PM congratulates all those inducted in Council of Ministers

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The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has congratulated all the colleagues who have taken oath today and wished them the very best for their ministerial tenure.

In a tweet, the Prime Minister said, “I congratulate all the colleagues who have taken oath today and wish them the very best for their ministerial tenure. We will continue working to fulfil aspirations of the people and build a strong and prosperous India. #Govt4Growth”

 

Shri Narendra Modi

Prime Minister and also in-charge of:

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

 

CABINET MINISTERS

 

Shri Raj Nath Singh

Minister of Defence

 

Shri Amit Shah

Minister of Home Affairs; and

Minister of Cooperation

 

Shri Nitin Jairam Gadkari

Minister of Road Transport and Highways

 

Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman

Minister of Finance; and

Minister of Corporate Affairs

 

Shri Narendra Singh Tomar

Minister of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare

 

Dr. Subrahmanyam Jaishankar

Minister of External Affairs

 

Shri Arjun Munda

Minister of Tribal Affairs

 

Smt. Smriti Zubin Irani

Minister of Women and Child Development

 

Shri Piyush Goyal

Minister of Commerce and Industry;

Minister of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution; and

Minister of Textiles

 

Shri Dharmendra Pradhan

Minister of Education; and

Minister of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship

 

Shri Pralhad Joshi

Minister of Parliamentary Affairs;

Minister of Coal; and

Minister of Mines

 

Shri Narayan Tatu Rane

Minister of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises

 

Shri Sarbananda Sonowal

Minister of Ports, Shipping and Waterways; and

Minister of AYUSH

 

Shri Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

Minister of Minority Affairs

 

Dr. Virendra Kumar

Minister of Social Justice and Empowerment

 

Shri Giriraj Singh

Minister of Rural Development; and

Minister of Panchayati Raj

 

Shri Jyotiraditya M. Scindia

Minister of Civil Aviation

 

Shri Ramchandra Prasad Singh

Minister of Steel

 

Shri Ashwini Vaishnaw

Minister of Railways;

Minister of Communications; and

Minister of Electronics and Information Technology

 

Shri Pashu Pati Kumar Paras

Minister of Food Processing Industries

 

Shri Gajendra Singh Shekhawat

Minister of Jal Shakti

 

Shri Kiren Rijiju

Minister of Law and Justice

 

Shri Raj Kumar Singh

Minister of Power; and

Minister of New and Renewable Energy

 

Shri Hardeep Singh Puri

Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas; and

Minister of Housing and Urban Affairs

 

Shri Mansukh Mandaviya

Minister of Health and Family Welfare; and

Minister of Chemicals and Fertilizers

 

Shri Bhupender Yadav

Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change; and

Minister of Labour and Employment

 

Dr. Mahendra Nath Pandey

Minister of Heavy Industries

 

Shri Parshottam Rupala

Minister of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairying

 

Shri G. Kishan Reddy

Minister of Culture;

Minister of Tourism; and

Minister of Development of North Eastern Region

 

Anurag Singh Thakur

Minister of Information and Broadcasting; and

Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports

 

 

MINISTERS OF STATE (INDEPENDENT CHARGE)

 

Rao Inderjit Singh

Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation;

Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Planning; and

Minister of State in the Ministry of Corporate Affairs

 

Dr. Jitendra Singh

Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Science and Technology;

Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Earth Sciences;

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; and

Minister of State in the Department of Space

 

MINISTERS OF STATE

 

Shri Shripad Yesso Naik

Minister of State in the Ministry of Ports, Shipping and Waterways; and

Minister of State in the Ministry of Tourism

 

Shri Faggansingh Kulaste

Minister of State in the Ministry of Steel; and

Minister of State in the Ministry of Rural Development

 

Shri Prahalad Singh Patel

Minister of State in the Ministry of Jal Shakti; and

Minister of State in the Ministry of Food Processing Industries

 

Shri Ashwini Kumar Choubey

Minister of State in the Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution; and

Minister of State in the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change

 

Shri Arjun Ram Meghwal

Minister of State in the Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs; and

Minister of State in the Ministry of Culture

 

General (Retd.) V. K. Singh

Minister of State in the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways; and

Minister of State in the Ministry of Civil Aviation

 

Shri Krishan Pal

Minister of State in the Ministry of Power; and

Minister of State in the Ministry of Heavy Industries

 

Shri Danve Raosaheb Dadarao

Minister of State in the Ministry of Railways;

Minister of State in the Ministry of Coal; and

Minister of State in the Ministry of Mines

 

Shri Ramdas Athawale

Minister of State in the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment

 

Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti

Minister of State in the Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution; and

Minister of State in the Ministry of Rural Development

 

Dr. Sanjeev Kumar Balyan

Minister of State in the Ministry of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairying

 

Shri Nityanand Rai

Minister of State in the Ministry of Home Affairs

 

Shri Pankaj Chaowdhary

Minister of State in the Ministry of Finance

 

Smt. Anupriya Singh Patel

Minister of State in the Ministry of Commerce and Industry

 

Prof. S. P. Singh Baghel

Minister of State in the Ministry of Law and Justice

 

Shri Rajeev Chandrasekhar

Minister of State in the Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship; and

Minister of State in the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology

 

Sushri Shobha Karandlaje

Minister of State in the Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare

 

Shri Bhanu Pratap Singh Verma

Minister of State in the Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises

 

Smt. Darshana Vikram Jardosh

Minister of State in the Ministry of Textiles; and

Minister of State in the Ministry of Railways

 

Shri V. Muraleedharan

Minister of State in the Ministry of External Affairs; and

Minister of State in the Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs

 

Smt. Meenakashi Lekhi

Minister of State in the Ministry of External Affairs; and

Minister of State in the Ministry of Culture

 

Shri Som Parkash

Minister of State in the Ministry of Commerce and Industry

 

Smt. Renuka Singh Saruta

Minister of State in the Ministry of Tribal Affairs

 

Shri Rameswar Teli

Minister of State in the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas; and

Minister of State in the Ministry of Labour and Employment

 

Shri Kailash Choudhary

Minister of State in the Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare

 

Smt. Annpurna Devi

Minister of State in the Ministry of Education

 

Shri A. Narayanaswamy

Minister of State in the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment

Shri Kaushal Kishore

Minister of State in the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs

 

Shri Ajay Bhatt

Minister of State in the Ministry of Defence; and

Minister of State in the Ministry of Tourism

 

Shri B. L. Verma

Minister of State in the Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region; and

Minister of State in the Ministry of Cooperation

 

Shri Ajay Kumar

Minister of State in the Ministry of Home Affairs

 

Shri Devusinh Chauhan

Minister of State in the Ministry of Communications

 

Shri Bhagwanth Khuba

Minister of State in the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy; and

Minister of State in the Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers

 

Shri Kapil Moreshwar Patil

Minister of State in the Ministry of Panchayati Raj

 

Sushri Pratima Bhoumik

Minister of State in the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment

 

Dr. Subhas Sarkar

Minister of State in the Ministry of Education

Dr. Bhagwat Kishanrao Karad

Minister of State in the Ministry of Finance

 

Dr. Rajkumar Ranjan Singh

Minister of State in the Ministry of External Affairs; and

Minister of State in the Ministry of Education

 

Dr. Bharati Pravin Pawar

Minister of State in the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare

 

Shri Bishweswar Tudu

Minister of State in the Ministry of Tribal Affairs; and

Minister of State in the Ministry of Jal Shakti

 

Shri Shantanu Thakur

Minister of State in the Ministry of Ports, Shipping and Waterways

 

Dr. Munjapara Mahendrabhai

Minister of State in the Ministry of Women and Child Development; and

Minister of State in the Ministry of AYUSH

 

Shri John Barla

Minister of State in the Ministry of Minority Affairs

 

Dr. L. Murugan

Minister of State in the Ministry of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairying; and

Minister of State in the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting

 

Shri Nisith Pramanik

Minister of State in the Ministry of Home Affairs; and

Minister of State in the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports