.


Do you know the names of all the Chief Ministers of India? Well, this is the most crucial topic of General Knowledge about which every Indian citizen and especially the Government Jobs 2018 Aspirants must know.


Here in this blog, we have provided the detailed list of Chief Ministers of India along with their State’s names and pictures. You can also see their roles and responsibilities below -





Chief Minister of India - Roles, Duties, Power and Authorities



The Chief Minister of India is elected for a period of five years as a representative of Legislative assembly (Vidhan Sabha) and serve the state until he remains on the seat or the next elections occur.


The role and powers of a CM are not less than a Prime Minister of our country. Some of them are given below –


He has the power to select the members and form a council of ministers to execute the different organizations in a state.


CM is considered as the Link between the Governor and Council of Ministers. He represents his entire team. He has the power to decide the economic growth, budget, Infrastructures, and overall development of the state.


He is the chief spokesperson of the government, who interacts with the citizens and media explaining the government policies, welfare and development of the state.



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List of Chief Minister of All the 29 States & 7 UTs along with the List of Vice Chief Ministers



Do you know who is the Chief Minister of India and its 29 states? No? Don’t worry!  Eduncle is here to serve you well.


As you have gone through the necessary roles & duties of the Chief Ministers of Indian States, now it’s time to unveil their names. Let’s go through the current representatives from the chief minister list given below -




List of Indian States & their Chief Ministers



States Chief Minister of India Pictures
Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh Nara Chandrababu Naidu  Nara-Chandrababu-Naidu
Chief Minister of Arunachal Pradesh Pema Khandu  Pema-Khandu
Chief Minister of Assam Sarbananda Sonowal  Sarbananda-Sonowal
Chief Minister of Bihar Nitish Kumar  Nitish-kumar
Chief Minister of Chhattisgarh Raman Singh  Raman-Singh
Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar  Manohar-Parrikar
Chief Minister of Gujarat Vijay Ramniklal Rupani  Vijay-Ramniklal-Rupani
Chief Minister of Haryana Manohar Lal  Manohar-Lal
Chief Minister of Himachal Pradesh Jai Ram Thakur  Jai Ram Thakur
Jammu and Kashmir Mehbooba Mufti Sayeed  Mehbooba-Mufti-Sayeed
Chief Minister of Jharkhand Raghubar Das  Raghubar-Das
Chief Minister of Karnataka Siddaramaiah  Siddaramaiah
Chief Minister of Kerala Pinarayi Vijayan  Pinarayi-Vijayan
Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh Shivraj Singh Chouhan  Shivraj-Singh-Chouhan
Chief Minister of Maharashtra Devendra Fadnavis  Devendra-Fadnavis
Chief Minister of Manipur Nongthombam Biren Singh  Nongthombam-Biren-Singh
Chief Minister of Meghalaya Dr. Mukul Sangma  Dr.-Mukul-Sangma
Chief Minister of Mizoram Lal Thanhawla  Lal-Thanhawla
Nagaland Chief Minister T.R. Zeliang  T.R.-Zeliang
Chief Minister of Odisha Naveen Patnaik  Naveen-Patnaik
Chief Minister of Punjab Captain Amarinder Singh  Captain-Amarinder-Singh
Chief Minister of Rajasthan Vasundhara Raje Scindia  Vasundhara-Raje-Scindia
Chief Minister of Sikkim Pawan Kumar Chamling  Pawan-Kumar-Chamling
Chief Minister of TamilNadu Edappadi K. Palaniswami  Edappadi-K.-Palaniswami
Chief Minister of Telangana K. Chandrasekhar Rao  K.-Chandrasekhar-Rao
Chief Minister of Tripura Manik Sarkar  Manik-Sarkar
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath  Yogi-Adityanath
Chief Minister of Uttarakhand Trivendra Singh Rawat  Trivendra-Singh-Rawat
Chief Minister of West Bengal Mamata Banerjee  Mamata-Banerjee



List of Chief Ministers of Union Territories of India


Union Territories are the independent states ruled directly by the Central Government. The representatives of Union Territories are known as Lieutenant Governors.



Union Territories Chief Ministers/Lieutenant Governors and Administrators Pictures
Andaman and Nicobar Islands Devendra Kumar Joshi  Devendra-Kumar-Joshi
Chandigarh Vijayendrapal Singh Badnore  Vijayendra pal Singh Badnore
Dadar and Nagar Haveli Praful Khoda Patel  Praful-Khoda-Patel
Daman and Diu Praful Khoda Patel  Praful-Khoda-Patel
Chief Minister of Delhi Arvind Kejriwal  Arvind-Kejriwal
Lakshadweep Farooq Khan  Farooq-Khan
Puducherry Vela Narayanasamy  Vela-Narayanasamy




List of Vice Chief Minister of India


Vice or Deputy Chief Minister is the part of the council of ministers that represent the organization on behalf of the Chief Minister. The post of Deputy Chief Minister doesn’t exist in the Indian Constitution, they are the appended leaders.


Given below is the list of Deputy/Vice Chief Minister of India -



States Deputy Chief Minister of India Pictures
Deputy CM of Andhra Pradesh Nimmakayala Chinarajappa  Nimmakayala-Chinarajappa
Vice Chief Minister of Bihar Sushil Kumar Modi  Sushil-Kumar-Modi
Deputy Chief Minister of Delhi Manish Sisodia  Manish Sisodia
Deputy Chief of Minister Goa Francis D'souza  Francis-D'souza
Deputy Chief Minister of Gujarat Nitinbhai Ratilal Patel  Nitinbhai-Ratilal-Patel
Deputy Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir Nirmal Singh  Nirmal-Singh
Deputy CM of Tamil Nadu O. Panneerselvam  O.-Panneerselvam
Deputy Chief Minister of Telangana Mohammad Ali  Mohammad-Ali
Deputy CM of UP Dr. Dinesh Sharma  Dr.-Dinesh-SharmaShri-Keshav-Prasad-Maurya
Shri Keshav Prasad Maurya



What are Some of the Interesting Facts about Chief Minister of India?



After getting introduced with the Current Chief Ministers of India do you want to get more knowledge about them?

If Yes! Here is the Collection of some Interesting and knowledge boosting facts that might be still unknown to you.




 1. Salary of Chief Minister of India


Many of you might be eager to know about the salary of the Chief Minister, right?


Whether we talk about Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Salary or Salary of Chief Minister of Delhi, all of them relish attractive amount with several pay allowances like constituency allowances, sumptuary allowances and many benefits accompanied with basic pay.


The salary of Chief Minister varies from state to state as per the Article 164 in Indian Constitutions and is decided by the respective State Legislature of India.




2. Longest Time Chief Ministers in India


If we explore the list of longest serving Chief Minister of India, the name that comes at top is Jyoti Basu (Former Chief Minister West Bengal). He holds the record of Chief Minister for longest period in India of 23 years (1977-2000).


Other long time Chief Minister of India are - Narendra Modi, Sheila Dixit, Chandra Babu Naidu, who carried out the overall development in their respective states effectively throughout their lengthy career.


3. Who is the First Woman Chief Minister of India?


The power of women is not the story of the modern world, but they have proved their importance since past decades too.

Till now, sixteen women have served the Nation as CMs with their potential and practice.


Sucheta Kriplani was the first woman Chief Minister of UP as well as the first lady Chief Minister of India.


Currently, Vasundhara Raje (Present Chief Minister of Rajasthan), Mamata Banerjee (Present Chief Minister of West Bengal), Mehbooba Mufti (Present Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir) are in Authorities.



How was your experience in getting introduced to the representatives of our country? This information is not only helpful for various Government Competitive Exams, but it will also enhance the individual’s basic knowledge and fundamentals for General Knowledge.



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