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February 22, 2019 • 2:09 pm

Modi Cabinet: Complete List of Present Ministers [Updated]


Modi Cabinet Present Ministers



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The much-awaited Cabinet reshuffle by Prime Minister Narendra Modi was taken place on 3rd September 2017. After a long assessment, some important changes have been made by PM Modi in his cabinet.


The changes included the introduction of 9 new ministers, promotion of 4 junior ministers. Here, we are notifying the major changes made by PM Modi according to his assessment.




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Major Changes in Modi Cabinet




Nine (9) new ministers have been introduced to the cabinet as Minister of State (MoS). These new faces can be recognized as below: -



Ashwini Kumar Choubey (MoS Health)


 Virendra Kumar (MoS Women & Child Development and Minority Affairs)


 Gajendra Singh Shekhawat (MoS Agriculture)


 Anant Kumar Hegde (MoS Skill Development)


 Satyapal Singh (MoS HRD and Water Resources)


 Shiv Pratap Shukla (MoS Finance)


 Alphons Pratap (MoS Independence Charge of Tourism and MoS Electronics and IT)


 Raj Kumar Singh (MoS Independent Charge Power and MoS Independent Charge Renewable Energy)


 Hardeep Singh Puri (MoS Independent Charge Housing and Urban Affairs).



Along with these new ministers, 4 juniors ministers were promoted to the Modi Cabinet. These are: -



Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi (now Minister of Minority Affairs)


[dashicons type="awards"] Nirmala Sitharaman (MoS Defence)


[dashicons type="awards"] Piyush Goyal (MoS Railways and holds additional charge of the Coal Ministry)


[dashicons type="awards"] Dharmendra Pradhan (Petroleum and Natural Gas with an additional charge of Skill Development)



Given below are the present portfolios of the Union Council of Ministers after the changes made in the Modi Cabinet: -



Cabinet Ministers of India 2018 [Updated List]




S.No. Minister Portfolio
1. Mr. PM Narendra Modi Department of SpaceDepartment of Atomic energy ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances, and PensionsAll important policy issues and all other portfolios not allocated to any Minister


2. Shri Raj Nath Singh Ministry of Home Affairs
3. Smt. Sushma Swaraj Ministry of External Affairs
4. Shri Arun Jaitley Ministry of Finance & Corporate Affairs
5. Shri Ramvilas Paswan Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food, and Public Distribution
6. Smt. Maneka Sanjay Gandhi Ministry of Women and Child Development
7. Shri Ananthkumar Ministry of Chemicals and FertilizersMinistry of Parliamentary Affairs
8. Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad Ministry of Electronics and Information technology ministry of Law and Justice
9. Shri Jagat Prakash Nadda Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
10. Shri Chaudhary Birender Singh Ministry of Steel
11. Shri Nitin Jairam Gadkari Ministry of Road Transport and HighwayMinistry of shippingMinistry of water resources, River Development, & Ganga Rejuvenation
12. Suresh Prabhu Ministry of Commerce & Industry
13. D.V. Sadananda Gowda Ministry of Statistics & Programme Implementation
14. Sushri Uma Bharati Minister of Drinking water & Sanitation
15. Nirmala Sitharaman Minister of Defense
16. Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi Minister of Minority Affairs
17. Dr. Harsh Vardhan Ministry of Earth SciencesMinistry of Environment, Forest, and Climate ChangeMinistry of Science and Technology
18. Dharmendra Pradhan Minister of Skill Development & EntrepreneurshipMinister of Petroleum & Gas
19. Piyush Goyal Minister of Railways
20. Smriti Zubin Irani Minister of Information
21. Shri Ashok Gajapathi Raju Pusapati Ministry of Civil Aviation
22. Shri Anant Geete Ministry of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises
23. Smt. Harsimrat Kaur Badal Ministry of Food Processing Industries
24. Shri Narendra Singh Tomar Ministry of MinesMinistry of Panchayati RajMinistry of Rural Development
25. Shri Jual Oram Ministry of Tribal Affairs
26. Shri Radha Mohan Singh Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare
27. Shri Thaawar Chand Gehlot Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment
28. Shri Prakash Javadekar Ministry of Human Resource Development



List of Ministers of State 2018 (Independent charge)



S.No. Minister Portfolio
1. Inderjit Singh Rao Minister of Planning; Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers
2. Santosh Kumar Gangwar Ministry of Labor & Employment
3. Mahesh Sharma Miniter of Culture; Ministry of Environment, Forest & Climate Change
4. Col. Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore Ministry of Youth Affairs & sports ministry of Information and Broadcasting
5. Raj Kumar Singh Ministry of Power, Ministry of New & Renewable Energy
6. Hardeep Singh Puri Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs
7. Alphons Kannanthanam Ministry of Tourism; Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology
8. Shri Shripad Yesso Naik Department of Ayurveda, Yoga, and Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy (AYUSH)
9. Dr. Jitendra Singh Ministry of Development of North Eastern region department of Atomic Energy, Department of Space,Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions,

Prime Minister's Office

10. Shri Giriraj Singh Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises
11. Shri Manoj Sinha Ministry of Communications; Ministry of Railways



List of Ministers of State 2018


S.No. Minister Portfolio
1. Vijay Goel Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs; Ministry of Statistics & Programme Implementation
2. Radhakrishnan P Ministry of Finance; Ministry of Shipping
3. SS Ahluwalia Ministry of Drinking Water & Sanitation
4. Haribhai Parthibhai Chaudhary Ministry of Mines & Coal
5. VK Singh Ministry of External Affairs
6. Shiv Pratap Shukla Ministry of Finance
7. Ashwini Kumar Choubey Ministry of Health &Ffamily Affairs
8. Sudarshan Bhagat Ministry of Tribal Affairs
9. Virendra Kumar Ministry of Women & Child Development; Minority Affairs
10. Anantkumar Hegde Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship
11. Babul Supriyo Ministry of Heavy Industries & Public Enterprises
12. Arjun Ram Meghwal Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs, Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation
13. Krishna Raj Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare
14. Anupriya Patel Ministry of Health & Family Affairs
15. CR Chaudhary Ministry of Commerce & Industry
16. PP Chaudhary Ministry of Corporate Affairs
17. Gajendra Singh Shekhawat Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare
18. Shri Ram Kripal Yadav Ministry of Rural Development
19. Shri Hansraj Gangaram Ahir Ministry of Home Affairs
20. Shri Upendra Kushwaha Ministry of Human Resource Development
21. Shri Kiren Rijiju Ministry of Home Affairs
22. Shri Vishnu Deo Sai Ministry of Steel
23. Shri Y.S. Chowdary Ministry of Science and technology ministry of Earth Sciences
24. Shri Jayant Sinha Ministry of Civil Aviation
25. Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti Ministry of Food Processing Industries
26. Shri Ramdas Athawale Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment
27. Shri Ramesh Chandappa Jigajinagi Ministry of Drinking Water & Sanitation
28. Shri Rajen Gohain Ministry of Railways
29. Shri Parshottam Rupala Ministry of Agriculture & Farmer's welfare ministry of Panchayati Raj
30. Shri M.J. Akbar Ministry of External Affairs
31. Shri Jaswant Singh Sumanbhai Bhabhor Ministry of Tribal Affairs
32. Shri Mansukh L. Mandaviya Ministry of Road Transport and HighwaysMinistry of ShippingMinistry of Chemicals and Fertilizers
33. Dr. Subhash Ramrao Bhamre Ministry of Defence
34. Shri Ajay Tamta Ministry of Textiles
35. Dr. Satya Pal Singh Ministry of Human Resource DevelopmentMinistry of Water Resources, River Development, and Ganga Rejuvenation




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